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

Moon: 9.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Oct 20, 2014 at 3:08:44 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:28 AM 102° East
Sunset Today: 6:41 PM 258° West


Moonrise Today: 4:24 AM 87° East
Moonset Today: 4:54 PM 271° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 13 minutes (-1m 54s)

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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

3:08 PM

Altitude

37.4°

Heading

220° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length
11h 13m 13s

-1m 54s shorter

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 – 6:05 AM
Astro. Twilight6:05 AM – 6:34 AM
Nautical Twilight6:34 AM – 7:03 AM
Civil Twilight7:03 AM – 7:28 AM
Daylight7:28 AM – 6:41 PM
Civil Twilight6:41 PM – 7:06 PM
Nautical Twilight7:06 PM – 7:35 PM
Astro. Twilight7:35 PM – 8:03 PM
Night8:03 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 207:28 AM6:41 PM11:13:13−1:541:05 PM (46.7°)92.563
Oct 217:29 AM6:40 PM11:11:19−1:531:04 PM (46.4°)92.537
Oct 227:29 AM6:39 PM11:09:26−1:531:04 PM (46.0°)92.512
Oct 237:30 AM6:38 PM11:07:33−1:521:04 PM (45.7°)92.486
Oct 247:31 AM6:37 PM11:05:41−1:521:04 PM (45.3°)92.461
Oct 257:32 AM6:36 PM11:03:49−1:511:04 PM (45.0°)92.435
Oct 267:33 AM6:35 PM11:01:59−1:501:04 PM (44.6°)92.410
* All times are in local Charleston time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 216:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 2210:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 216:03 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 2014 Moon Phases

3:08 PM

Altitude

20.5°

Heading

257° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

9.3%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Oct 204:24 AM4:54 PM-10:42 AM(58.0°)249,76410.4%
Oct 215:18 AM5:27 PM-11:25 AM(54.0°)248,0465.1%
Oct 226:13 AM6:02 PM-12:10 PM(50.1°)245,9981.6%
Oct 237:09 AM6:38 PM-12:56 PM(46.3°)243,7750.1%
Oct 248:07 AM7:18 PM-1:44 PM(43.0°)241,5100.8%
Oct 259:05 AM8:02 PM-2:35 PM(40.3°)239,3033.8%
Oct 2610:04 AM8:51 PM-3:28 PM(38.5°)237,2219.1%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Charleston time.

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