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Moon: 52.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 19, 2017 at 12:11:25 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:40 am 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:35 pm 245° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 12:12 am 96° East
Moonset Today: 11:56 am 261° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 54 minutes (+1m 33s)

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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

12:11 pm

Altitude

31.2°

Heading

173° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

9h 54m 17s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 33s

Winter: +24m 44s

Summer: -4h 56m

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 – 6:08 am
Astro. Twilight6:08 am – 6:39 am
Nautical Twilight6:39 am – 7:12 am
Civil Twilight7:12 am – 7:40 am
Daylight7:40 am – 5:35 pm
Civil Twilight5:35 pm – 6:03 pm
Nautical Twilight6:03 pm – 6:36 pm
Astro. Twilight6:36 pm – 7:07 pm
Night7:07 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 197:40 am5:35 pm9:54:17+1:3312:37 pm (31.5°)91.467
Jan 207:40 am5:36 pm9:55:53+1:3612:38 pm (31.7°)91.475
Jan 217:39 am5:37 pm9:57:32+1:3812:38 pm (31.9°)91.484
Jan 227:39 am5:38 pm9:59:13+1:4012:38 pm (32.2°)91.493
Jan 237:38 am5:39 pm10:00:56+1:4312:38 pm (32.4°)91.503
Jan 247:38 am5:40 pm10:02:42+1:4512:39 pm (32.6°)91.513
Jan 257:37 am5:41 pm10:04:29+1:4712:39 pm (32.9°)91.524
* 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

12:11 pm

Altitude

-2.4°

Heading

264° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

52.1%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 1912:12 am11:56 am-6:07 am(45.3°)249,02854.6%
Jan 201:08 am12:27 pm-6:50 am(41.6°)250,69244.8%
Jan 212:03 am1:01 pm-7:34 am(38.3°)251,51035.2%
Jan 222:58 am1:37 pm-8:19 am(35.6°)251,49026.3%
Jan 233:52 am2:17 pm-9:06 am(33.6°)250,70018.2%
Jan 244:45 am3:01 pm-9:53 am(32.3°)249,26311.2%
Jan 255:36 am3:50 pm-10:43 am(32.0°)247,3385.7%
* 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, Jan 19, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:05 amThu 3:43 pmThu 10:54 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 9:54 amThu 9:28 pmThu 3:40 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 10:14 amThu 10:00 pmThu 4:07 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 12:15 amFri 11:30 amFri 5:52 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 5:13 amThu 2:49 pmThu 10:01 amAverage visiblity
UranusThu 11:20 amFri 12:12 amThu 5:46 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 9:42 amThu 8:52 pmThu 3:17 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Charleston.

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