Flag for Antarctica South Pole, Antarctica — Sunrise, sunset and daylength, March 2012


12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
24 hours

Current Time: Mar 2, 2015 at 7:11:38 PM

Sun Direction: 90° East

Sun Altitude: 7.4°

Sun Distance: 92.122 million mi

Next Equinox: Mar 21, 2015 11:44 AM (Autumnal)

Sun: Up all day

Location of South PoleLocation

March 2012 — Sun in South Pole

Solar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.StartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
1Up all day---1:12 AM (7.8°)92.102
2Up all day---1:12 AM (7.4°)92.124
3Up all day---1:12 AM (7.1°)92.146
4Up all day---1:12 AM (6.7°)92.169
5Up all day---1:12 AM (6.3°)92.191
6Up all day---1:11 AM (5.9°)92.215
7Up all day---1:11 AM (5.5°)92.238
8Up all day---1:11 AM (5.2°)92.262
9Up all day---1:11 AM (4.8°)92.286
10Up all day---1:10 AM (4.4°)92.311
11Up all day---1:10 AM (4.0°)92.335
12Up all day---1:10 AM (3.6°)92.360
13Up all day---1:10 AM (3.3°)92.386
14Up all day---1:09 AM (2.9°)92.411
15Up all day---1:09 AM (2.5°)92.437
16Up all day---1:09 AM (2.1°)92.463
17Up all day---1:08 AM (1.8°)92.489
18Up all day---1:08 AM (1.4°)92.516
19Up all day---1:08 AM (1.1°)92.542
20Up all day---1:08 AM (0.7°)92.568
21Up all day---1:07 AM (0.4°)92.594
228:42 PM (66°)--Rest of night1:07 AM (0.0°)92.621
23Down all day--Rest of night1:07 AM (-0.3°)92.647
24Down all day--Rest of night1:06 AM (-0.6°)92.673
25Down all day--Rest of night1:06 AM (-0.9°)92.700
26Down all day--Rest of night1:06 AM (-1.2°)92.726
27Down all day--Rest of night1:06 AM (-1.4°)92.752
28Down all day--Rest of night1:05 AM (-1.7°)92.778
29Down all day--Rest of night1:05 AM (-2.0°)92.804
30Down all day--Rest of night1:05 AM (-2.3°)92.830
31Down all day--Rest of night1:04 AM (-2.6°)92.856
* 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, April 1, 2012 at 3:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

March Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at 6:14 PM in South Pole.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

South Pole has midnight sun in March.

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