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Moon: 15.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 23, 2017 at 8:55:10 am


Sunrise Today: 3:57 am 153° Southeast
Sunset Today: 12:18 am 207° Southwest


Moon: Up all day


Daylight Hours: 20 hours, 21 minutes (-32m 46s)

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Today's Sun Position in McMurdo

The Sun's altitude in McMurdo today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

8:55 am

Altitude

12.3°

Heading

80° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

20h 21m 17s

Change since

Yesterday: -32m 46s

Winter: +20h 21m

Summer: -3h 38m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in McMurdo Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in McMurdo today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Today it does not get darker than Civil Twilight.

Daylight12:00 am – 12:18 am
Civil Twilight12:18 am – 3:57 am
Daylight3:57 am – 11:59 pm

Sun in McMurdo - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 23-
3:57 am
12:18 am
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20:06:432:06 pm (22.1°)91.975
Feb 24-
4:11 am
12:04 am
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11:51 pm
19:39:09−27:332:06 pm (21.7°)91.996
Feb 254:24 am11:38 pm19:13:53−25:162:06 pm (21.3°)92.018
Feb 264:36 am11:27 pm18:50:21−23:312:06 pm (21.0°)92.040
Feb 274:48 am11:16 pm18:28:09−22:112:06 pm (20.6°)92.062
Feb 284:58 am11:05 pm18:07:03−21:052:06 pm (20.2°)92.084
Mar 15:08 am10:55 pm17:46:52−20:112:05 pm (19.8°)92.106
* All times are local time for McMurdo. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:29 pm
June SolsticeJun 214:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 238:02 am
December SolsticeDec 225:28 am
* All times are local McMurdo time.

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Today's Moon in McMurdo

The Moon's path in McMurdo today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2017 Moon Phases

8:55 am

Altitude

27.9°

Heading

34° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

15.1%

Moon in McMurdo - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 23-Up all day-11:05 am(29.8°)245,26714.5%
Feb 24-Up all day-11:56 am(28.3°)242,3917.9%
Feb 25-Up all day-12:46 pm(25.8°)239,3933.1%
Feb 26-11:21 pm-1:37 pm(22.5°)236,5180.4%
Feb 275:12 am10:32 pm-2:28 pm(18.5°)233,9800.2%
Feb 287:50 am9:56 pm-3:19 pm(14.0°)231,9392.7%
Mar 110:18 am9:21 pm-4:10 pm(9.3°)230,4847.9%
* All times are local time for McMurdo. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in McMurdo This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Feb 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryUp all dayThu 1:32 pmDifficult to see
VenusThu 1:20 pmThu 7:06 pmThu 4:14 pmAverage visiblity
MarsThu 1:06 pmThu 8:34 pmThu 4:51 pmNot visible
JupiterWed 8:26 pmThu 1:50 pmThu 5:08 amPerfect visibility
SaturnUp all dayThu 9:26 amAverage visiblity
UranusThu 1:30 pmThu 8:33 pmThu 5:02 pmNot visible
NeptuneFri 5:32 amFri 11:27 pmFri 2:30 pmNot visible
* All times are local time for McMurdo.

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