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Moon: 20.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 30, 2017 at 3:20:04 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:10 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 6:32 pm 288° West


Moonrise Today: 8:30 am 68° East
Moonset Today: 10:40 pm 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 21 minutes (+1m 38s)

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Today's Sun Position in Shanghai

The Sun's altitude in Shanghai 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

3:20 pm

Altitude

39.8°

Heading

263° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 21m 51s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 38s

Winter: +3h 14m

Summer: -48m 53s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Shanghai Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Shanghai 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 – 4:14 am
Nautical Twilight4:14 am – 4:44 am
Civil Twilight4:44 am – 5:10 am
Daylight5:10 am – 6:32 pm
Civil Twilight6:32 pm – 6:58 pm
Nautical Twilight6:58 pm – 7:28 pm
Astro. Twilight7:28 pm – 8:00 pm
Night8:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Shanghai - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 305:10 am6:32 pm13:21:51+1:3811:51 am (73.6°)93.637
May 15:09 am6:33 pm13:23:28+1:3711:51 am (73.9°)93.661
May 25:08 am6:33 pm13:25:05+1:3611:51 am (74.2°)93.683
May 35:07 am6:34 pm13:26:40+1:3511:50 am (74.5°)93.706
May 45:06 am6:35 pm13:28:14+1:3411:50 am (74.8°)93.729
May 55:06 am6:35 pm13:29:47+1:3311:50 am (75.1°)93.751
May 65:05 am6:36 pm13:31:19+1:3111:50 am (75.3°)93.773
* All times are local time for Shanghai. 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 Shanghai time.

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Today's Moon in Shanghai

The Moon's path in Shanghai 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

3:20 pm

Altitude

77.3°

Heading

164° S

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

20.2%

Moon in Shanghai - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 308:30 am10:40 pm-3:35 pm(77.7°)226,73320.3%
May 19:30 am11:36 pm-4:34 pm(77.4°)229,52230.9%
May 210:31 am--5:31 pm(75.7°)232,68842.2%
May 3-12:27 am11:32 am6:24 pm(73.1°)235,96253.6%
May 4-1:12 am12:32 pm7:15 pm(69.7°)239,13464.4%
May 5-1:52 am1:30 pm8:03 pm(65.8°)242,06274.3%
May 6-2:30 am2:27 pm8:48 pm(61.6°)244,66482.8%
* All times are local time for Shanghai. 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, Sun, Apr 30, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 4:31 amSun 5:16 pmSun 10:54 amVery difficult to see
VenusSun 3:15 amSun 3:27 pmSun 9:21 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 6:37 amSun 8:36 pmSun 1:36 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSun 4:28 pmMon 4:08 amSun 10:18 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 10:01 pmMon 8:12 amMon 3:06 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 4:31 amSun 5:20 pmSun 10:55 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneMon 2:34 amMon 2:02 pmMon 8:18 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Shanghai.

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