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Moon: 62.8%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 25, 2016 at 4:13:51 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:27 AM 65° East
Sunset Today: 8:32 PM 295° Northwest


Moonset Today: 12:23 PM 275° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 4 minutes (-1m 27s)

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Today's Sun Position in Charlotte

The Sun's altitude in Charlotte 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

4:13 PM

Altitude

50.7°

Heading

257° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 4m 23s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 27s

Winter: +4h 17m

Summer: -27m 39s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Charlotte Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Charlotte 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 – 4:47 AM
Astro. Twilight4:47 AM – 5:24 AM
Nautical Twilight5:24 AM – 5:59 AM
Civil Twilight5:59 AM – 6:27 AM
Daylight6:27 AM – 8:32 PM
Civil Twilight8:32 PM – 9:00 PM
Nautical Twilight9:00 PM – 9:35 PM
Astro. Twilight9:35 PM – 10:12 PM
Night10:12 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Charlotte - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 256:27 AM8:32 PM14:04:23−1:271:30 PM (74.2°)94.412
Jul 266:28 AM8:31 PM14:02:54−1:291:30 PM (74.0°)94.403
Jul 276:29 AM8:30 PM14:01:23−1:301:30 PM (73.8°)94.394
Jul 286:30 AM8:30 PM13:59:50−1:321:30 PM (73.5°)94.384
Jul 296:30 AM8:29 PM13:58:16−1:341:30 PM (73.3°)94.374
Jul 306:31 AM8:28 PM13:56:40−1:361:30 PM (73.1°)94.364
Jul 316:32 AM8:27 PM13:55:02−1:371:30 PM (72.8°)94.352
* All times are local time for Charlotte. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 206:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 215:44 AM
* All times are local Charlotte time.

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Today's Moon in Charlotte

The Moon's path in Charlotte 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 2016 Moon Phases

4:13 PM

Altitude

-41.1°

Heading

317° NW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

62.8%

Moon in Charlotte - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 25-12:23 PM-5:59 AM(56.9°)230,38267.5%
Jul 2612:21 AM1:28 PM-6:51 AM(61.4°)229,86955.9%
Jul 271:02 AM2:34 PM-7:44 AM(65.6°)229,69844.0%
Jul 281:45 AM3:39 PM-8:39 AM(69.0°)229,88132.4%
Jul 292:32 AM4:42 PM-9:35 AM(71.5°)230,45421.8%
Jul 303:24 AM5:43 PM-10:32 AM(72.8°)231,46012.9%
Jul 314:19 AM6:39 PM-11:30 AM(72.9°)232,9316.1%
* All times are local time for Charlotte. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Charlotte This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jul 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:57 AMMon 9:35 PMMon 2:47 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 7:32 AMMon 9:19 PMMon 2:26 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 3:49 PMTue 1:39 AMMon 8:44 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 10:21 AMMon 10:51 PMMon 4:36 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 4:40 PMTue 2:43 AMMon 9:41 PMPerfect visibility
UranusTue 12:10 AMTue 1:04 PMTue 6:37 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 10:20 PMTue 9:38 AMTue 3:59 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Charlotte.

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