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

Moon: 8.7%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: May 9, 2021 at 4:22:20 am
Moon Direction: 270° West
Moon Altitude: -1.6°
Moon Distance: 250,385 mi
Next New Moon: May 12, 2021, 6:59 am
Next Full Moon: May 26, 2021, 11:13 pm
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Moonrise, Moonset, and Phase Calendar for South Pole, May 2021

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
1-Up all day-3:53 pm(24.7°)228,60678.0%
2-Up all day-4:54 pm(24.2°)232,19567.5%
3-Up all day-5:51 pm(22.1°)235,95156.4%
4-Up all day-6:44 pm(18.7°)239,59045.3%
5-Up all day-7:33 pm(14.4°)242,90934.9%
6-Up all day-8:18 pm(9.6°)245,77825.3%
7-Up all day-9:00 pm(4.4°)248,13717.1%
8-8:24 pm (19°)-9:41 pm(-0.4°)249,97410.2%
9-Down all day-10:22 pm(-6.4°)251,3045.1%
10-Down all day-11:03 pm(-11.4°)252,1571.7%
11-Down all day-11:45 pm(-16.0°)252,5580.1%
12---Moon does not pass the meridian on this day.
13-Down all day-12:29 am(-20.0°)252,5180.5%
14-Down all day-1:16 am(-23.2°)252,0292.8%
15-Down all day-2:04 am(-25.4°)251,0686.9%
16-Down all day-2:55 am(-26.4°)249,60112.8%
17-Down all day-3:47 am(-26.1°)247,59820.2%
18-Down all day-4:38 am(-24.6°)245,05429.1%
19-Down all day-5:29 am(-21.7°)242,00339.0%
20-Down all day-6:19 am(-17.7°)238,53649.7%
21-Down all day-7:08 am(-12.7°)234,81560.8%
22-Down all day-7:57 am(-7.0°)231,07171.7%
238:03 am (10°)--8:46 am(-0.1°)227,60281.8%
24-Up all day-9:37 am(6.0°)224,73690.3%
25-Up all day-10:31 am(12.2°)222,79496.4%
26-Up all day-11:28 am(17.6°)222,02999.6%
27-Up all day-12:30 pm(21.8°)222,56399.5%
28-Up all day-1:34 pm(24.3°)224,35796.2%
29-Up all day-2:38 pm(24.7°)227,21190.0%
30-Up all day-3:39 pm(23.2°)230,80381.6%
31-Up all day-4:36 pm(20.3°)234,76671.8%
* All times are local time for South Pole. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon. Below horizon is marked in red.

Total Lunar Eclipse visible in South Pole on May 26 – May 27

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