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Moon: 10.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 23, 2017 at 8:55:42 am


Sunrise Today: 7:06 am 102° East
Sunset Today: 6:13 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 5:02 am 113° Southeast
Moonset Today: 3:27 pm 248° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 7 minutes (+2m 23s)

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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

8:55 am

Altitude

19.2°

Heading

120° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 7m 18s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 23s

Winter: +1h 37m

Summer: -3h 43m

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 – 5:38 am
Astro. Twilight5:38 am – 6:09 am
Nautical Twilight6:09 am – 6:39 am
Civil Twilight6:39 am – 7:06 am
Daylight7:06 am – 6:13 pm
Civil Twilight6:13 pm – 6:40 pm
Nautical Twilight6:40 pm – 7:11 pm
Astro. Twilight7:11 pm – 7:41 pm
Night7:41 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 237:06 am6:13 pm11:07:18+2:2312:39 pm (42.1°)91.990
Feb 247:05 am6:14 pm11:09:43+2:2412:39 pm (42.5°)92.011
Feb 257:03 am6:15 pm11:12:07+2:2412:39 pm (42.9°)92.033
Feb 267:02 am6:16 pm11:14:33+2:2512:39 pm (43.2°)92.055
Feb 277:00 am6:17 pm11:16:59+2:2512:39 pm (43.6°)92.077
Feb 286:59 am6:18 pm11:19:25+2:2612:38 pm (44.0°)92.099
Mar 16:58 am6:19 pm11:21:52+2:2612:38 pm (44.4°)92.121
* All times are local time for Charleston. 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

8:55 am

Altitude

30.7°

Heading

159° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

10.1%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 235:02 am3:27 pm-10:13 am(33.5°)243,3089.8%
Feb 245:45 am4:26 pm-11:04 am(35.6°)240,3224.4%
Feb 256:26 am5:28 pm-11:54 am(38.7°)237,3841.0%
Feb 267:04 am6:33 pm-12:45 pm(42.5°)234,7210.0%
Feb 277:41 am7:38 pm-1:36 pm(46.9°)232,5131.7%
Feb 288:17 am8:45 pm-2:27 pm(51.7°)230,8706.0%
Mar 18:53 am9:52 pm-3:19 pm(56.4°)229,83112.9%
* All times are local time for Charleston. 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, Thu, Feb 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:52 amThu 5:23 pmThu 12:07 pmDifficult to see
VenusThu 8:12 amThu 9:18 pmThu 2:45 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 8:56 amThu 9:50 pmThu 3:23 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 10:00 pmThu 9:17 amThu 3:38 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 3:08 amThu 12:44 pmThu 7:56 amAverage visiblity
UranusThu 9:05 amThu 9:59 pmThu 3:32 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 7:27 amThu 6:40 pmThu 1:04 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Charleston.

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