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Flag for U.S.A. Charleston, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 95.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 2, 2015 at 1:25:48 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:34 AM 68° East
Sunset Today: 8:18 PM 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:55 PM 95° East
Moonset Today: 8:58 AM 262° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 43 minutes (-1m 30s)

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Today's Sun Position in Charleston

The Sun's altitude in Charleston today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

1:25 AM

Altitude

-39.4°

Heading

0° N

Phase

Night

Day length

13h 43m 24s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 30s

Winter: +3h 43m

Summer: -35m 25s

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Charleston today

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Day, night and twilight times in Charleston today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 AM – 5:01 AM
Astro. Twilight5:01 AM – 5:35 AM
Nautical Twilight5:35 AM – 6:07 AM
Civil Twilight6:07 AM – 6:34 AM
Daylight6:34 AM – 8:18 PM
Civil Twilight8:18 PM – 8:44 PM
Nautical Twilight8:44 PM – 9:17 PM
Astro. Twilight9:17 PM – 9:51 PM
Night9:51 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 26:34 AM8:18 PM13:43:24−1:301:26 PM (74.9°)94.332
Aug 36:35 AM8:17 PM13:41:52−1:311:26 PM (74.7°)94.320
Aug 46:35 AM8:16 PM13:40:19−1:321:26 PM (74.4°)94.308
Aug 56:36 AM8:15 PM13:38:45−1:341:26 PM (74.1°)94.296
Aug 66:37 AM8:14 PM13:37:10−1:351:26 PM (73.9°)94.283
Aug 76:38 AM8:13 PM13:35:33−1:361:26 PM (73.6°)94.270
Aug 86:38 AM8:12 PM13:33:55−1:371:25 PM (73.3°)94.256
* All times are local time for Charleston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 2112:39 PM
September EquinoxSep 234:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:49 PM
* All times are local Charleston time.

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Today's moon in Charleston

The Moon's path in Charleston today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2015 Moon Phases

1:25 AM

Altitude

43.1°

Heading

147° SE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

95.5%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 2-8:58 AM9:55 PM3:02 AM(49.1°)225,03095.1%
Aug 3-10:05 AM10:36 PM3:57 AM(53.8°)225,39988.4%
Aug 4-11:12 AM11:17 PM4:51 AM(58.7°)226,65379.4%
Aug 5-12:17 PM11:59 PM5:44 AM(63.3°)228,59368.8%
Aug 6-1:21 PM-6:37 AM(67.5°)230,99257.4%
Aug 712:42 AM2:23 PM-7:30 AM(70.9°)233,63445.7%
Aug 81:27 AM3:23 PM-8:24 AM(73.4°)236,34134.6%
* All times are local time for Charleston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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