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Flag for U.S.A. Charleston, SC, U.S.A. — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 8.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 5, 2016 at 7:59:23 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:12 AM 109° East
Sunset Today: 5:56 PM 252° West


Moonrise Today: 4:30 AM 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 3:14 PM 248° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 43 minutes (+1m 41s)

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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

7:59 PM

Altitude

-26.3°

Heading

267° W

Phase

Night

Day length

10h 43m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 41s

Winter: +44m 8s

Summer: -3h 35m

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 – 5:48 AM
Astro. Twilight5:48 AM – 6:17 AM
Nautical Twilight6:17 AM – 6:46 AM
Civil Twilight6:46 AM – 7:12 AM
Daylight7:12 AM – 5:56 PM
Civil Twilight5:56 PM – 6:21 PM
Nautical Twilight6:21 PM – 6:51 PM
Astro. Twilight6:51 PM – 7:20 PM
Night7:20 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 57:12 AM5:56 PM10:43:36+1:4112:34 PM (41.3°)91.650
Feb 67:11 AM5:57 PM10:45:18+1:4212:34 PM (41.6°)91.666
Feb 77:11 AM5:58 PM10:47:02+1:4312:34 PM (41.9°)91.681
Feb 87:10 AM5:58 PM10:48:46+1:4412:34 PM (42.2°)91.697
Feb 97:09 AM5:59 PM10:50:32+1:4512:34 PM (42.5°)91.712
Feb 107:08 AM6:00 PM10:52:19+1:4612:34 PM (42.9°)91.729
Feb 117:07 AM6:01 PM10:54:06+1:4712:34 PM (43.2°)91.745
* All times are local time for Charleston. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 206:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 215:44 AM
* 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 2016 Moon Phases

7:59 PM

Altitude

-57.0°

Heading

288° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

8.4%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 54:30 AM3:14 PM-9:52 AM(38.3°)237,88011.0%
Feb 65:22 AM4:12 PM-10:46 AM(39.3°)234,3995.0%
Feb 76:12 AM5:15 PM-11:41 AM(41.4°)231,2831.2%
Feb 86:59 AM6:20 PM-12:37 PM(44.6°)228,8050.1%
Feb 97:43 AM7:26 PM-1:32 PM(48.6°)227,1621.9%
Feb 108:26 AM8:33 PM-2:26 PM(53.2°)226,4406.6%
Feb 119:07 AM9:39 PM-3:20 PM(58.0°)226,61614.0%
* All times are local time for Charleston. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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