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

Moon: 64.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 27, 2015 at 8:36:54 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:37 AM 73° East
Sunset Today: 7:59 PM 287° West


Moonrise Today: 2:25 PM 79° East
Moonset Today: 2:56 AM 283° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 21 minutes (+1m 47s)

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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

8:36 AM

Altitude

24.0°

Heading

89° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 21m 32s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 47s

Winter: +3h 22m

Summer: -57m 21s

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 – 5:08 AM
Astro. Twilight5:08 AM – 5:40 AM
Nautical Twilight5:40 AM – 6:11 AM
Civil Twilight6:11 AM – 6:37 AM
Daylight6:37 AM – 7:59 PM
Civil Twilight7:59 PM – 8:25 PM
Nautical Twilight8:25 PM – 8:56 PM
Astro. Twilight8:56 PM – 9:28 PM
Night9:28 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 276:37 AM7:59 PM13:21:32+1:471:18 PM (71.1°)93.563
Apr 286:36 AM7:59 PM13:23:19+1:461:17 PM (71.4°)93.586
Apr 296:35 AM8:00 PM13:25:04+1:451:17 PM (71.7°)93.610
Apr 306:34 AM8:01 PM13:26:48+1:441:17 PM (72.0°)93.634
May 16:33 AM8:01 PM13:28:32+1:431:17 PM (72.3°)93.657
May 26:32 AM8:02 PM13:30:15+1:421:17 PM (72.6°)93.680
May 36:31 AM8:03 PM13:31:56+1:411:17 PM (72.9°)93.704
* 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

8:36 AM

Altitude

-47.8°

Heading

359° N

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

64.6%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Apr 27-2:56 AM2:25 PM9:00 PM(65.2°)251,2600.0%
Apr 28-3:31 AM3:18 PM9:43 PM(61.5°)251,7040.0%
Apr 29-4:04 AM4:10 PM10:26 PM(57.7°)251,4180.0%
Apr 30-4:36 AM5:03 PM11:08 PM(53.8°)250,5040.0%
May 1-5:09 AM5:57 PM11:52 PM(50.0°)249,0880.0%
May 2-5:42 AM6:51 PM---
May 3-6:18 AM7:46 PM12:37 AM(46.4°)247,3080.0%
* 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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