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Moon: 6.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 25, 2017 at 9:00:56 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:06 am 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 7:34 pm 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 6:58 am 72° East
Moonset Today: 8:54 pm 285° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 28 minutes (-1m 43s)

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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

9:00 pm

Altitude

-14.5°

Heading

312° NW

Position

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

14h 28m 22s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 43s

Winter: +5h 8m

Summer: -31m 58s

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 – 3:14 am
Astro. Twilight3:14 am – 3:57 am
Nautical Twilight3:57 am – 4:35 am
Civil Twilight4:35 am – 5:06 am
Daylight5:06 am – 7:34 pm
Civil Twilight7:34 pm – 8:05 pm
Nautical Twilight8:05 pm – 8:44 pm
Astro. Twilight8:44 pm – 9:26 pm
Night9:26 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 255:06 am7:34 pm14:28:22−1:4312:20 pm (69.7°)94.420
Jul 265:07 am7:34 pm14:26:37−1:4512:20 pm (69.5°)94.411
Jul 275:08 am7:33 pm14:24:49−1:4712:20 pm (69.3°)94.401
Jul 285:09 am7:32 pm14:23:00−1:4912:20 pm (69.0°)94.391
Jul 295:10 am7:31 pm14:21:08−1:5112:20 pm (68.8°)94.380
Jul 305:10 am7:30 pm14:19:14−1:5312:20 pm (68.6°)94.369
Jul 315:11 am7:29 pm14:17:19−1:5512:20 pm (68.3°)94.357
* 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

9:00 pm

Altitude

-1.2°

Heading

286° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

6.2%

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 256:58 am8:54 pm-2:00 pm(62.3°)230,4334.7%
Jul 268:06 am9:30 pm-2:52 pm(58.2°)233,91810.8%
Jul 279:12 am10:04 pm-3:42 pm(53.8°)237,67918.8%
Jul 2810:14 am10:35 pm-4:28 pm(49.3°)241,39528.0%
Jul 2911:15 am11:05 pm-5:14 pm(45.0°)244,78237.8%
Jul 3012:14 pm11:36 pm-5:58 pm(40.9°)247,61747.9%
Jul 311:12 pm--6:43 pm(37.4°)249,74857.9%
* 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, Tue, Jul 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:26 amWed 8:46 pmWed 2:06 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 2:11 amWed 4:51 pmWed 9:31 amGood visibility
MarsWed 5:07 amWed 7:38 pmWed 12:23 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterTue 11:18 amTue 10:47 pmTue 5:02 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 4:41 pmWed 2:09 amTue 9:25 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 11:08 pmWed 12:23 pmWed 5:46 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 9:23 pmWed 8:39 amWed 3:01 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Beijing.

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