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Moon: 47.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 25, 2016 at 4:24:49 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:36 AM 75° East
Sunset Today: 6:57 PM 284° West


Moonrise Today: 11:34 PM 68° East
Moonset Today: 1:01 PM 290° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 20 minutes (-2m 26s)

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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

4:24 PM

Altitude

28.1°

Heading

260° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 20m 59s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 26s

Winter: +4h

Summer: -1h 39m

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 – 3:58 AM
Astro. Twilight3:58 AM – 4:34 AM
Nautical Twilight4:34 AM – 5:07 AM
Civil Twilight5:07 AM – 5:36 AM
Daylight5:36 AM – 6:57 PM
Civil Twilight6:57 PM – 7:25 PM
Nautical Twilight7:25 PM – 7:58 PM
Astro. Twilight7:58 PM – 8:34 PM
Night8:34 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 255:36 AM6:57 PM13:20:59−2:2612:16 PM (60.7°)93.954
Aug 265:37 AM6:55 PM13:18:31−2:2712:16 PM (60.4°)93.935
Aug 275:38 AM6:54 PM13:16:04−2:2712:16 PM (60.0°)93.914
Aug 285:38 AM6:52 PM13:13:35−2:2812:16 PM (59.7°)93.894
Aug 295:39 AM6:51 PM13:11:06−2:2912:15 PM (59.3°)93.873
Aug 305:40 AM6:49 PM13:08:36−2:2912:15 PM (58.9°)93.852
Aug 315:41 AM6:47 PM13:06:06−2:3012:15 PM (58.6°)93.831
* 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

4:24 PM

Altitude

-29.3°

Heading

330° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

47.9%

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 25-1:01 PM11:34 PM5:52 AM(64.6°)230,09452.9%
Aug 26-2:05 PM-6:47 AM(66.9°)231,54541.1%
Aug 2712:24 AM3:04 PM-7:44 AM(68.1°)233,22629.9%
Aug 281:19 AM3:58 PM-8:39 AM(68.0°)235,08120.0%
Aug 292:18 AM4:46 PM-9:34 AM(66.8°)237,08111.7%
Aug 303:18 AM5:29 PM-10:26 AM(64.7°)239,2065.6%
Aug 314:19 AM6:07 PM-11:17 AM(61.7°)241,4241.6%
* 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, Thu, Aug 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:50 AMThu 7:40 PMThu 1:45 PMVery difficult to see
VenusThu 7:24 AMThu 7:53 PMThu 1:39 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 1:59 PMThu 11:04 PMThu 6:31 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 7:39 AMThu 7:59 PMThu 1:49 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnThu 1:42 PMThu 11:22 PMThu 6:32 PMPerfect visibility
UranusThu 8:55 PMFri 9:59 AMFri 3:27 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 7:14 PMFri 6:22 AMFri 12:48 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Beijing.

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