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

Moon: 85.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 1, 2015 at 11:03:16 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:48 AM 99° East
Sunset Today: 6:17 PM 262° West


Moonrise Today: 2:59 PM 71° East
Moonset Today: 4:02 AM 290° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 28 minutes (+1m 59s)

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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

11:03 AM

Altitude

44.6°

Heading

149° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 28m 54s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 59s

Winter: +1h 29m

Summer: -2h 49m

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 – 5:26 AM
Astro. Twilight5:26 AM – 5:55 AM
Nautical Twilight5:55 AM – 6:23 AM
Civil Twilight6:23 AM – 6:48 AM
Daylight6:48 AM – 6:17 PM
Civil Twilight6:17 PM – 6:42 PM
Nautical Twilight6:42 PM – 7:10 PM
Astro. Twilight7:10 PM – 7:39 PM
Night7:39 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 16:48 AM6:17 PM11:28:54+1:5912:32 PM (49.7°)92.107
Mar 26:47 AM6:18 PM11:30:53+1:5912:32 PM (50.1°)92.129
Mar 36:46 AM6:18 PM11:32:53+1:5912:32 PM (50.5°)92.151
Mar 46:44 AM6:19 PM11:34:53+2:0012:32 PM (50.8°)92.174
Mar 56:43 AM6:20 PM11:36:53+2:0012:31 PM (51.2°)92.198
Mar 66:42 AM6:21 PM11:38:54+2:0012:31 PM (51.6°)92.221
Mar 76:41 AM6:22 PM11:40:54+2:0012:31 PM (52.0°)92.245
* All times are local time for Charleston. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 2:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:45 PM
June SolsticeJun 2112:38 PM
September EquinoxSep 234:20 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:48 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

11:03 AM

Altitude

-37.2°

Heading

28° NE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

85.6%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 1-4:02 AM2:59 PM9:53 PM(71.3°)250,34788.5%
Mar 2-4:43 AM3:51 PM10:38 PM(68.8°)251,56394.0%
Mar 3-5:20 AM4:44 PM11:22 PM(65.7°)252,27897.7%
Mar 4-5:55 AM5:37 PM---
Mar 5-6:29 AM6:30 PM12:05 AM(62.2°)252,53599.7%
Mar 6-7:01 AM7:22 PM12:48 AM(58.4°)252,36499.8%
Mar 7-7:34 AM8:15 PM1:30 AM(54.6°)251,77298.0%
* All times are local time for Charleston. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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