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Moon: 1.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 21, 2014 at 12:15:46 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:01 AM 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:04 PM 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 5:47 AM 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:34 PM 248° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 3 minutes (-3s)

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Today's Sun Position in Nanjing

The Sun's altitude in Nanjing 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

12:15 PM

Altitude

34.4°

Heading

184° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length
10h 3m 4s

-3s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Nanjing today

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Day, night and twilight times in Nanjing 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 – 5:34 AM
Astro. Twilight5:34 AM – 6:03 AM
Nautical Twilight6:03 AM – 6:34 AM
Civil Twilight6:34 AM – 7:01 AM
Daylight7:01 AM – 5:04 PM
Civil Twilight5:04 PM – 5:31 PM
Nautical Twilight5:31 PM – 6:02 PM
Astro. Twilight6:02 PM – 6:32 PM
Night6:32 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Nanjing - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 217:01 AM5:04 PM10:03:04−0:0312:03 PM (34.5°)91.456
Dec 227:02 AM5:05 PM10:03:03< 1s12:03 PM (34.5°)91.450
Dec 237:02 AM5:05 PM10:03:05+0:0212:04 PM (34.5°)91.444
Dec 247:03 AM5:06 PM10:03:10+0:0412:04 PM (34.5°)91.438
Dec 257:03 AM5:06 PM10:03:18+0:0712:05 PM (34.6°)91.433
Dec 267:03 AM5:07 PM10:03:28+0:1012:05 PM (34.6°)91.428
Dec 277:04 AM5:08 PM10:03:42+0:1312:06 PM (34.6°)91.424
* All times are in local Nanjing time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Monday, December 22, 2014 at 7:03 AM in Nanjing. This day is 4 hours, 12 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2112:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 216:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 2310:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 227:03 AM
* All times are local Nanjing time.

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Today's moon in Nanjing

The Moon's path in Nanjing 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 2014 Moon Phases

12:15 PM

Altitude

36.5°

Heading

199° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

1.2%

Moon in Nanjing - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 215:47 AM4:34 PM-11:11 AM(38.6°)231,8371.3%
Dec 226:46 AM5:33 PM-12:09 PM(38.4°)229,3110.2%
Dec 237:42 AM6:36 PM-1:08 PM(39.6°)227,5902.0%
Dec 248:35 AM7:42 PM-2:07 PM(41.9°)226,7676.7%
Dec 259:23 AM8:48 PM-3:03 PM(45.4°)226,82714.1%
Dec 2610:07 AM9:54 PM-3:58 PM(49.5°)227,65423.5%
Dec 2710:49 AM10:59 PM-4:51 PM(54.1°)229,07534.4%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Nanjing time.

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