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Moon: 9.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 31, 2016 at 8:34:23 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:12 AM 65° East
Sunset Today: 7:29 PM 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:29 AM 66° East
Moonset Today: 5:11 PM 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 16 minutes (-1m 55s)

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Today's Sun Position in Beijing

The Sun's altitude in Beijing today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

8:34 AM

Altitude

37.0°

Heading

97° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 16m 54s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 55s

Winter: +4h 56m

Summer: -43m 29s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Beijing Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Beijing today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 AM – 3:23 AM
Astro. Twilight3:23 AM – 4:04 AM
Nautical Twilight4:04 AM – 4:42 AM
Civil Twilight4:42 AM – 5:12 AM
Daylight5:12 AM – 7:29 PM
Civil Twilight7:29 PM – 7:59 PM
Nautical Twilight7:59 PM – 8:36 PM
Astro. Twilight8:36 PM – 9:17 PM
Night9:17 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 315:12 AM7:29 PM14:16:54−1:5512:21 PM (68.3°)94.359
Aug 15:13 AM7:28 PM14:14:56−1:5712:21 PM (68.0°)94.347
Aug 25:14 AM7:27 PM14:12:57−1:5912:21 PM (67.7°)94.335
Aug 35:15 AM7:26 PM14:10:55−2:0112:21 PM (67.5°)94.323
Aug 45:16 AM7:25 PM14:08:53−2:0212:21 PM (67.2°)94.310
Aug 55:17 AM7:24 PM14:06:48−2:0412:20 PM (66.9°)94.297
Aug 65:18 AM7:22 PM14:04:42−2:0612:20 PM (66.7°)94.283
* All times are local time for Beijing. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 216:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 216:44 PM
* All times are local Beijing time.

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Today's Moon in Beijing

The Moon's path in Beijing today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2016 Moon Phases

8:34 AM

Altitude

63.1°

Heading

139° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

9.9%

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 312:29 AM5:11 PM-9:49 AM(68.3°)232,0679.5%
Aug 13:26 AM6:04 PM-10:46 AM(67.8°)233,7493.8%
Aug 24:27 AM6:51 PM-11:41 AM(66.2°)235,8730.7%
Aug 35:29 AM7:32 PM-12:34 PM(63.6°)238,3530.2%
Aug 46:31 AM8:09 PM-1:24 PM(60.3°)241,0512.1%
Aug 57:32 AM8:43 PM-2:11 PM(56.6°)243,7846.2%
Aug 68:32 AM9:14 PM-2:56 PM(52.6°)246,34612.1%
* All times are local time for Beijing. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Beijing This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jul 31, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:05 AMSun 8:33 PMSun 1:49 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 6:26 AMSun 8:17 PMSun 1:22 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 2:41 PMMon 12:02 AMSun 7:21 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 8:53 AMSun 9:26 PMSun 3:09 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 3:20 PMMon 1:01 AMSun 8:10 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 10:38 PMSun 11:43 AMSun 5:10 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 8:53 PMMon 8:03 AMMon 2:28 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Beijing.

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