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

Moon: 38.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jun 19, 2018 at 4:26:53 am


Sunrise Today: 6:02 am 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:53 pm 301° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:35 pm 80° East
Moonset Today: 1:06 am 282° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 50 minutes (+7s)

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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

4:26 am

Altitude

-15.3°

Heading

42° NE

Position

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

14h 50m 19s

Change since

Yesterday: +7s

Winter: +5h 20m

Summer: -3s

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 – 4:05 am
Astro. Twilight4:05 am – 4:51 am
Nautical Twilight4:51 am – 5:31 am
Civil Twilight5:31 am – 6:02 am
Daylight6:02 am – 8:53 pm
Civil Twilight8:53 pm – 9:24 pm
Nautical Twilight9:24 pm – 10:04 pm
Astro. Twilight10:04 pm – 10:50 pm
Night10:50 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Charleston - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 196:02 am8:53 pm14:50:19+0:071:27 pm (75.1°)94.455
Jun 206:02 am8:53 pm14:50:23+0:041:28 pm (75.1°)94.461
Jun 216:03 am8:53 pm14:50:23< 1s1:28 pm (75.1°)94.466
Jun 226:03 am8:53 pm14:50:20−0:021:28 pm (75.1°)94.471
Jun 236:03 am8:53 pm14:50:14−0:061:28 pm (75.1°)94.476
Jun 246:03 am8:54 pm14:50:05−0:091:28 pm (75.1°)94.481
Jun 256:04 am8:54 pm14:49:52−0:121:29 pm (75.0°)94.485
* All times are local time for Charleston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

June Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 6:07 am in Charleston. In terms of daylight, this day is 5 hours, 21 minutes longer than on December Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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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

4:26 am

Altitude

-33.7°

Heading

319° NW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

38.0%

Moon in Charleston - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 19-1:06 am12:35 pm7:12 pm(57.6°)233,52144.8%
Jun 20-1:40 am1:40 pm8:00 pm(52.7°)236,76156.1%
Jun 21-2:13 am2:43 pm8:47 pm(47.8°)239,86766.7%
Jun 22-2:44 am3:44 pm9:33 pm(43.2°)242,70976.4%
Jun 23-3:15 am4:45 pm10:19 pm(39.1°)245,21884.6%
Jun 24-3:48 am5:44 pm11:06 pm(35.6°)247,36291.2%
Jun 25-4:23 am6:42 pm11:53 pm(32.9°)249,13496.1%
* All times are local time for Charleston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Tue, Jun 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:05 amTue 10:05 pmTue 2:36 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 9:01 amTue 11:25 pmTue 4:13 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 11:38 pmTue 9:14 amTue 4:26 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 5:07 pmWed 3:34 amTue 10:21 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 9:18 pmTue 6:51 amTue 2:04 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 2:55 amTue 4:13 pmTue 9:34 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 1:05 amTue 12:30 pmTue 6:47 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Charleston.

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