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Moon: 2.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 28, 2017 at 6:55:48 am


Sunrise Today: 6:49 am 100° East
Sunset Today: 6:04 pm 260° West


Moonrise Today: 7:46 am 94° East
Moonset Today: 7:56 pm 269° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 15 minutes (+2m 34s)

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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

6:55 am

Altitude

0.8°

Heading

101° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 15m 22s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 34s

Winter: +1h 55m

Summer: -3h 44m

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 – 5:19 am
Astro. Twilight5:19 am – 5:51 am
Nautical Twilight5:51 am – 6:22 am
Civil Twilight6:22 am – 6:49 am
Daylight6:49 am – 6:04 pm
Civil Twilight6:04 pm – 6:32 pm
Nautical Twilight6:32 pm – 7:03 pm
Astro. Twilight7:03 pm – 7:34 pm
Night7:34 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 286:49 am6:04 pm11:15:22+2:3412:26 pm (42.2°)92.087
Mar 16:48 am6:06 pm11:17:57+2:3412:26 pm (42.6°)92.109
Mar 26:46 am6:07 pm11:20:32+2:3512:26 pm (43.0°)92.131
Mar 36:45 am6:08 pm11:23:08+2:3512:26 pm (43.4°)92.153
Mar 46:43 am6:09 pm11:25:44+2:3612:26 pm (43.7°)92.176
Mar 56:42 am6:10 pm11:28:21+2:3612:25 pm (44.1°)92.199
Mar 66:40 am6:11 pm11:30:58+2:3612:25 pm (44.5°)92.222
* 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

6:55 am

Altitude

-10.2°

Heading

87° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

2.2%

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 287:46 am7:56 pm-1:47 pm(47.5°)231,7003.3%
Mar 18:21 am9:04 pm-2:38 pm(52.2°)230,3298.8%
Mar 28:57 am10:12 pm-3:30 pm(56.9°)229,55516.7%
Mar 39:34 am11:21 pm-4:24 pm(61.1°)229,32526.5%
Mar 410:16 am--5:19 pm(64.6°)229,55637.7%
Mar 5-12:28 am11:01 am6:15 pm(67.1°)230,15949.5%
Mar 6-1:34 am11:52 am7:12 pm(68.4°)231,06561.3%
* 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, Feb 28, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:45 amTue 5:31 pmTue 12:08 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 7:39 amTue 8:57 pmTue 2:18 pmFairly good visibility
MarsTue 8:33 amTue 9:39 pmTue 3:06 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 9:31 pmTue 8:45 amTue 3:08 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 2:44 amTue 12:11 pmTue 7:28 amAverage visiblity
UranusTue 8:34 amTue 9:32 pmTue 3:03 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 7:00 amTue 6:10 pmTue 12:35 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Beijing.

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