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Moon: 21.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 22, 2017 at 7:48:31 am


Sunrise Today: 6:58 am 103° East
Sunset Today: 5:58 pm 258° West


Moonrise Today: 3:40 am 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 1:46 pm 245° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours (+2m 31s)

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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

7:48 am

Altitude

8.5°

Heading

111° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 2s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 31s

Winter: +1h 39m

Summer: -4h

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 – 5:28 am
Astro. Twilight5:28 am – 5:59 am
Nautical Twilight5:59 am – 6:30 am
Civil Twilight6:30 am – 6:58 am
Daylight6:58 am – 5:58 pm
Civil Twilight5:58 pm – 6:25 pm
Nautical Twilight6:25 pm – 6:57 pm
Astro. Twilight6:57 pm – 7:28 pm
Night7:28 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Beijing - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 226:58 am5:58 pm11:00:02+2:3112:27 pm (40.0°)91.957
Feb 236:56 am5:59 pm11:02:34+2:3112:27 pm (40.3°)91.978
Feb 246:55 am6:00 pm11:05:06+2:3212:27 pm (40.7°)91.999
Feb 256:53 am6:01 pm11:07:40+2:3312:27 pm (41.1°)92.021
Feb 266:52 am6:02 pm11:10:13+2:3312:27 pm (41.5°)92.043
Feb 276:51 am6:03 pm11:12:47+2:3412:27 pm (41.8°)92.065
Feb 286:49 am6:04 pm11:15:22+2:3412:26 pm (42.2°)92.087
* 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

7:48 am

Altitude

29.2°

Heading

165° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

21.6%

Moon in Beijing - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 223:40 am1:46 pm-8:43 am(30.5°)247,45921.2%
Feb 234:28 am2:40 pm-9:33 am(31.1°)244,88213.5%
Feb 245:13 am3:38 pm-10:24 am(32.8°)241,9747.1%
Feb 255:55 am4:39 pm-11:14 am(35.3°)238,9802.6%
Feb 266:34 am5:43 pm-12:05 pm(38.8°)236,1390.2%
Feb 277:10 am6:49 pm-12:56 pm(42.9°)233,6630.4%
Feb 287:46 am7:56 pm-1:47 pm(47.5°)231,7003.3%
* 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, Wed, Feb 22, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:42 amWed 5:01 pmWed 11:51 amDifficult to see
VenusWed 8:04 amWed 9:11 pmWed 2:37 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 8:46 amWed 9:40 pmWed 3:13 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 9:56 pmWed 9:10 amWed 3:33 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 3:06 amWed 12:33 pmWed 7:50 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 8:57 amWed 9:55 pmWed 3:26 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 7:23 amWed 6:32 pmWed 12:57 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Beijing.

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