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Flag for South Georgia/Sandwich Is. King Edward Point, South Georgia/Sandwich Is. — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 78.5%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 9, 2016 at 11:18:34 pm


Sunrise Today: 3:47 am 133° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:51 pm 227° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:45 pm 83° East
Moonset Today: 1:45 am 273° West


Daylight Hours: 17 hours, 3 minutes (+1m 35s)

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Today's Sun Position in King Edward Point

The Sun's altitude in King Edward Point today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

11:18 pm

Altitude

-11.7°

Heading

194° S

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

17h 3m 23s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 35s

Winter: +9h 44m

Summer: -9m 16s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in King Edward Point Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in King Edward Point 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

Today it does not get darker than Astronomical Twilight.

Astro. Twilight12:00 am – 1:13 am
Nautical Twilight1:13 am – 2:53 am
Civil Twilight2:53 am – 3:47 am
Daylight3:47 am – 8:51 pm
Civil Twilight8:51 pm – 9:45 pm
Nautical Twilight9:45 pm – 11:27 pm
Astro. Twilight11:27 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in King Edward Point - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 93:47 am8:51 pm17:03:23+1:3512:19 pm (58.6°)91.545
Dec 103:47 am8:52 pm17:04:51+1:2812:19 pm (58.7°)91.533
Dec 113:47 am8:53 pm17:06:13+1:2112:20 pm (58.8°)91.522
Dec 123:47 am8:54 pm17:07:27+1:1312:20 pm (58.9°)91.511
Dec 133:46 am8:55 pm17:08:33+1:0612:20 pm (58.9°)91.501
Dec 143:46 am8:56 pm17:09:31+0:5812:21 pm (59.0°)91.492
Dec 153:46 am8:57 pm17:10:22+0:5012:21 pm (59.0°)91.483
* All times are local time for King Edward Point. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 202:30 am
June SolsticeJun 208:34 pm
September EquinoxSep 2212:21 pm
December SolsticeDec 218:44 am
* All times are local King Edward Point time.

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Today's Moon in King Edward Point

The Moon's path in King Edward Point 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

11:18 pm

Altitude

20.7°

Heading

317° NW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

78.5%

Moon in King Edward Point - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 9-1:45 am2:45 pm8:34 pm(29.8°)227,43977.4%
Dec 10-2:11 am4:07 pm9:29 pm(25.2°)224,90886.7%
Dec 11-2:39 am5:30 pm10:26 pm(21.2°)223,26194.0%
Dec 12-3:13 am6:52 pm11:26 pm(18.1°)222,74198.5%
Dec 13-3:54 am8:08 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 14-4:45 am9:14 pm12:28 am(16.3°)223,47499.8%
Dec 15-5:45 am10:09 pm1:29 am(15.9°)225,42298.0%
* All times are local time for King Edward Point. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in King Edward Point This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Dec 9, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:00 amSat 10:38 pmSat 1:50 pmAverage visiblity
VenusFri 7:10 amFri 11:52 pmFri 3:32 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 9:20 amSat 12:24 amFri 4:52 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 1:40 amSat 2:54 pmSat 8:17 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 4:01 amSat 8:37 pmSat 12:19 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 3:06 pmSat 1:48 amFri 8:27 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 11:02 amSat 12:48 amFri 5:55 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for King Edward Point.

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