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Flag for USA Charlotte, NC, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 3.3%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 28, 2017 at 12:39:52 am


Sunrise Today: 6:53 am 99° East
Sunset Today: 6:18 pm 261° West


Moonrise Today: 8:13 am 91° East
Moonset Today: 8:41 pm 272° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 24 minutes (+2m 10s)

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Today's Sun Position in Charlotte

The Sun's altitude in Charlotte 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

12:39 am

Altitude

-62.6°

Heading

2° N

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 24m 21s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 10s

Winter: +1h 37m

Summer: -3h 7m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Charlotte Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Charlotte 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 – 5:29 am
Astro. Twilight5:29 am – 5:59 am
Nautical Twilight5:59 am – 6:28 am
Civil Twilight6:28 am – 6:53 am
Daylight6:53 am – 6:18 pm
Civil Twilight6:18 pm – 6:43 pm
Nautical Twilight6:43 pm – 7:13 pm
Astro. Twilight7:13 pm – 7:42 pm
Night7:42 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Charlotte - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 286:53 am6:18 pm11:24:21+2:1012:35 pm (47.1°)92.099
Mar 16:52 am6:19 pm11:26:32+2:1012:35 pm (47.5°)92.121
Mar 26:51 am6:20 pm11:28:43+2:1112:35 pm (47.9°)92.143
Mar 36:49 am6:20 pm11:30:55+2:1112:35 pm (48.2°)92.166
Mar 46:48 am6:21 pm11:33:06+2:1112:34 pm (48.6°)92.188
Mar 56:47 am6:22 pm11:35:18+2:1212:34 pm (49.0°)92.211
Mar 66:46 am6:23 pm11:37:31+2:1212:34 pm (49.4°)92.234
* All times are local time for Charlotte. 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 Charlotte time.

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Today's Moon in Charlotte

The Moon's path in Charlotte 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

12:39 am

Altitude

-53.0°

Heading

328° NW

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

3.3%

Moon in Charlotte - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 288:13 am8:41 pm-2:24 pm(54.8°)230,8736.0%
Mar 18:51 am9:47 pm-3:15 pm(59.6°)229,83312.9%
Mar 29:31 am10:53 pm-4:08 pm(64.0°)229,36621.9%
Mar 310:12 am11:59 pm-5:03 pm(67.9°)229,40032.5%
Mar 410:58 am--5:58 pm(70.9°)229,84544.1%
Mar 5-1:04 am11:47 am6:55 pm(72.7°)230,62156.0%
Mar 6-2:06 am12:41 pm7:53 pm(73.4°)231,67567.5%
* All times are local time for Charlotte. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Charlotte This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Feb 28, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:48 amTue 5:49 pmTue 12:18 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 7:52 amTue 8:58 pmTue 2:25 pmFairly good visibility
MarsTue 8:46 amTue 9:43 pmTue 3:14 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 9:34 pmTue 8:56 amTue 3:15 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 2:39 amTue 12:30 pmTue 7:35 amAverage visiblity
UranusTue 8:45 amTue 9:35 pmTue 3:10 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 7:02 amTue 6:21 pmTue 12:42 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
* All times are local time for Charlotte.

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