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Moon: 16.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 30, 2017 at 5:47:32 am


Sunrise Today: 5:16 am 70° East
Sunset Today: 7:07 pm 290° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:32 am 65° East
Moonset Today: 11:20 pm 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 51 minutes (+2m 17s)

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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

5:47 am

Altitude

5.0°

Heading

75° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 51m 23s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 17s

Winter: +4h 31m

Summer: -1h 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 – 3:33 am
Astro. Twilight3:33 am – 4:11 am
Nautical Twilight4:11 am – 4:47 am
Civil Twilight4:47 am – 5:16 am
Daylight5:16 am – 7:07 pm
Civil Twilight7:07 pm – 7:36 pm
Nautical Twilight7:36 pm – 8:12 pm
Astro. Twilight8:12 pm – 8:50 pm
Night8:50 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 305:16 am7:07 pm13:51:23+2:1712:11 pm (64.9°)93.638
May 15:15 am7:08 pm13:53:39+2:1512:11 pm (65.2°)93.661
May 25:13 am7:09 pm13:55:54+2:1412:11 pm (65.5°)93.684
May 35:12 am7:10 pm13:58:07+2:1312:11 pm (65.8°)93.706
May 45:11 am7:11 pm14:00:19+2:1112:11 pm (66.1°)93.729
May 55:10 am7:12 pm14:02:29+2:1012:11 pm (66.4°)93.751
May 65:09 am7:13 pm14:04:38+2:0812:11 pm (66.7°)93.773
* All times are local time for Beijing. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:29 pm
June SolsticeJun 2112:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 234:02 am
December SolsticeDec 2212:28 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 2017 Moon Phases

5:47 am

Altitude

-24.1°

Heading

35° NE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

16.6%

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 308:32 am11:20 pm-3:56 pm(68.9°)226,76820.5%
May 19:32 am--4:55 pm(68.5°)229,56531.1%
May 2-12:16 am10:34 am5:52 pm(66.9°)232,73442.4%
May 3-1:04 am11:38 am6:46 pm(64.2°)236,00853.7%
May 4-1:46 am12:41 pm7:36 pm(60.8°)239,17864.6%
May 5-2:23 am1:43 pm8:24 pm(56.9°)242,10274.4%
May 6-2:56 am2:44 pm9:09 pm(52.7°)244,69882.9%
* All times are local time for Beijing. 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, Sun, Apr 30, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 4:43 amSun 5:45 pmSun 11:14 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 3:34 amSun 3:49 pmSun 9:41 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 6:35 amSun 9:19 pmSun 1:57 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSun 4:52 pmMon 4:25 amSun 10:39 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 10:47 pmSun 8:14 amSun 3:31 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 4:42 amSun 5:49 pmSun 11:16 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSun 3:05 amSun 2:20 pmSun 8:42 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Beijing.

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