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Moon: 0.4%

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Current Time: Jun 24, 2017 at 8:11:36 am


Sunrise Today: 6:13 am 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:31 pm 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 6:51 am 67° East
Moonset Today: 9:09 pm 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 18 minutes (-8s)

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

8:11 am

Altitude

22.4°

Heading

76° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 18m 29s

Change since

Yesterday: -8s

Winter: +4h 19m

Summer: -16s

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 – 4:31 am
Astro. Twilight4:31 am – 5:09 am
Nautical Twilight5:09 am – 5:44 am
Civil Twilight5:44 am – 6:13 am
Daylight6:13 am – 8:31 pm
Civil Twilight8:31 pm – 9:00 pm
Nautical Twilight9:00 pm – 9:35 pm
Astro. Twilight9:35 pm – 10:13 pm
Night10:13 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 246:13 am8:31 pm14:18:29−0:081:22 pm (80.6°)94.487
Jun 256:13 am8:31 pm14:18:18−0:101:22 pm (80.6°)94.491
Jun 266:13 am8:31 pm14:18:05−0:131:22 pm (80.5°)94.495
Jun 276:13 am8:31 pm14:17:49−0:161:22 pm (80.5°)94.498
Jun 286:14 am8:31 pm14:17:30−0:191:23 pm (80.5°)94.500
Jun 296:14 am8:31 pm14:17:08−0:211:23 pm (80.4°)94.502
Jun 306:15 am8:31 pm14:16:44−0:241:23 pm (80.3°)94.504
* 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 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2112:24 am
September EquinoxSep 224:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2111:28 am
* 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 2017 Moon Phases

8:11 am

Altitude

14.6°

Heading

77° E

Position

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.4%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 246:51 am9:09 pm-2:00 pm(76.4°)223,4000.7%
Jun 257:55 am10:05 pm-3:02 pm(75.2°)225,5364.3%
Jun 269:01 am10:55 pm-4:00 pm(72.7°)228,62410.6%
Jun 2710:06 am11:38 pm-4:55 pm(69.3°)232,33518.9%
Jun 2811:09 am--5:46 pm(65.3°)236,31328.6%
Jun 29-12:17 am12:09 pm6:34 pm(60.9°)240,22539.0%
Jun 30-12:53 am1:06 pm7:20 pm(56.6°)243,80149.5%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Charleston This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jun 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:25 amSat 8:53 pmSat 1:39 pmVery difficult to see
VenusSat 3:34 amSat 4:58 pmSat 10:16 amGood visibility
MarsSat 6:56 amSat 9:14 pmSat 2:05 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSat 2:07 pmSun 1:49 amSat 7:58 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 7:36 pmSun 5:40 amSun 12:38 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 2:24 amSat 3:21 pmSat 8:52 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 12:28 amSat 11:55 amSat 6:12 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Charleston.

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