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

Moon: 82.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 23, 2018 at 3:21:20 am


Sunrise Today: 6:27 am 65° East
Sunset Today: 8:24 pm 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 5:13 pm 113° Southeast
Moonset Today: 3:06 am 249° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 56 minutes (-1m 14s)

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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

3:21 am

Altitude

-30.4°

Heading

32° NE

Position

Night

Day length

13h 56m 56s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 14s

Winter: +3h 57m

Summer: -21m 49s

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 – 4:51 am
Astro. Twilight4:51 am – 5:26 am
Nautical Twilight5:26 am – 6:00 am
Civil Twilight6:00 am – 6:27 am
Daylight6:27 am – 8:24 pm
Civil Twilight8:24 pm – 8:52 pm
Nautical Twilight8:52 pm – 9:25 pm
Astro. Twilight9:25 pm – 10:00 pm
Night10:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 236:27 am8:24 pm13:56:56−1:141:26 pm (77.2°)94.431
Jul 246:28 am8:23 pm13:55:40−1:161:26 pm (77.0°)94.423
Jul 256:28 am8:23 pm13:54:21−1:181:26 pm (76.8°)94.414
Jul 266:29 am8:22 pm13:53:01−1:201:26 pm (76.5°)94.404
Jul 276:30 am8:21 pm13:51:39−1:211:26 pm (76.3°)94.395
Jul 286:30 am8:21 pm13:50:16−1:231:26 pm (76.1°)94.385
Jul 296:31 am8:20 pm13:48:51−1:241:26 pm (75.8°)94.375
* 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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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 216:07 am
September EquinoxSep 229:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 215:23 pm
* 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 2018 Moon Phases

3:21 am

Altitude

-3.4°

Heading

251° W

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

82.4%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 23-3:06 am5:13 pm10:32 pm(37.2°)250,21487.8%
Jul 24-3:48 am6:05 pm11:20 pm(36.0°)251,45293.5%
Jul 25-4:33 am6:55 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jul 26-5:22 am7:41 pm12:08 am(35.8°)252,17397.5%
Jul 27-6:13 am8:24 pm12:56 am(36.6°)252,41599.6%
Jul 28-7:06 am9:03 pm1:43 am(38.3°)252,20899.9%
Jul 29-7:59 am9:40 pm2:30 am(40.9°)251,56798.2%
* 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, Mon, Jul 23, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:21 amMon 9:22 pmMon 2:52 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 10:00 amMon 10:39 pmMon 4:19 pmGood visibility
MarsSun 9:01 pmMon 6:44 amMon 1:53 amPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 2:36 pmTue 1:21 amMon 7:58 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 6:29 pmTue 4:29 amMon 11:29 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 12:44 amMon 1:49 pmMon 7:17 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 10:41 pmMon 10:11 amMon 4:26 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Charleston.

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