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Rothera Research Station, Antarctica — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 88.9%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jun 18, 2024 at 4:57:26 pm
Sun: Down all day
Moonrise Today: 12:41 pm 151° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:08 am 213° Southwest
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Today's Sun Position in Rothera Research Station

Time:4:57 pm
Altitude:-8.4°
Direction:314° NW
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: (Jun 18, 2024)

1 day shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rothera Research Station Today

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Night12:00 am – 8:12 am
Astro. Twilight8:12 am – 9:22 am
Nautical Twilight9:22 am – 10:48 am
Civil Twilight10:48 am – 4:19 pm
Nautical Twilight4:19 pm – 5:45 pm
Astro. Twilight5:45 pm – 6:55 pm
Night6:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rothera Research Station - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jun 18Down all day1:33 pm (-0.3°)94.447
Jun 19Down all day1:34 pm (-0.4°)94.454
Jun 20Down all day1:34 pm (-0.4°)94.460
Jun 21Down all day1:34 pm (-0.4°)94.466
Jun 22Down all day1:34 pm (-0.4°)94.472
Jun 23Down all day1:34 pm (-0.3°)94.477
Jun 24Down all day1:35 pm (-0.3°)94.482
* All times are local time for Rothera Research Station. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

The June solstice (winter solstice) in Rothera Research Station is at 5:50 pm on Thursday, June 20, 2024. In locations south of the equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Rothera Research Station

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Rothera Research Station - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 18-8:08 am12:41 pm10:57 pm(43.2°)244,10690.4%
Jun 19-Up all day-11:48 pm(47.0°)241,28495.7%
Jun 20---Moon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jun 21-Up all day-12:44 am(49.4°)238,43998.9%
Jun 22-Up all day-1:43 am(50.2°)235,78599.8%
Jun 23-Up all day-2:43 am(49.1°)233,50098.1%
Jun 24-3:32 pm5:06 pm3:42 am(46.1°)231,70493.7%
* All times are local time for Rothera Research Station. 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 Rothera Research Station This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jun 18, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryDown all dayTue 1:55 pmDown all night, not visible
VenusDown all dayTue 1:50 pmDown all night, not visible
MarsWed 6:11 amWed 1:51 pmWed 10:02 amFairly good visibility
JupiterWed 10:02 amWed 1:47 pmWed 11:54 amGreat visibility
SaturnTue 11:59 pmWed 2:07 pmWed 7:03 amFairly good visibility
UranusWed 8:42 amWed 1:38 pmWed 11:10 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneWed 1:24 amWed 1:58 pmWed 7:41 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Rothera Research Station.

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