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

Moon: 60.8%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 4, 2015 at 6:30:13 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:58 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 7:52 PM 280° West


Moonset Today: 1:34 PM 291° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 53 minutes (-2m 23s)

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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

6:30 AM

Altitude

-6.2°

Heading

76° E

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

12h 53m 43s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 23s

Winter: +3h 24m

Summer: -1h 56m

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 – 5:59 AM
Nautical Twilight5:59 AM – 6:31 AM
Civil Twilight6:31 AM – 6:58 AM
Daylight6:58 AM – 7:52 PM
Civil Twilight7:52 PM – 8:19 PM
Nautical Twilight8:19 PM – 8:51 PM
Astro. Twilight8:51 PM – 9:24 PM
Night9:24 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 46:58 AM7:52 PM12:53:43−2:231:26 PM (58.8°)93.743
Sep 56:59 AM7:51 PM12:51:19−2:231:25 PM (58.4°)93.721
Sep 67:00 AM7:49 PM12:48:55−2:241:25 PM (58.0°)93.698
Sep 77:01 AM7:47 PM12:46:30−2:241:25 PM (57.7°)93.675
Sep 87:02 AM7:46 PM12:44:05−2:251:24 PM (57.3°)93.652
Sep 97:03 AM7:44 PM12:41:39−2:251:24 PM (56.9°)93.629
Sep 107:04 AM7:43 PM12:39:14−2:251:24 PM (56.5°)93.605
* 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

6:30 AM

Altitude

66.9°

Heading

183° S

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

60.8%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 4-1:34 PM-6:26 AM(66.9°)232,93960.8%
Sep 512:09 AM2:33 PM-7:20 AM(68.7°)236,44749.5%
Sep 612:59 AM3:28 PM-8:13 AM(69.5°)239,82038.5%
Sep 71:51 AM4:17 PM-9:05 AM(69.2°)242,89328.4%
Sep 82:45 AM5:01 PM-9:55 AM(67.9°)245,56919.5%
Sep 93:41 AM5:41 PM-10:43 AM(65.8°)247,80712.1%
Sep 104:36 AM6:17 PM-11:29 AM(63.1°)249,6026.3%
* 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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