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

Moon: 35.4%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: May 18, 2021 at 4:48:44 am
Sunrise Today: 6:01 am 65° East
Sunset Today: 8:05 pm 295° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 11:31 am 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 1:17 am 298° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 4 minutes (+1m 25s)
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Today's Sun Position in Morehead City

Time:4:48 am
Altitude:-13.8°
Direction:54° NE
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 14h 3m 51s (May 18, 2021)

1 minute, 25 seconds longer than yesterday (May 17, 2021)

4 hours, 14 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

25 minutes, 21 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Morehead City Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:22 am
Astro. Twilight4:22 am – 4:59 am
Nautical Twilight4:59 am – 5:33 am
Civil Twilight5:33 am – 6:01 am
Daylight6:01 am – 8:05 pm
Civil Twilight8:05 pm – 8:33 pm
Nautical Twilight8:33 pm – 9:08 pm
Astro. Twilight9:08 pm – 9:45 pm
Night9:45 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Morehead City - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 186:01 am8:05 pm14:03:51+1:251:03 pm (75.0°)94.037
May 196:00 am8:06 pm14:05:15+1:241:03 pm (75.2°)94.055
May 206:00 am8:06 pm14:06:37+1:221:03 pm (75.4°)94.073
May 215:59 am8:07 pm14:07:58+1:201:03 pm (75.6°)94.090
May 225:59 am8:08 pm14:09:16+1:181:03 pm (75.8°)94.108
May 235:58 am8:09 pm14:10:32+1:161:03 pm (76.0°)94.125
May 245:58 am8:09 pm14:11:46+1:131:03 pm (76.2°)94.141
* 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 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Morehead City - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 18-1:17 am11:31 am6:47 pm(75.1°)241,29441.2%
May 19-1:56 am12:34 pm7:37 pm(70.8°)237,75752.1%
May 20-2:31 am1:39 pm8:25 pm(65.5°)234,01063.2%
May 21-3:03 am2:45 pm9:14 pm(59.5°)230,29873.9%
May 22-3:34 am3:52 pm10:04 pm(53.0°)226,92983.7%
May 23-4:06 am5:02 pm10:55 pm(46.4°)224,23591.8%
May 24-4:39 am6:15 pm11:50 pm(40.2°)222,52697.4%
* 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 18, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:15 amTue 9:54 pmTue 2:35 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 6:51 amTue 9:12 pmTue 2:01 pmFairly good visibility
MarsTue 9:13 amTue 11:42 pmTue 4:27 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 2:04 amTue 1:00 pmTue 7:32 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 1:14 amTue 11:38 amTue 6:26 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 5:13 amTue 6:42 pmTue 11:58 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 3:05 amTue 2:47 pmTue 8:56 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Morehead City.

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