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McMurdo, Antarctica — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 98.2%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 22, 2019 at 4:12:23 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:51 am 92° East
Sunset Today: 8:06 pm 269° West


Moonrise Today: 8:25 pm 102° East
Moonset Today: 8:43 am 271° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 14 minutes (-14m 40s)

Location of McMurdoLocation

Today's Sun Position in McMurdo

Time:4:12 pm
Altitude:9.8°
Direction:327° NW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 14m 54s (Mar 22, 2019)

14 minutes, 40 seconds shorter than yesterday (Mar 21, 2019)

12 hours, 14 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

11 hours, 45 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in McMurdo Today

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Nautical Twilight12:00 am – 1:02 am
Astro. Twilight1:02 am – 3:01 am
Nautical Twilight3:01 am – 6:08 am
Civil Twilight6:08 am – 7:51 am
Daylight7:51 am – 8:06 pm
Civil Twilight8:06 pm – 9:47 pm
Nautical Twilight9:47 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in McMurdo - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 227:51 am8:06 pm12:14:54−14:392:00 pm (11.8°)92.602
Mar 237:58 am7:58 pm12:00:16−14:382:00 pm (11.4°)92.628
Mar 248:05 am7:51 pm11:45:39−14:372:00 pm (11.0°)92.655
Mar 258:12 am7:43 pm11:31:01−14:371:59 pm (10.6°)92.681
Mar 268:19 am7:35 pm11:16:23−14:381:59 pm (10.2°)92.708
Mar 278:26 am7:28 pm11:01:44−14:391:59 pm (9.8°)92.735
Mar 288:33 am7:20 pm10:47:02−14:411:58 pm (9.5°)92.762
* All times are local time for McMurdo. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in McMurdo

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in McMurdo - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 22-8:43 am8:25 pm2:33 am(9.8°)224,98199.5%
Mar 23-11:36 am7:29 pm3:26 am(15.5°)227,45196.5%
Mar 24-3:19 pm5:39 pm4:18 am(20.7°)230,75190.8%
Mar 25-Up all day-5:09 am(25.3°)234,56083.2%
Mar 26-Up all day-6:01 am(29.0°)238,52974.1%
Mar 27-Up all day-6:52 am(31.6°)242,33164.2%
Mar 28-Up all day-7:44 am(33.0°)245,69554.0%
* All times are local time for McMurdo. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. 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, Fri, Mar 22, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:14 amFri 8:10 pmFri 1:09 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusUp all dayFri 11:43 amGood visibility
MarsDown all dayFri 5:21 pmDown all night, not visible
JupiterUp all dayFri 7:30 amPerfect visibility
SaturnUp all dayFri 9:20 amAverage visibility
UranusSat 1:53 pmSat 5:41 pmSat 3:47 pmNot visible
NeptuneFri 4:58 amFri 9:20 pmFri 1:09 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for McMurdo.

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