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Shanghai, SH, China — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 97.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 20, 2019 at 4:48:16 pm


Sunrise Today: 4:55 am 66° East
Sunset Today: 6:45 pm 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:10 pm 114° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:57 am 247° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 49 minutes (+1m 13s)

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Today's Sun Position in Shanghai

Time:4:48 pm
Altitude:23.2°
Direction:280° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 49m 55s (May 20, 2019)

1 minute, 13 seconds longer than yesterday (May 19, 2019)

3 hours, 42 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

20 minutes, 50 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Shanghai Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:22 am
Astro. Twilight3:22 am – 3:56 am
Nautical Twilight3:56 am – 4:28 am
Civil Twilight4:28 am – 4:55 am
Daylight4:55 am – 6:45 pm
Civil Twilight6:45 pm – 7:12 pm
Nautical Twilight7:12 pm – 7:45 pm
Astro. Twilight7:45 pm – 8:19 pm
Night8:19 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Shanghai - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 204:55 am6:45 pm13:49:55+1:1311:50 am (78.7°)94.051
May 214:55 am6:46 pm13:51:06+1:1111:50 am (78.9°)94.069
May 224:54 am6:46 pm13:52:16+1:0911:50 am (79.1°)94.088
May 234:54 am6:47 pm13:53:24+1:0711:50 am (79.3°)94.106
May 244:53 am6:48 pm13:54:30+1:0611:50 am (79.5°)94.124
May 254:53 am6:48 pm13:55:34+1:0411:50 am (79.7°)94.142
May 264:52 am6:49 pm13:56:37+1:0211:51 am (79.8°)94.160
* All times are local time for Shanghai. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Shanghai

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Shanghai - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 20-5:57 am8:10 pm12:35 am(39.6°)237,44799.1%
May 21-6:44 am9:07 pm1:28 am(37.1°)240,32796.1%
May 22-7:34 am10:00 pm2:21 am(35.9°)243,25190.9%
May 23-8:27 am10:48 pm3:13 am(35.9°)245,98284.1%
May 24-9:21 am11:31 pm4:03 am(37.1°)248,29576.0%
May 25-10:15 am-4:52 am(39.2°)249,99767.1%
May 2612:10 am11:09 am-5:37 am(42.3°)250,94657.6%
* All times are local time for Shanghai. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Shanghai This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, May 20, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:49 amMon 6:38 pmMon 11:43 amVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusMon 3:47 amMon 4:52 pmMon 10:19 amFairly good visibility
MarsMon 7:08 amMon 9:22 pmMon 2:15 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 8:23 pmTue 6:30 amTue 1:27 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 10:21 pmTue 8:35 amTue 3:28 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 3:35 amTue 4:40 pmTue 10:08 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 1:31 amTue 1:08 pmTue 7:19 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Shanghai.

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