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

Moon: 28.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 28, 2017 at 6:44:47 am


Sunrise Today: 6:29 am 66° East
Sunset Today: 8:29 pm 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:56 am 92° East


Daylight Hours: 14 hours (-1m 32s)

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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

6:44 am

Altitude

2.3°

Heading

68° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 10s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 32s

Winter: +4h 13m

Summer: -31m 49s

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 – 4:50 am
Astro. Twilight4:50 am – 5:27 am
Nautical Twilight5:27 am – 6:01 am
Civil Twilight6:01 am – 6:29 am
Daylight6:29 am – 8:29 pm
Civil Twilight8:29 pm – 8:57 pm
Nautical Twilight8:57 pm – 9:32 pm
Astro. Twilight9:32 pm – 10:08 pm
Night10:08 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Charlotte - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 286:29 am8:29 pm14:00:10−1:321:29 pm (73.6°)94.385
Jul 296:30 am8:28 pm13:58:36−1:331:29 pm (73.4°)94.374
Jul 306:31 am8:28 pm13:57:00−1:351:29 pm (73.1°)94.362
Jul 316:31 am8:27 pm13:55:23−1:371:29 pm (72.9°)94.351
Aug 16:32 am8:26 pm13:53:44−1:381:29 pm (72.6°)94.338
Aug 26:33 am8:25 pm13:52:04−1:401:29 pm (72.4°)94.326
Aug 36:34 am8:24 pm13:50:22−1:411:29 pm (72.1°)94.313
* All times are local time for Charlotte. 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 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

6:44 am

Altitude

-53.0°

Heading

26° NE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

28.8%

Moon in Charlotte - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2811:56 am--6:02 pm(51.6°)243,30733.3%
Jul 29-12:03 am12:53 pm6:47 pm(47.4°)246,41543.4%
Jul 30-12:35 am1:49 pm7:31 pm(43.7°)248,87853.4%
Jul 31-1:09 am2:44 pm8:16 pm(40.4°)250,58663.2%
Aug 1-1:44 am3:38 pm9:02 pm(37.8°)251,49772.3%
Aug 2-2:22 am4:31 pm9:48 pm(35.9°)251,63480.6%
Aug 3-3:03 am5:23 pm10:36 pm(34.8°)251,07287.7%
* All times are local time for Charlotte. 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 Charlotte This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jul 28, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:45 amFri 9:44 pmFri 3:15 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 3:34 amFri 5:51 pmFri 10:42 amGood visibility
MarsFri 6:26 amFri 8:30 pmFri 1:28 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterFri 12:12 pmFri 11:45 pmFri 5:59 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 5:23 pmSat 3:16 amFri 10:20 pmPerfect visibility
UranusFri 12:13 amFri 1:16 pmFri 6:45 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 10:19 pmFri 9:41 amFri 4:00 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Charlotte.

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