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Moon: 98.3%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Oct 23, 2018 at 8:13:24 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:32 am 104° East
Sunset Today: 5:24 pm 256° West


Moonrise Today: 5:02 pm 89° East
Moonset Today: 4:38 am 268° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 51 minutes (-2m 27s)

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Today's Sun Position in Beijing

The Sun's altitude in Beijing 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

8:13 pm

Altitude

-33.0°

Heading

283° W

Position

Night

Day length

10h 51m 28s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 27s

Winter: +1h 31m

Summer: -4h 8m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Beijing Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Beijing 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

Night12:00 am – 5:02 am
Astro. Twilight5:02 am – 5:33 am
Nautical Twilight5:33 am – 6:05 am
Civil Twilight6:05 am – 6:32 am
Daylight6:32 am – 5:24 pm
Civil Twilight5:24 pm – 5:51 pm
Nautical Twilight5:51 pm – 6:23 pm
Astro. Twilight6:23 pm – 6:54 pm
Night6:54 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 236:32 am5:24 pm10:51:28−2:2711:58 am (38.7°)92.489
Oct 246:33 am5:22 pm10:49:01−2:2611:58 am (38.4°)92.464
Oct 256:34 am5:21 pm10:46:35−2:2511:58 am (38.0°)92.438
Oct 266:36 am5:20 pm10:44:10−2:2511:58 am (37.7°)92.413
Oct 276:37 am5:18 pm10:41:46−2:2411:58 am (37.4°)92.388
Oct 286:38 am5:17 pm10:39:22−2:2311:58 am (37.0°)92.364
Oct 296:39 am5:16 pm10:37:00−2:2211:58 am (36.7°)92.339
* All times are local time for Beijing. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2112:15 am
June SolsticeJun 216:07 pm
September EquinoxSep 239:54 am
December SolsticeDec 226:23 am
* All times are local Beijing time.

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Today's Moon in Beijing

The Moon's path in Beijing 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 2018 Moon Phases

8:13 pm

Altitude

33.6°

Heading

122° SE

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

98.3%

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 23-4:38 am5:02 pm11:17 pm(51.8°)241,15298.6%
Oct 24-5:40 am5:32 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 25-6:44 am6:04 pm12:04 am(56.6°)238,58099.8%
Oct 26-7:50 am6:40 pm12:53 am(61.2°)236,23198.6%
Oct 27-8:57 am7:21 pm1:44 am(65.3°)234,22195.0%
Oct 28-10:03 am8:08 pm2:39 am(68.4°)232,61488.8%
Oct 29-11:08 am9:02 pm3:36 am(70.4°)231,42080.5%
* All times are local time for Beijing. 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 Beijing This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Oct 23, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:22 amWed 6:08 pmWed 1:15 pmDifficult to see
VenusWed 7:10 amWed 4:58 pmWed 12:04 pmNot visible
MarsTue 2:28 pmWed 12:24 amTue 7:26 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 8:45 amWed 6:39 pmWed 1:42 pmAverage visiblity
SaturnTue 11:45 amTue 9:06 pmTue 4:26 pmAverage visiblity
UranusTue 5:21 pmWed 6:40 amWed 12:00 midnightAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 3:31 pmWed 2:47 amTue 9:09 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Beijing.

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