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Flag for Antarctica South Pole, Antarctica — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 65.2%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 18, 2017 at 9:15:52 pm


Sun: Up all day


Moonrise Today: 1:23 pm 64° Northeast


Daylight Hours: 24 hours

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Today's Sun Position in South Pole

The Sun's altitude in South Pole 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

9:15 pm

Altitude

20.5°

Heading

90° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

24 hours

Change since

Winter: +1d

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in South Pole Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in South Pole 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

Midnight Sun – Sun does not set today.

Daylight12:00 am – 11:59 pm

Sun in South Pole - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 18Up all day1:10 am (20.7°)91.449
Jan 19Up all day1:10 am (20.5°)91.457
Jan 20Up all day1:11 am (20.3°)91.465
Jan 21Up all day1:11 am (20.1°)91.473
Jan 22Up all day1:11 am (19.8°)91.482
Jan 23Up all day1:12 am (19.6°)91.491
Jan 24Up all day1:12 am (19.4°)91.501
* All times are local time for South Pole. 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 South Pole time.

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Today's Moon in South Pole

The Moon's path in South Pole 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

9:15 pm

Altitude

0.9°

Heading

270° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

65.2%

Moon in South Pole - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 181:23 pm--5:47 pm(0.4°)245,93666.5%
Jan 19-Up all day-6:31 pm(4.1°)248,53956.8%
Jan 20-Up all day-7:14 pm(7.8°)250,38747.0%
Jan 21-Up all day-7:58 pm(11.1°)251,39937.4%
Jan 22-Up all day-8:42 pm(14.0°)251,56528.3%
Jan 23-Up all day-9:28 pm(16.1°)250,94119.9%
Jan 24-Up all day-10:16 pm(17.5°)249,63712.7%
* All times are local time for South Pole. 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 South Pole This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jan 18, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryUp all dayWed 11:27 pmPerfect visibility
VenusUp all dayWed 4:15 amPerfect visibility
MarsDown all dayWed 4:43 amNot visible
JupiterUp all dayWed 6:34 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnDown all dayWed 10:39 pmNot visible
UranusDown all dayWed 6:28 amDown all night, not visible
NeptuneDown all dayWed 3:59 amNot visible
* All times are local time for South Pole.

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