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Moon: 33.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 1, 2016 at 11:53:12 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:15 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 7:09 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:41 AM 107° East
Moonset Today: 12:41 PM 255° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 54 minutes (+2m 15s)

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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

11:53 PM

Altitude

-34.6°

Heading

355° N

Phase

Night

Day length

13h 54m 13s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 15s

Winter: +4h 34m

Summer: -1h 6m

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 – 3:32 AM
Astro. Twilight3:32 AM – 4:10 AM
Nautical Twilight4:10 AM – 4:45 AM
Civil Twilight4:45 AM – 5:15 AM
Daylight5:15 AM – 7:09 PM
Civil Twilight7:09 PM – 7:38 PM
Nautical Twilight7:38 PM – 8:14 PM
Astro. Twilight8:14 PM – 8:53 PM
Night8:53 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 15:15 AM7:09 PM13:54:13+2:1512:12 PM (65.3°)93.668
May 25:13 AM7:10 PM13:56:28+2:1412:11 PM (65.6°)93.692
May 35:12 AM7:11 PM13:58:41+2:1212:11 PM (65.9°)93.716
May 45:11 AM7:12 PM14:00:52+2:1112:11 PM (66.2°)93.739
May 55:10 AM7:13 PM14:03:02+2:1012:11 PM (66.5°)93.762
May 65:09 AM7:14 PM14:05:11+2:0812:11 PM (66.7°)93.785
May 75:08 AM7:15 PM14:07:18+2:0712:11 PM (67.0°)93.807
* 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

11:53 PM

Altitude

-28.0°

Heading

79° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

33.8%

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 11:41 AM12:41 PM-7:08 AM(37.3°)234,47741.3%
May 22:20 AM1:47 PM-8:00 AM(41.1°)230,87230.2%
May 32:58 AM2:56 PM-8:53 AM(45.5°)227,54419.9%
May 43:35 AM4:07 PM-9:47 AM(50.4°)224,81811.0%
May 54:13 AM5:19 PM-10:42 AM(55.3°)223,0034.5%
May 64:53 AM6:33 PM-11:39 AM(59.8°)222,3440.8%
May 75:37 AM7:45 PM-12:38 PM(63.7°)222,9580.4%
* 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

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryMon 5:39 AMMon 8:07 PMMon 12:53 PM
VenusMon 4:55 AMMon 6:18 PMMon 11:36 AM
MarsMon 9:08 PMTue 6:37 AMTue 1:53 AM
JupiterSun 2:07 PMMon 3:04 AMSun 8:36 PM
SaturnMon 9:39 PMTue 7:15 AMTue 2:27 AM
UranusMon 4:25 AMMon 5:22 PMMon 10:54 AM
NeptuneMon 2:51 AMMon 2:01 PMMon 8:26 AM
PlutoMon 12:00 MidnightMon 9:37 AMMon 4:48 AM
* All times are local time for Beijing.

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