Flag for Antarctica South Pole, Antarctica — Moonrise, Moonset, and Moon Phases, May 2016

Moon: 0.2%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: May 7, 2016 at 1:14:36 AM

Moon Direction: 270° West

Moon Altitude: -12.8°

Moon Distance: 222,434 mi


Next New Moon: May 7, 20167:29 AM

Next Full Moon: May 22, 20169:14 AM

Location of South PoleLocation

Moonrise, Moonset, and Phase Calendar for South Pole, May 2016

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
1-Up all day-7:11 PM(10.0°)233,29937.7%
2-Up all day-8:03 PM(6.1°)229,75026.8%
3-Up all day-8:56 PM(1.7°)226,58116.8%
4-8:14 AM (196°)-9:50 PM(-2.1°)224,1178.6%
5-Down all day-10:46 PM(-8.3°)222,6552.9%
6-Down all day-11:43 PM(-12.6°)222,4020.3%
7---Moon does not pass the Meridian this day
8-Down all day-12:42 AM(-16.0°)223,4261.0%
9-Down all day-1:42 AM(-18.3°)225,6334.8%
10-Down all day-2:42 AM(-19.3°)228,78311.3%
11-Down all day-3:40 AM(-19.1°)232,54219.9%
12-Down all day-4:34 AM(-17.7°)236,54629.7%
13-Down all day-5:26 AM(-15.3°)240,46140.1%
14-Down all day-6:14 AM(-12.3°)244,01650.6%
15-Down all day-7:00 AM(-8.9°)247,01960.8%
16-Down all day-7:44 AM(-5.1°)249,35970.3%
1711:28 AM (316°)--8:27 AM(-0.6°)250,99278.8%
18-Up all day-9:09 AM(2.8°)251,93486.1%
19-Up all day-9:52 AM(6.4°)252,23592.1%
20-Up all day-10:35 AM(9.8°)251,97296.5%
21-Up all day-11:20 AM(12.7°)251,22699.1%
22-Up all day-12:06 PM(15.1°)250,07499.8%
23-Up all day-12:54 PM(16.8°)248,57698.6%
24-Up all day-1:43 PM(17.6°)246,77495.3%
25-Up all day-2:34 PM(17.5°)244,69190.0%
26-Up all day-3:24 PM(16.4°)242,34582.9%
27-Up all day-4:15 PM(14.4°)239,75874.2%
28-Up all day-5:06 PM(11.4°)236,97564.1%
29-Up all day-5:57 PM(7.8°)234,08553.0%
30-Up all day-6:48 PM(3.6°)231,22541.5%
31-5:26 PM (32°)-7:39 PM(-0.6°)228,58830.1%
* All times are local time for South Pole. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon. Below horizon is marked in red.

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