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

Moon: 92.5%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: May 21, 2024 at 3:12:46 am
Sunrise Today: 4:54 am 66° East
Sunset Today: 6:46 pm 295° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 4:42 pm 108° East
Moonset Today: 3:11 am 256° West
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 52 minutes (+1m 10s)
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Today's Sun Position in Shanghai

Time:3:12 am
Altitude:-19.3°
Direction:50° NE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 13h 52m 2s (May 21, 2024)

1 minute, 10 seconds longer than yesterday (May 20, 2024)

3 hours, 44 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2023)

18 minutes, 43 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Shanghai Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:20 am
Astro. Twilight3:20 am – 3:55 am
Nautical Twilight3:55 am – 4:27 am
Civil Twilight4:27 am – 4:54 am
Daylight4:54 am – 6:46 pm
Civil Twilight6:46 pm – 7:13 pm
Nautical Twilight7:13 pm – 7:46 pm
Astro. Twilight7:46 pm – 8:21 pm
Night8:21 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Shanghai - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 214:54 am6:46 pm13:52:02+1:1011:50 am (79.1°)94.080
May 224:54 am6:47 pm13:53:11+1:0811:50 am (79.2°)94.097
May 234:53 am6:48 pm13:54:17+1:0611:50 am (79.4°)94.115
May 244:53 am6:48 pm13:55:22+1:0411:50 am (79.6°)94.132
May 254:52 am6:49 pm13:56:24+1:0211:50 am (79.8°)94.149
May 264:52 am6:49 pm13:57:25+1:0011:51 am (80.0°)94.166
May 274:52 am6:50 pm13:58:24+0:5811:51 am (80.1°)94.183
* 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 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Shanghai - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 21-3:11 am4:42 pm10:14 pm(42.0°)247,04096.0%
May 22-3:41 am5:42 pm11:01 pm(37.2°)244,86299.0%
May 23-4:14 am6:44 pm11:51 pm(33.3°)242,55199.9%
May 24-4:54 am7:47 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
May 25-5:42 am8:49 pm12:46 am(30.6°)240,23998.5%
May 26-6:38 am9:47 pm1:44 am(29.6°)238,02694.7%
May 27-7:41 am10:38 pm2:43 am(30.3°)235,97888.6%
* 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, Tue, May 21, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 3:50 amTue 4:51 pmTue 10:20 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 4:44 amTue 6:26 pmTue 11:35 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 2:42 amTue 3:11 pmTue 8:56 amAverage visibility
JupiterTue 4:53 amTue 6:34 pmTue 11:44 amVery close to Sun, not visible
SaturnTue 1:30 amTue 1:03 pmTue 7:16 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 4:33 amTue 6:10 pmTue 11:21 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 1:59 amTue 1:55 pmTue 7:57 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Shanghai.

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