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Moon: 32.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 25, 2016 at 10:11:08 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:44 AM 91° East
Sunset Today: 5:47 PM 269° West


Moonrise Today: 12:09 AM 69° East
Moonset Today: 2:07 PM 290° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 2 minutes (-1m 53s)

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Today's Sun Position in Shanghai

The Sun's altitude in Shanghai 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

10:11 AM

Altitude

50.8°

Heading

141° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 2m 46s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 53s

Winter: +1h 55m

Summer: -2h 8m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Shanghai Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Shanghai 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 – 4:23 AM
Astro. Twilight4:23 AM – 4:52 AM
Nautical Twilight4:52 AM – 5:20 AM
Civil Twilight5:20 AM – 5:44 AM
Daylight5:44 AM – 5:47 PM
Civil Twilight5:47 PM – 6:11 PM
Nautical Twilight6:11 PM – 6:39 PM
Astro. Twilight6:39 PM – 7:07 PM
Night7:07 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Shanghai - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 255:44 AM5:47 PM12:02:46−1:5311:46 AM (57.8°)93.218
Sep 265:45 AM5:46 PM12:00:52−1:5311:45 AM (57.4°)93.192
Sep 275:45 AM5:44 PM11:58:59−1:5311:45 AM (57.0°)93.166
Sep 285:46 AM5:43 PM11:57:06−1:5311:45 AM (56.6°)93.140
Sep 295:46 AM5:42 PM11:55:13−1:5311:44 AM (56.2°)93.114
Sep 305:47 AM5:40 PM11:53:20−1:5211:44 AM (55.8°)93.087
Oct 15:48 AM5:39 PM11:51:27−1:5211:44 AM (55.5°)93.061
* All times are local time for Shanghai. 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 Shanghai time.

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Today's Moon in Shanghai

The Moon's path in Shanghai 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

10:11 AM

Altitude

47.4°

Heading

261° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

32.1%

Moon in Shanghai - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 2512:09 AM2:07 PM-7:09 AM(76.2°)236,76733.4%
Sep 261:07 AM2:53 PM-8:02 AM(74.3°)239,41423.4%
Sep 272:04 AM3:35 PM-8:52 AM(71.6°)241,90315.0%
Sep 283:01 AM4:13 PM-9:40 AM(68.3°)244,2008.3%
Sep 293:57 AM4:49 PM-10:26 AM(64.5°)246,2893.5%
Sep 304:52 AM5:24 PM-11:10 AM(60.5°)248,1510.7%
Oct 15:45 AM5:57 PM-11:54 AM(56.5°)249,7520.1%
* All times are local time for Shanghai. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Shanghai This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Sep 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 4:27 AMSun 5:01 PMSun 10:44 AMDifficult to see
VenusSun 8:02 AMSun 7:08 PMSun 1:35 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSun 12:36 PMSun 10:24 PMSun 5:30 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 5:49 AMSun 5:52 PMSun 11:51 AMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnSun 11:06 AMSun 9:25 PMSun 4:15 PMAverage visiblity
UranusSun 6:39 PMMon 7:24 AMMon 1:01 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 4:42 PMMon 4:03 AMSun 10:22 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Shanghai.

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