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Moon: 17.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 20, 2014 at 3:52:38 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:41 AM 88° East
Sunset Today: 5:54 PM 272° West


Moonrise Today: 2:00 AM 74° East
Moonset Today: 3:27 PM 284° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 13 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

3:52 AM

Altitude

-23.4°

Heading

73° E

Phase

Night

Day length
12h 13m 9s

-1m 53s shorter

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 – 4:20 AM
Astro. Twilight4:20 AM – 4:48 AM
Nautical Twilight4:48 AM – 5:17 AM
Civil Twilight5:17 AM – 5:41 AM
Daylight5:41 AM – 5:54 PM
Civil Twilight5:54 PM – 6:18 PM
Nautical Twilight6:18 PM – 6:47 PM
Astro. Twilight6:47 PM – 7:15 PM
Night7:15 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Shanghai - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 205:41 AM5:54 PM12:13:09−1:5311:48 AM (59.9°)93.367
Sep 215:42 AM5:53 PM12:11:16−1:5311:47 AM (59.5°)93.342
Sep 225:42 AM5:52 PM12:09:22−1:5311:47 AM (59.1°)93.317
Sep 235:43 AM5:50 PM12:07:29−1:5311:47 AM (58.8°)93.291
Sep 245:43 AM5:49 PM12:05:36−1:5311:46 AM (58.4°)93.265
Sep 255:44 AM5:48 PM12:03:43−1:5311:46 AM (58.0°)93.239
Sep 265:45 AM5:46 PM12:01:50−1:5311:46 AM (57.6°)93.212
* All times are in local Shanghai time.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 10:29 AM in Shanghai.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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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 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 2014 Moon Phases

3:52 AM

Altitude

22.4°

Heading

88° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

17.1%

Moon in Shanghai - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 202:00 AM3:27 PM-8:46 AM(70.7°)252,11115.7%
Sep 212:52 AM4:03 PM-9:30 AM(67.6°)252,1499.3%
Sep 223:45 AM4:37 PM-10:13 AM(64.1°)251,6044.4%
Sep 234:37 AM5:10 PM-10:56 AM(60.3°)250,5851.3%
Sep 245:30 AM5:43 PM-11:39 AM(56.3°)249,1940.0%
Sep 256:24 AM6:18 PM-12:23 PM(52.4°)247,5120.8%
Sep 267:19 AM6:54 PM-1:08 PM(48.6°)245,5953.7%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Shanghai time.

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