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Charleston, SC, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 70.1%
Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 10, 2020 at 3:48:22 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:20 am 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:30 pm 297° Northwest


Moonset Today: 11:26 am 261° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 10 minutes (-49s)

Location of CharlestonLocation

Today's Sun Position in Charleston

Time:3:48 pm
Altitude:56.7°
Direction:260° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 10m 13s (Jul 10, 2020)

49 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 9, 2020)

4 hours, 10 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

8 minutes, 34 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Charleston Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:40 am
Astro. Twilight4:40 am – 5:17 am
Nautical Twilight5:17 am – 5:51 am
Civil Twilight5:51 am – 6:20 am
Daylight6:20 am – 8:30 pm
Civil Twilight8:30 pm – 8:58 pm
Nautical Twilight8:58 pm – 9:32 pm
Astro. Twilight9:32 pm – 10:09 pm
Night10:09 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 106:20 am8:30 pm14:10:13−0:491:25 pm (79.3°)94.501
Jul 116:20 am8:29 pm14:09:21−0:511:25 pm (79.2°)94.499
Jul 126:21 am8:29 pm14:08:27−0:531:25 pm (79.0°)94.496
Jul 136:21 am8:29 pm14:07:31−0:561:25 pm (78.9°)94.493
Jul 146:22 am8:28 pm14:06:33−0:581:25 pm (78.7°)94.489
Jul 156:22 am8:28 pm14:05:32−1:001:25 pm (78.6°)94.485
Jul 166:23 am8:28 pm14:04:30−1:021:25 pm (78.4°)94.481
* All times are local time for Charleston. 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 Charleston

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 10-11:26 am-5:36 am(48.0°)248,92773.8%
Jul 1112:21 am12:21 pm-6:18 am(52.9°)250,40564.7%
Jul 1212:49 am1:15 pm-6:59 am(57.9°)251,10855.1%
Jul 131:17 am2:09 pm-7:39 am(62.9°)250,97545.3%
Jul 141:45 am3:04 pm-8:21 am(67.7°)250,00935.7%
Jul 152:16 am4:00 pm-9:05 am(72.1°)248,28026.5%
Jul 162:50 am4:58 pm-9:51 am(75.9°)245,92118.0%
* All times are local time for Charleston. 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 Charleston This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jul 10, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:35 amFri 7:19 pmFri 12:27 pmVery difficult to see
VenusFri 3:48 amFri 5:26 pmFri 10:37 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 12:32 amSat 12:36 pmSat 6:34 amPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 8:37 pmSat 6:42 amSat 1:39 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 9:01 pmSat 7:13 amSat 2:07 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 1:52 amSat 3:11 pmSat 8:31 amDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 11:39 pmSat 11:18 amSat 5:28 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Charleston.

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