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Moon: 52.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 27, 2016 at 2:10:19 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:08 AM 67° East
Sunset Today: 6:53 PM 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:56 PM 76° East
Moonset Today: 12:23 PM 282° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 45 minutes (-1m 16s)

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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

2:10 AM

Altitude

-30.7°

Heading

36° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

13h 45m 28s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 16s

Winter: +3h 38m

Summer: -25m 19s

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 – 3:35 AM
Astro. Twilight3:35 AM – 4:09 AM
Nautical Twilight4:09 AM – 4:41 AM
Civil Twilight4:41 AM – 5:08 AM
Daylight5:08 AM – 6:53 PM
Civil Twilight6:53 PM – 7:20 PM
Nautical Twilight7:20 PM – 7:52 PM
Astro. Twilight7:52 PM – 8:26 PM
Night8:26 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Shanghai - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 275:08 AM6:53 PM13:45:28−1:1612:01 PM (77.9°)94.399
Jul 285:08 AM6:52 PM13:44:10−1:1812:01 PM (77.7°)94.390
Jul 295:09 AM6:52 PM13:42:50−1:1912:00 PM (77.4°)94.380
Jul 305:10 AM6:51 PM13:41:29−1:2112:00 PM (77.2°)94.370
Jul 315:10 AM6:50 PM13:40:07−1:2212:00 PM (76.9°)94.359
Aug 15:11 AM6:50 PM13:38:43−1:2312:00 PM (76.7°)94.347
Aug 25:11 AM6:49 PM13:37:18−1:2512:00 PM (76.4°)94.336
* 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

2:10 AM

Altitude

36.0°

Heading

104° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

52.5%

Moon in Shanghai - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 27-12:23 PM11:56 PM5:45 AM(67.4°)229,75250.7%
Jul 28-1:27 PM-6:39 AM(71.2°)229,73338.9%
Jul 2912:42 AM2:30 PM-7:34 AM(74.3°)230,08127.6%
Jul 301:32 AM3:32 PM-8:31 AM(76.3°)230,83917.7%
Jul 312:26 AM4:30 PM-9:28 AM(77.1°)232,0479.6%
Aug 13:23 AM5:25 PM-10:25 AM(76.6°)233,7223.9%
Aug 24:23 AM6:14 PM-11:20 AM(75.0°)235,8400.7%
* 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, Wed, Jul 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:41 AMWed 8:00 PMWed 1:21 PMAverage visiblity
VenusWed 6:13 AMWed 7:43 PMWed 12:58 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 2:07 PMThu 12:15 AMWed 7:11 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 8:49 AMWed 9:15 PMWed 3:02 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 2:56 PMThu 1:16 AMWed 8:06 PMPerfect visibility
UranusTue 10:42 PMWed 11:29 AMWed 5:06 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 8:46 PMWed 8:10 AMWed 2:28 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Shanghai.

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