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


12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
24 hours

Current Time: Jan 29, 2015 at 12:14:34 PM

Sun Direction: 270° West

Sun Altitude: 18.1°

Sun Distance: 91.556 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 in local South Pole time.

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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