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

Moon: 16.3%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: May 7, 2021 at 7:28:33 pm
Sunrise Today: 5:04 am 70° East
Sunset Today: 6:37 pm 290° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 2:51 am 100° East
Moonset Today: 2:36 pm 263° West
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 33 minutes (+1m 30s)
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Today's Sun Position in Shanghai

Time:7:28 pm
Altitude:-10.8°
Direction:298° NW
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 13h 32m 54s (May 7, 2021)

1 minute, 30 seconds longer than yesterday (May 6, 2021)

3 hours, 25 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

37 minutes, 51 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Shanghai Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:34 am
Astro. Twilight3:34 am – 4:07 am
Nautical Twilight4:07 am – 4:38 am
Civil Twilight4:38 am – 5:04 am
Daylight5:04 am – 6:37 pm
Civil Twilight6:37 pm – 7:03 pm
Nautical Twilight7:03 pm – 7:34 pm
Astro. Twilight7:34 pm – 8:07 pm
Night8:07 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Shanghai - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 75:04 am6:37 pm13:32:54+1:3011:50 am (75.6°)93.799
May 85:03 am6:37 pm13:34:24+1:2911:50 am (75.9°)93.821
May 95:02 am6:38 pm13:35:52+1:2811:50 am (76.2°)93.843
May 105:01 am6:39 pm13:37:19+1:2711:50 am (76.4°)93.865
May 115:01 am6:40 pm13:38:45+1:2511:50 am (76.7°)93.887
May 125:00 am6:40 pm13:40:10+1:2411:50 am (77.0°)93.908
May 134:59 am6:41 pm13:41:33+1:2311:50 am (77.2°)93.929
* 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 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Shanghai - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 72:51 am2:36 pm-8:40 am(51.3°)247,40019.7%
May 83:19 am3:31 pm-9:22 am(56.7°)249,41212.4%
May 93:47 am4:25 pm-10:02 am(62.1°)250,9106.6%
May 104:14 am5:19 pm-10:43 am(67.3°)251,9212.6%
May 114:43 am6:13 pm-11:25 am(72.1°)252,4720.4%
May 125:14 am7:08 pm-12:08 pm(76.5°)252,5810.1%
May 135:49 am8:04 pm-12:54 pm(80.0°)252,2461.8%
* 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, Fri, May 7, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:00 amFri 8:09 pmFri 1:04 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 5:42 amSat 7:29 pmSat 12:35 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 8:22 amFri 10:36 pmFri 3:29 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 1:25 amSat 12:28 pmSat 6:56 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 12:35 amSat 11:12 amSat 5:54 amAverage visibility
UranusSat 4:46 amSat 6:03 pmSat 11:24 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 2:32 amSat 2:16 pmSat 8:24 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Shanghai.

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