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

Moon: 44.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jan 24, 2018 at 5:30:25 am


Sunrise Today: 7:37 am 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:40 pm 246° West


Moonrise Today: 11:54 am 81° East
Moonset Today: 12:09 am 276° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 2 minutes (+1m 44s)

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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

5:30 am

Altitude

-24.9°

Heading

95° E

Position

Night

Day length

10h 2m 18s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 44s

Winter: +32m 43s

Summer: -4h 48m

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 – 6:05 am
Astro. Twilight6:05 am – 6:37 am
Nautical Twilight6:37 am – 7:09 am
Civil Twilight7:09 am – 7:37 am
Daylight7:37 am – 5:40 pm
Civil Twilight5:40 pm – 6:08 pm
Nautical Twilight6:08 pm – 6:40 pm
Astro. Twilight6:40 pm – 7:11 pm
Night7:11 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 247:37 am5:40 pm10:02:19+1:4512:38 pm (32.6°)91.510
Jan 257:37 am5:41 pm10:04:05+1:4612:38 pm (32.8°)91.519
Jan 267:36 am5:42 pm10:05:55+1:5012:39 pm (33.1°)91.529
Jan 277:35 am5:43 pm10:07:46+1:5112:39 pm (33.3°)91.539
Jan 287:34 am5:44 pm10:09:39+1:5312:39 pm (33.6°)91.550
Jan 297:34 am5:45 pm10:11:34+1:5512:39 pm (33.9°)91.561
Jan 307:33 am5:46 pm10:13:30+1:5612:39 pm (34.1°)91.573
* All times are local time for Charleston. 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

5:30 am

Altitude

-45.5°

Heading

348° N

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

44.8%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 24-12:09 am11:54 am6:29 pm(59.6°)234,97750.7%
Jan 25-1:13 am12:30 pm7:20 pm(63.8°)231,67062.0%
Jan 26-2:19 am1:10 pm8:15 pm(67.4°)228,53773.1%
Jan 27-3:27 am1:57 pm9:13 pm(70.0°)225,86583.2%
Jan 28-4:34 am2:51 pm10:15 pm(71.3°)223,96391.4%
Jan 29-5:39 am3:53 pm11:17 pm(71.0°)223,10097.1%
Jan 30-6:39 am5:01 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* All times are local time for Charleston. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

Partial Lunar Eclipse visible in Charleston on Jan 31

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Charleston This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jan 24, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:50 amWed 4:19 pmWed 11:35 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 7:56 amWed 5:54 pmWed 12:55 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 2:59 amWed 12:57 pmWed 7:58 amAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 2:17 amWed 12:31 pmWed 7:24 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 5:42 amWed 3:14 pmWed 10:28 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 11:11 amThu 12:13 amWed 5:42 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 9:29 amWed 8:44 pmWed 3:07 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Charleston.

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