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

Moon: 21.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 22, 2015 at 9:05:11 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:10 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:37 PM 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:24 AM 69° East


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 26 minutes (+1m 31s)

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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

9:05 AM

Altitude

32.2°

Heading

88° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 26m 34s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 31s

Winter: +4h 57m

Summer: -23m 53s

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 – 4:21 AM
Astro. Twilight4:21 AM – 5:02 AM
Nautical Twilight5:02 AM – 5:40 AM
Civil Twilight5:40 AM – 6:10 AM
Daylight6:10 AM – 8:37 PM
Civil Twilight8:37 PM – 9:07 PM
Nautical Twilight9:07 PM – 9:45 PM
Astro. Twilight9:45 PM – 10:26 PM
Night10:26 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 226:10 AM8:37 PM14:26:34+1:311:23 PM (72.1°)94.101
May 236:09 AM8:38 PM14:28:03+1:291:23 PM (72.3°)94.118
May 246:09 AM8:38 PM14:29:29+1:261:23 PM (72.5°)94.135
May 256:08 AM8:39 PM14:30:54+1:241:23 PM (72.6°)94.152
May 266:08 AM8:40 PM14:32:15+1:211:24 PM (72.8°)94.168
May 276:07 AM8:41 PM14:33:35+1:191:24 PM (73.0°)94.183
May 286:07 AM8:41 PM14:34:51+1:161:24 PM (73.1°)94.199
* 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

9:05 AM

Altitude

-14.0°

Heading

57° NE

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

21.0%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 2210:24 AM--5:30 PM(66.8°)245,09224.0%
May 23-12:31 AM11:20 AM6:17 PM(64.2°)247,70833.2%
May 24-1:09 AM12:16 PM7:02 PM(61.1°)249,66442.9%
May 25-1:42 AM1:12 PM7:46 PM(57.5°)250,84052.7%
May 26-2:14 AM2:07 PM8:28 PM(53.7°)251,18262.3%
May 27-2:44 AM3:02 PM9:11 PM(49.9°)250,70471.5%
May 28-3:14 AM3:57 PM9:54 PM(46.0°)249,48279.9%
* 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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