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Beijing, BJ, China — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 51.1%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jan 21, 2021 at 7:30:10 am
Sunrise Today: 7:31 am 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:20 pm 245° Southwest
Moonrise Today: 11:53 am 78° East
Moonset Today: 12:30 am 279° West
Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 49 minutes (+1m 43s)
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Today's Sun Position in Beijing

Time:7:30 am
Altitude:-0.4°
Direction:115° SE
Phase:Civil Twilight

Day length today: 9h 49m 6s (Jan 21, 2021)

1 minute, 43 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 20, 2021)

28 minutes, 52 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

5 hours, 11 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Beijing Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:56 am
Astro. Twilight5:56 am – 6:29 am
Nautical Twilight6:29 am – 7:02 am
Civil Twilight7:02 am – 7:31 am
Daylight7:31 am – 5:20 pm
Civil Twilight5:20 pm – 5:49 pm
Nautical Twilight5:49 pm – 6:22 pm
Astro. Twilight6:22 pm – 6:54 pm
Night6:54 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 217:31 am5:20 pm9:49:06+1:4312:25 pm (30.3°)91.475
Jan 227:30 am5:21 pm9:50:52+1:4612:25 pm (30.5°)91.483
Jan 237:30 am5:22 pm9:52:40+1:4812:26 pm (30.7°)91.492
Jan 247:29 am5:23 pm9:54:31+1:5012:26 pm (31.0°)91.501
Jan 257:28 am5:25 pm9:56:24+1:5312:26 pm (31.2°)91.510
Jan 267:27 am5:26 pm9:58:19+1:5512:26 pm (31.4°)91.520
Jan 277:27 am5:27 pm10:00:17+1:5712:27 pm (31.7°)91.530
* All times are local time for Beijing. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Beijing

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 21-12:30 am11:53 am6:36 pm(60.5°)251,25355.5%
Jan 22-1:28 am12:18 pm7:18 pm(65.0°)250,91564.9%
Jan 23-2:28 am12:47 pm8:03 pm(68.9°)249,76373.9%
Jan 24-3:28 am1:21 pm8:51 pm(72.0°)247,91282.1%
Jan 25-4:28 am2:01 pm9:42 pm(74.0°)245,53089.2%
Jan 26-5:27 am2:48 pm10:35 pm(74.7°)242,82794.8%
Jan 27-6:23 am3:44 pm11:30 pm(74.1°)240,02998.4%
* 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, Thu, Jan 21, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 8:31 amThu 6:49 pmThu 1:40 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 6:37 amThu 4:01 pmThu 11:19 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 11:33 amFri 1:22 amThu 6:27 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 7:55 amThu 5:47 pmThu 12:51 pmDifficult to see
SaturnThu 7:43 amThu 5:30 pmThu 12:37 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusThu 11:40 amFri 1:16 amThu 6:28 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 9:47 amThu 9:16 pmThu 3:31 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Beijing.

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