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Moon: 3.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Apr 25, 2017 at 5:34:51 am


Sunrise Today: 5:22 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 7:02 pm 288° West


Moonrise Today: 4:46 am 88° East
Moonset Today: 5:32 pm 275° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 39 minutes (+2m 22s)

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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

5:34 am

Altitude

1.7°

Heading

74° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 39m 46s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 22s

Winter: +4h 19m

Summer: -1h 20m

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 – 3:42 am
Astro. Twilight3:42 am – 4:19 am
Nautical Twilight4:19 am – 4:54 am
Civil Twilight4:54 am – 5:22 am
Daylight5:22 am – 7:02 pm
Civil Twilight7:02 pm – 7:31 pm
Nautical Twilight7:31 pm – 8:06 pm
Astro. Twilight8:06 pm – 8:43 pm
Night8:43 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 255:22 am7:02 pm13:39:46+2:2212:12 pm (63.3°)93.517
Apr 265:21 am7:03 pm13:42:07+2:2112:12 pm (63.7°)93.542
Apr 275:20 am7:04 pm13:44:28+2:2012:12 pm (64.0°)93.566
Apr 285:18 am7:05 pm13:46:48+2:1912:11 pm (64.3°)93.590
Apr 295:17 am7:06 pm13:49:06+2:1812:11 pm (64.6°)93.614
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
* 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

5:34 am

Altitude

8.3°

Heading

95° E

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

3.8%

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 254:46 am5:32 pm-11:05 am(52.5°)226,7852.9%
Apr 265:23 am6:44 pm-11:59 am(57.4°)224,5390.3%
Apr 276:03 am7:57 pm-12:56 pm(61.8°)223,3990.9%
Apr 286:48 am9:09 pm-1:55 pm(65.4°)223,4534.7%
Apr 297:37 am10:18 pm-2:55 pm(67.8°)224,64011.4%
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%
* 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, Apr 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:02 amTue 6:18 pmTue 11:40 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 3:44 amTue 4:00 pmTue 9:52 amGreat visibility
MarsTue 6:43 amTue 9:21 pmTue 2:02 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterTue 5:15 pmWed 4:46 amTue 11:00 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 11:08 pmTue 8:34 amTue 3:51 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 5:01 amTue 6:07 pmTue 11:34 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 3:24 amTue 2:39 pmTue 9:02 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Beijing.

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