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

Moon: 10.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 10, 2018 at 11:11:52 am


Sunrise Today: 7:32 am 119° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:06 pm 241° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 10:11 am 117° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:11 pm 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 33 minutes (-42s)

Location of CharlestonLocation

Today's Sun Position in Charleston

Time:11:11 am
Altitude:26.7°
Direction:163° S
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 9h 33m 24s (Dec 10, 2018)

42 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 9, 2018)

3 minutes, 48 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

5 hours, 16 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Charleston Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:57 am
Astro. Twilight5:57 am – 6:30 am
Nautical Twilight6:30 am – 7:03 am
Civil Twilight7:03 am – 7:32 am
Daylight7:32 am – 5:06 pm
Civil Twilight5:06 pm – 5:35 pm
Nautical Twilight5:35 pm – 6:08 pm
Astro. Twilight6:08 pm – 6:40 pm
Night6:40 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 107:32 am5:06 pm9:33:24−0:4212:19 pm (28.7°)91.541
Dec 117:33 am5:06 pm9:32:45−0:3812:19 pm (28.6°)91.529
Dec 127:34 am5:06 pm9:32:10−0:3512:20 pm (28.6°)91.518
Dec 137:34 am5:06 pm9:31:38−0:3112:20 pm (28.5°)91.508
Dec 147:35 am5:06 pm9:31:10−0:2812:21 pm (28.4°)91.498
Dec 157:36 am5:07 pm9:30:45−0:2412:21 pm (28.4°)91.488
Dec 167:36 am5:07 pm9:30:24−0:2012:22 pm (28.3°)91.478
* All times are local time for Charleston. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Charleston

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 1010:11 am8:11 pm-3:10 pm(30.3°)250,84611.5%
Dec 1110:52 am9:06 pm-3:57 pm(32.2°)251,62218.4%
Dec 1211:29 am10:02 pm-4:43 pm(34.9°)251,71126.5%
Dec 1312:02 pm10:58 pm-5:27 pm(38.3°)251,02035.5%
Dec 1412:32 pm11:55 pm-6:11 pm(42.2°)249,50845.1%
Dec 151:01 pm--6:54 pm(46.6°)247,19855.0%
Dec 16-12:53 am1:30 pm7:37 pm(51.3°)244,18665.0%
* 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.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Charleston This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Dec 10, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:50 amMon 4:02 pmMon 10:56 amAverage visibility
VenusMon 3:55 amMon 2:51 pmMon 9:23 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 12:35 pmTue 12:00 midnightMon 6:17 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 6:38 amMon 4:23 pmMon 11:30 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnMon 9:01 amMon 6:32 pmMon 1:47 pmSlightly difficult to see
UranusMon 2:19 pmTue 3:31 amMon 8:55 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 12:30 pmMon 11:48 pmMon 6:09 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Charleston.

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