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Morehead City, NC, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 94.9%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: May 17, 2022 at 8:46:47 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:02 am 66° East
Sunset Today: 8:04 pm 295° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 10:17 pm 122° Southeast
Moonset Today: 7:03 am 240° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 2 minutes (+1m 28s)
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Today's Sun Position in Morehead City

Time:8:46 pm
Altitude:-8.5°
Direction:301° NW
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 14h 2m 4s (May 17, 2022)

1 minute, 28 seconds longer than yesterday (May 16, 2022)

4 hours, 12 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

27 minutes, 7 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Morehead City Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:23 am
Astro. Twilight4:23 am – 5:00 am
Nautical Twilight5:00 am – 5:34 am
Civil Twilight5:34 am – 6:02 am
Daylight6:02 am – 8:04 pm
Civil Twilight8:04 pm – 8:32 pm
Nautical Twilight8:32 pm – 9:07 pm
Astro. Twilight9:07 pm – 9:43 pm
Night9:43 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Morehead City - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 176:02 am8:04 pm14:02:04+1:281:03 pm (74.7°)94.005
May 186:01 am8:05 pm14:03:31+1:261:03 pm (74.9°)94.024
May 196:01 am8:06 pm14:04:55+1:241:03 pm (75.1°)94.044
May 206:00 am8:06 pm14:06:18+1:221:03 pm (75.4°)94.063
May 215:59 am8:07 pm14:07:39+1:201:03 pm (75.6°)94.082
May 225:59 am8:08 pm14:08:57+1:181:03 pm (75.8°)94.100
May 235:58 am8:08 pm14:10:14+1:161:03 pm (75.9°)94.119
* All times are local time for Morehead City. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Morehead City

Year 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Morehead City - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 17-7:03 am10:17 pm2:05 am(30.6°)223,95998.3%
May 18-7:59 am11:26 pm3:09 am(28.0°)224,09993.4%
May 19-9:04 am-4:15 am(27.5°)225,30185.8%
May 2012:25 am10:15 am-5:18 am(29.1°)227,36376.1%
May 211:14 am11:26 am-6:18 am(32.5°)230,01865.1%
May 221:55 am12:36 pm-7:12 am(37.2°)232,99253.6%
May 232:29 am1:42 pm-8:01 am(42.7°)236,05242.2%
* All times are local time for Morehead City. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Morehead City This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, May 17, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:21 amWed 8:23 pmWed 1:23 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 4:14 amWed 4:50 pmWed 10:32 amGood visibility
MarsWed 3:14 amWed 3:00 pmWed 9:07 amAverage visibility
JupiterWed 3:28 amWed 3:29 pmWed 9:29 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 1:51 amWed 12:34 pmWed 7:13 amAverage visibility
UranusWed 5:26 amWed 7:02 pmWed 12:14 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 3:12 amWed 2:58 pmWed 9:05 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Morehead City.

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