Flag for Antarctica South Pole, Antarctica — Moonrise, Moonset, and Moon Phases, December 2017

Moon: 12.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 15, 2017 at 2:23:44 am

Moon Direction: 270° West

Moon Altitude: 9.8°

Moon Distance: 248,617 mi

Next New Moon: Dec 18, 20177:30 pm

Next Full Moon: Jan 2, 20183:24 pm

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Moonrise, Moonset, and Phase Calendar for South Pole, December 2017

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
1-Down all day-10:20 am(-8.1°)228,87189.1%
2-Down all day-11:14 am(-12.6°)225,62195.4%
3-Down all day-12:12 pm(-16.6°)223,31699.1%
4-Down all day-1:13 pm(-19.4°)222,21299.7%
5-Down all day-2:16 pm(-20.8°)222,42096.9%
6-Down all day-3:19 pm(-20.7°)223,87691.2%
7-Down all day-4:20 pm(-19.1°)226,36382.9%
8-Down all day-5:17 pm(-16.2°)229,56773.0%
9-Down all day-6:11 pm(-12.5°)233,14862.1%
10-Down all day-7:01 pm(-8.3°)236,79750.9%
11-Down all day-7:48 pm(-3.7°)240,26840.1%
1212:12 pm (122°)--8:34 pm(1.1°)243,39530.1%
13-Up all day-9:18 pm(5.2°)246,08121.1%
14-Up all day-10:03 pm(9.1°)248,28913.5%
15-Up all day-10:47 pm(12.6°)250,0227.5%
16-Up all day-11:33 pm(15.5°)251,3023.2%
17---Moon does not pass the meridian on this day.
18-Up all day-12:20 am(17.6°)252,1530.7%
19-Up all day-1:07 am(18.9°)252,5900.2%
20-Up all day-1:55 am(19.3°)252,6041.5%
21-Up all day-2:43 am(18.6°)252,1694.7%
22-Up all day-3:30 am(17.1°)251,2409.6%
23-Up all day-4:17 am(14.8°)249,76716.1%
24-Up all day-5:03 am(11.7°)247,71424.1%
25-Up all day-5:48 am(8.0°)245,07233.3%
26-Up all day-6:34 am(3.8°)241,87943.4%
27-6:47 am (8°)-7:20 am(-0.3°)238,24054.1%
28-Down all day-8:08 am(-5.6°)234,33965.0%
29-Down all day-8:59 am(-10.2°)230,43675.5%
30-Down all day-9:53 am(-14.5°)226,86285.0%
31-Down all day-10:51 am(-17.9°)223,98092.7%
* All times are local time for South Pole. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon. Below horizon is marked in red.

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