Flag for Antarctica South Pole, Antarctica — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, March 2001

Current Time: May 4, 2016 at 5:06:55 PM

Sun Direction: 90° East

Sun Altitude: -16.1°

Sun Distance: 93.740 million mi

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

Sun: Down all day

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March 2001 — Sun in South Pole

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2001Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceStartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
1Up all day---1:12 AM (7.9°)92.096
2Up all day---1:12 AM (7.6°)92.118
3Up all day---1:12 AM (7.2°)92.140
4Up all day---1:12 AM (6.8°)92.163
5Up all day---1:12 AM (6.4°)92.185
6Up all day---1:11 AM (6.0°)92.208
7Up all day---1:11 AM (5.7°)92.232
8Up all day---1:11 AM (5.3°)92.255
9Up all day---1:11 AM (4.9°)92.279
10Up all day---1:10 AM (4.5°)92.303
11Up all day---1:10 AM (4.2°)92.328
12Up all day---1:10 AM (3.8°)92.352
13Up all day---1:10 AM (3.4°)92.378
14Up all day---1:09 AM (3.0°)92.403
15Up all day---1:09 AM (2.6°)92.429
16Up all day---1:09 AM (2.3°)92.455
17Up all day---1:09 AM (1.9°)92.481
Note: hours shift because the clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details.)
18Up all day---1:08 AM (1.5°)92.507
19Up all day---12:08 AM (1.2°)92.533
20Up all day---12:08 AM (0.8°)92.559
21Up all day---12:07 AM (0.5°)92.586
22Up all day--Rest of night12:07 AM (0.2°)92.612
234:01 AM (302°)--Rest of night12:07 AM (-0.2°)92.639
24Down all day--Rest of night12:06 AM (-0.5°)92.665
25Down all day--Rest of night12:06 AM (-0.8°)92.692
26Down all day--Rest of night12:06 AM (-1.1°)92.718
27Down all day--Rest of night12:06 AM (-1.4°)92.744
28Down all day--Rest of night12:05 AM (-1.6°)92.771
29Down all day--Rest of night12:05 AM (-1.9°)92.797
30Down all day--Rest of night12:05 AM (-2.2°)92.823
31Down all day--Rest of night12:04 AM (-2.5°)92.849
* All times are local time for South Pole. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, March 18, 2001 at 3:00 AM, and this is included in the table above.

March Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Wednesday, March 21, 2001 at 1:31 AM in South Pole.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

South Pole has midnight sun in March.

South Pole has polar nights in March.

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