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Moon: 7.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 4, 2016 at 8:25:01 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:07 AM 71° East
Sunset Today: 6:35 PM 290° West


Moonrise Today: 3:14 AM 91° East
Moonset Today: 3:44 PM 272° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 28 minutes (+1m 34s)

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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

8:25 PM

Altitude

-21.6°

Heading

306° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

13h 28m 39s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 34s

Winter: +3h 21m

Summer: -42m 9s

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 – 3:38 AM
Astro. Twilight3:38 AM – 4:10 AM
Nautical Twilight4:10 AM – 4:41 AM
Civil Twilight4:41 AM – 5:07 AM
Daylight5:07 AM – 6:35 PM
Civil Twilight6:35 PM – 7:01 PM
Nautical Twilight7:01 PM – 7:32 PM
Astro. Twilight7:32 PM – 8:05 PM
Night8:05 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Shanghai - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 45:07 AM6:35 PM13:28:39+1:3411:51 AM (74.9°)93.739
May 55:06 AM6:36 PM13:30:11+1:3211:51 AM (75.1°)93.762
May 65:05 AM6:37 PM13:31:43+1:3111:51 AM (75.4°)93.785
May 75:04 AM6:37 PM13:33:14+1:3011:51 AM (75.7°)93.807
May 85:03 AM6:38 PM13:34:43+1:2911:51 AM (76.0°)93.829
May 95:03 AM6:39 PM13:36:12+1:2811:50 AM (76.2°)93.851
May 105:02 AM6:39 PM13:37:39+1:2611:50 AM (76.5°)93.872
* 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

8:25 PM

Altitude

-50.9°

Heading

326° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

7.9%

Moon in Shanghai - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 43:14 AM3:44 PM-9:25 AM(59.1°)224,85111.1%
May 53:56 AM4:51 PM-10:21 AM(64.0°)223,0214.5%
May 64:41 AM6:00 PM-11:18 AM(68.6°)222,3440.8%
May 75:29 AM7:09 PM-12:16 PM(72.5°)222,9400.4%
May 86:20 AM8:16 PM-1:16 PM(75.2°)224,7683.2%
May 97:15 AM9:18 PM-2:16 PM(76.7°)227,6348.9%
May 108:12 AM10:16 PM-3:14 PM(76.9°)231,22816.8%
* 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

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryThu 5:26 AMThu 7:07 PMThu 12:17 PM
VenusThu 4:44 AMThu 5:52 PMThu 11:18 AM
MarsThu 8:12 PMFri 6:24 AMFri 1:18 AM
JupiterWed 1:43 PMThu 2:24 AMWed 8:03 PM
SaturnWed 8:49 PMThu 7:07 AMThu 1:58 AM
UranusThu 4:01 AMThu 4:43 PMThu 10:22 AM
NeptuneThu 2:12 AMThu 1:37 PMThu 7:54 AM
PlutoWed 11:08 PMThu 9:25 AMThu 4:16 AM
* All times are local time for Shanghai.

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