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Flag for Antarctica South Pole, Antarctica — Moonrise, moonset and moon phases, April 2015

Moon: 71.5%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 28, 2015 at 7:29:43 PM

Moon Direction: 270° West

Moon Altitude: -8.3°

Moon Distance: 251,462 mi

Next Full Moon: May 4, 20153:42 PM

Next New Moon: May 18, 20154:13 PM

Location of South PoleLocation

Moonrise, moonset and phase calendar for South Pole, April 2015

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
1-Down all day-10:34 AM(-8.7°)252,1710.0%
2-Down all day-11:17 AM(-5.1°)252,2450.0%
33:14 PM (313°)--11:59 AM(-0.6°)251,7930.0%
4-Up all day-12:42 PM(2.8°)250,9000.0%
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
5-Up all day-12:26 PM(6.4°)249,6370.0%
6-Up all day-1:10 PM(9.8°)248,0570.0%
7-Up all day-1:57 PM(12.8°)246,1900.0%
8-Up all day-2:46 PM(15.2°)244,0500.0%
9-Up all day-3:36 PM(16.7°)241,6460.0%
10-Up all day-4:28 PM(17.4°)239,0000.0%
11-Up all day-5:22 PM(17.0°)236,1650.0%
12-Up all day-6:17 PM(15.5°)233,2450.0%
13-Up all day-7:12 PM(12.9°)230,3980.0%
14-Up all day-8:06 PM(9.4°)227,8410.0%
15-Up all day-9:01 PM(5.2°)225,8260.0%
16-Up all day-9:55 PM(0.7°)224,6030.0%
17-3:49 AM (275°)-10:50 PM(-3.1°)224,3730.0%
18-Down all day-11:46 PM(-9.1°)225,2380.0%
19---Moon does not pass the Meridian this day
20-Down all day-12:42 AM(-13.1°)227,1730.0%
21-Down all day-1:38 AM(-16.2°)230,0150.0%
22-Down all day-2:34 AM(-18.2°)233,4990.0%
23-Down all day-3:29 AM(-19.1°)237,2970.0%
24-Down all day-4:22 AM(-18.9°)241,0740.0%
25-Down all day-5:12 AM(-17.8°)244,5340.0%
26-Down all day-6:01 AM(-15.8°)247,4420.0%
27-Down all day-6:47 AM(-13.1°)249,6430.0%
28-Down all day-7:31 AM(-10.0°)251,0560.0%
29-Down all day-8:14 AM(-6.5°)251,6710.0%
309:20 PM (179°)--8:56 AM(-1.6°)251,5400.0%
* All times are local time for South Pole. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon. Below horizon is marked in red.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 3:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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