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Moon: 2.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 27, 2017 at 11:28:49 am


Sunrise Today: 6:34 am 71° East
Sunset Today: 8:14 pm 289° West


Moonrise Today: 7:42 am 73° East
Moonset Today: 9:46 pm 289° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 40 minutes (+2m 12s)

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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

11:28 am

Altitude

54.8°

Heading

126° SE

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 40m 12s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 12s

Winter: +4h 10m

Summer: -1h 10m

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 – 4:55 am
Astro. Twilight4:55 am – 5:32 am
Nautical Twilight5:32 am – 6:06 am
Civil Twilight6:06 am – 6:34 am
Daylight6:34 am – 8:14 pm
Civil Twilight8:14 pm – 8:42 pm
Nautical Twilight8:42 pm – 9:16 pm
Astro. Twilight9:16 pm – 9:53 pm
Night9:53 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 276:34 am8:14 pm13:40:12+2:121:24 pm (65.7°)93.580
Apr 286:33 am8:15 pm13:42:23+2:101:23 pm (66.0°)93.604
Apr 296:31 am8:16 pm13:44:33+2:091:23 pm (66.3°)93.627
Apr 306:30 am8:17 pm13:46:41+2:081:23 pm (66.6°)93.651
May 16:29 am8:18 pm13:48:49+2:071:23 pm (66.9°)93.674
May 26:28 am8:19 pm13:50:55+2:061:23 pm (67.2°)93.696
May 36:27 am8:20 pm13:53:00+2:041:23 pm (67.5°)93.719
* All times are local time for Charleston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

11:28 am

Altitude

41.8°

Heading

108° E

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

2.1%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 277:42 am9:46 pm-2:40 pm(65.5°)223,2812.6%
Apr 288:30 am10:56 pm-3:40 pm(68.5°)223,9758.1%
Apr 299:23 am--4:41 pm(70.2°)225,71016.2%
Apr 30-12:01 am10:20 am5:41 pm(70.4°)228,24326.2%
May 1-1:00 am11:22 am6:39 pm(69.3°)231,28137.2%
May 2-1:52 am12:25 pm7:34 pm(67.1°)234,53748.7%
May 3-2:37 am1:28 pm8:26 pm(64.0°)237,77559.8%
* All times are local time for Charleston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Apr 27, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:06 amThu 7:10 pmThu 12:38 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 4:51 amThu 5:06 pmThu 10:58 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 7:55 amThu 10:28 pmThu 3:11 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterThu 6:15 pmFri 5:48 amFri 12:01 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 12:01 amFri 9:36 amFri 4:49 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 6:05 amThu 7:08 pmThu 12:37 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 4:25 amThu 3:43 pmThu 10:04 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Charleston.

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