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

Moon: 99.7%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Jul 16, 2019 at 4:36:31 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:00 am 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 6:59 pm 296° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 6:35 pm 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:09 am 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 58 minutes (-56s)

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Today's Sun Position in Shanghai

Time:4:36 pm
Altitude:28.3°
Direction:279° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 58m 38s (Jul 16, 2019)

56 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 15, 2019)

3 hours, 51 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

12 minutes, 6 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Shanghai Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:24 am
Astro. Twilight3:24 am – 4:00 am
Nautical Twilight4:00 am – 4:33 am
Civil Twilight4:33 am – 5:00 am
Daylight5:00 am – 6:59 pm
Civil Twilight6:59 pm – 7:26 pm
Nautical Twilight7:26 pm – 7:59 pm
Astro. Twilight7:59 pm – 8:34 pm
Night8:34 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Shanghai - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 165:00 am6:59 pm13:58:38−0:5612:00 pm (80.2°)94.483
Jul 175:01 am6:58 pm13:57:40−0:5712:00 pm (80.0°)94.479
Jul 185:01 am6:58 pm13:56:40−0:5912:00 pm (79.9°)94.473
Jul 195:02 am6:58 pm13:55:39−1:0112:00 pm (79.7°)94.468
Jul 205:02 am6:57 pm13:54:35−1:0312:00 pm (79.5°)94.462
Jul 215:03 am6:57 pm13:53:30−1:0512:00 pm (79.3°)94.456
Jul 225:04 am6:56 pm13:52:22−1:0712:00 pm (79.1°)94.449
* 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
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 16-4:09 am6:35 pm11:48 pm(36.0°)247,44699.9%
Jul 17-5:02 am7:22 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jul 18-5:56 am8:05 pm12:38 am(37.3°)249,15399.4%
Jul 19-6:51 am8:43 pm1:26 am(39.7°)250,54296.9%
Jul 20-7:46 am9:17 pm2:12 am(42.9°)251,50792.5%
Jul 21-8:39 am9:49 pm2:56 am(46.7°)251,94086.6%
Jul 22-9:32 am10:19 pm3:38 am(51.0°)251,73979.3%
* 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.

Partial Lunar Eclipse visible in Shanghai on Jul 17

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Shanghai This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jul 16, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:52 amTue 7:11 pmTue 12:31 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 4:23 amTue 6:28 pmTue 11:26 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 6:15 amTue 7:57 pmTue 1:06 pmDifficult to see
JupiterTue 4:10 pmWed 2:19 amTue 9:15 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 6:24 pmWed 4:34 amTue 11:29 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 11:58 pmWed 1:07 pmWed 6:32 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 9:47 pmWed 9:24 amWed 3:36 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Shanghai.

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