Flag for Antarctica South Pole, Antarctica — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2012

Current Time: May 6, 2016 at 9:59:57 AM

Sun Direction: 270° West

Sun Altitude: -16.6°

Sun Distance: 93.780 million mi

Next Solstice: Jun 21, 2016 10:34 AM (Winter)

Sun: Down all day

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December 2012 — Sun in South Pole

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2012Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceStartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
1Up all day---12:49 AM (21.8°)91.664
2Up all day---12:49 AM (21.9°)91.649
3Up all day---12:50 AM (22.1°)91.635
4Up all day---12:50 AM (22.2°)91.622
5Up all day---12:50 AM (22.4°)91.608
6Up all day---12:51 AM (22.5°)91.596
7Up all day---12:51 AM (22.6°)91.583
8Up all day---12:52 AM (22.7°)91.572
9Up all day---12:52 AM (22.8°)91.560
10Up all day---12:53 AM (22.9°)91.549
11Up all day---12:53 AM (23.0°)91.538
12Up all day---12:53 AM (23.1°)91.528
13Up all day---12:54 AM (23.2°)91.518
14Up all day---12:54 AM (23.2°)91.508
15Up all day---12:55 AM (23.3°)91.498
16Up all day---12:55 AM (23.3°)91.489
17Up all day---12:56 AM (23.4°)91.480
18Up all day---12:56 AM (23.4°)91.472
19Up all day---12:57 AM (23.4°)91.464
20Up all day---12:57 AM (23.5°)91.456
21Up all day---12:58 AM (23.5°)91.449
22Up all day---12:58 AM (23.5°)91.442
23Up all day---12:59 AM (23.5°)91.435
24Up all day---12:59 AM (23.5°)91.430
25Up all day---1:00 AM (23.4°)91.424
26Up all day---1:00 AM (23.4°)91.420
27Up all day---1:01 AM (23.4°)91.415
28Up all day---1:01 AM (23.3°)91.412
29Up all day---1:02 AM (23.3°)91.409
30Up all day---1:02 AM (23.2°)91.406
31Up all day---1:03 AM (23.2°)91.405
* All times are local time for South Pole. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 12:12 AM in South Pole. In locations south of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

South Pole has midnight sun in December.

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