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

Moon: 50.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Oct 1, 2014 at 4:33:37 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:22 AM 93° East
Sunset Today: 7:09 PM 266° West


Moonrise Today: 2:18 PM 113° Southeast


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 47 minutes (-2m 27s)

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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

4:33 PM

Altitude

28.1°

Heading

240° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length
11h 47m 5s

-2m 27s 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 – 5:54 AM
Astro. Twilight5:54 AM – 6:25 AM
Nautical Twilight6:25 AM – 6:56 AM
Civil Twilight6:56 AM – 7:22 AM
Daylight7:22 AM – 7:09 PM
Civil Twilight7:09 PM – 7:36 PM
Nautical Twilight7:36 PM – 8:06 PM
Astro. Twilight8:06 PM – 8:37 PM
Night8:37 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 17:22 AM7:09 PM11:47:05−2:271:16 PM (48.3°)93.063
Oct 27:23 AM7:08 PM11:44:38−2:271:16 PM (47.9°)93.036
Oct 37:24 AM7:06 PM11:42:11−2:271:16 PM (47.5°)93.009
Oct 47:25 AM7:05 PM11:39:44−2:261:15 PM (47.2°)92.982
Oct 57:26 AM7:03 PM11:37:17−2:261:15 PM (46.8°)92.955
Oct 67:27 AM7:02 PM11:34:51−2:261:15 PM (46.4°)92.928
Oct 77:28 AM7:00 PM11:32:24−2:261:14 PM (46.0°)92.901
* 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

4:33 PM

Altitude

20.4°

Heading

137° SE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent Illuminated

50.6%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Oct 12:18 PM--7:29 PM(32.9°)232,03752.0%
Oct 2-12:43 AM3:08 PM8:26 PM(34.8°)229,58963.6%
Oct 3-1:47 AM3:55 PM9:22 PM(37.8°)227,49974.8%
Oct 4-2:55 AM4:38 PM10:18 PM(41.7°)225,99384.6%
Oct 5-4:04 AM5:18 PM11:12 PM(46.2°)225,28292.4%
Oct 6-5:14 AM5:57 PM---
Oct 7-6:25 AM6:35 PM12:07 AM(51.1°)225,52497.7%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Charleston time.

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