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South Pole, Antarctica — Moonrise, Moonset, and Moon Phases, April 2021

Moon: 22.2%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: May 7, 2021 at 5:15:36 am
Moon Direction: 270° West
Moon Altitude: 7.7°
Moon Distance: 246,690 mi
Next New Moon: May 12, 2021, 6:59 am
Next Full Moon: May 26, 2021, 11:13 pm
Next Moonset: Tomorrow, 8:24 pm
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Moonrise, Moonset, and Phase Calendar for South Pole, April 2021

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
1-Up all day-4:06 pm(17.6°)225,59584.4%
2-Up all day-5:04 pm(21.6°)227,77074.5%
3-Up all day-6:04 pm(23.9°)230,49863.5%
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
4-Up all day-6:04 pm(24.5°)233,51051.9%
5-Up all day-7:02 pm(23.5°)236,57340.6%
6-Up all day-7:56 pm(21.0°)239,51230.1%
7-Up all day-8:47 pm(17.3°)242,22120.8%
8-Up all day-9:34 pm(12.9°)244,64513.0%
9-Up all day-10:18 pm(7.9°)246,7656.9%
10-Up all day-11:01 pm(2.7°)248,5772.7%
11-2:15 pm (138°)-11:42 pm(-1.9°)250,0730.5%
12---Moon does not pass the meridian on this day.
13-Down all day-12:22 am(-8.1°)251,2320.3%
14-Down all day-1:04 am(-13.0°)252,0111.9%
15-Down all day-1:47 am(-17.4°)252,3445.5%
16-Down all day-2:32 am(-21.1°)252,15310.7%
17-Down all day-3:19 am(-24.0°)251,36017.4%
18-Down all day-4:08 am(-25.8°)249,89725.5%
19-Down all day-4:59 am(-26.4°)247,73434.7%
20-Down all day-5:52 am(-25.6°)244,89144.6%
21-Down all day-6:44 am(-23.6°)241,45955.1%
22-Down all day-7:36 am(-20.2°)237,60665.7%
23-Down all day-8:27 am(-15.7°)233,57975.9%
24-Down all day-9:18 am(-10.2°)229,69585.1%
259:50 pm (190°)--10:08 am(-3.8°)226,30492.6%
26-Up all day-11:00 am(2.9°)223,75297.7%
27-Up all day-11:53 am(9.3°)222,31799.9%
28-Up all day-12:49 pm(15.2°)222,15898.8%
29-Up all day-1:49 pm(20.0°)223,27894.4%
30-Up all day-2:51 pm(23.3°)225,52087.3%
* All times are local time for South Pole. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon. Below horizon is marked in red.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, April 4, 2021 at 3:00 am, and this is accounted for above.

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