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Moon: 39.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 26, 2016 at 9:43:47 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:26 AM 77° East
Sunset Today: 6:25 PM 282° West


Moonset Today: 1:26 PM 291° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 58 minutes (-1m 46s)

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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

9:43 AM

Altitude

53.0°

Heading

117° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 58m 17s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 46s

Winter: +2h 51m

Summer: -1h 12m

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 – 4:02 AM
Astro. Twilight4:02 AM – 4:32 AM
Nautical Twilight4:32 AM – 5:01 AM
Civil Twilight5:01 AM – 5:26 AM
Daylight5:26 AM – 6:25 PM
Civil Twilight6:25 PM – 6:50 PM
Nautical Twilight6:50 PM – 7:19 PM
Astro. Twilight7:19 PM – 7:49 PM
Night7:49 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Shanghai - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 265:26 AM6:25 PM12:58:17−1:4611:56 AM (69.1°)93.935
Aug 275:27 AM6:24 PM12:56:30−1:4611:56 AM (68.7°)93.915
Aug 285:28 AM6:22 PM12:54:43−1:4711:55 AM (68.4°)93.894
Aug 295:28 AM6:21 PM12:52:56−1:4711:55 AM (68.0°)93.874
Aug 305:29 AM6:20 PM12:51:08−1:4811:55 AM (67.6°)93.852
Aug 315:29 AM6:19 PM12:49:19−1:4811:54 AM (67.3°)93.831
Sep 15:30 AM6:18 PM12:47:30−1:4811:54 AM (66.9°)93.809
* 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

9:43 AM

Altitude

44.2°

Heading

264° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

39.7%

Moon in Shanghai - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 26-1:26 PM-6:26 AM(75.7°)231,52341.3%
Aug 2712:22 AM2:24 PM-7:22 AM(76.9°)233,20130.1%
Aug 281:17 AM3:19 PM-8:18 AM(76.9°)235,05320.1%
Aug 292:14 AM4:09 PM-9:13 AM(75.7°)237,05211.8%
Aug 303:12 AM4:54 PM-10:05 AM(73.5°)239,1755.6%
Aug 314:11 AM5:36 PM-10:55 AM(70.5°)241,3921.7%
Sep 15:08 AM6:14 PM-11:43 AM(67.0°)243,6480.1%
* 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, Fri, Aug 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:26 AMFri 7:18 PMFri 1:22 PMDifficult to see
VenusFri 7:09 AMFri 7:29 PMFri 1:19 PMFairly good visibility
MarsFri 1:12 PMFri 11:07 PMFri 6:09 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 7:18 AMFri 7:32 PMFri 1:25 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnFri 12:58 PMFri 11:18 PMFri 6:08 PMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 8:40 PMSat 9:26 AMSat 3:03 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 6:42 PMSat 6:05 AMSat 12:23 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Shanghai.

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