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

Moon: 93.9%
Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 2, 2020 at 7:07:48 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:13 am 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:41 pm 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 6:25 pm 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 3:53 am 247° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 29 minutes (-33s)

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Today's Sun Position in Charlotte

Time:7:07 pm
Altitude:16.9°
Direction:287° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 28m 35s (Jul 2, 2020)

33 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 1, 2020)

4 hours, 41 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

3 minutes, 26 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Charlotte Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:26 am
Astro. Twilight4:26 am – 5:06 am
Nautical Twilight5:06 am – 5:43 am
Civil Twilight5:43 am – 6:13 am
Daylight6:13 am – 8:41 pm
Civil Twilight8:41 pm – 9:11 pm
Nautical Twilight9:11 pm – 9:48 pm
Astro. Twilight9:48 pm – 10:28 pm
Night10:28 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Charlotte - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 26:13 am8:41 pm14:28:35−0:331:27 pm (77.7°)94.507
Jul 36:13 am8:41 pm14:27:59−0:351:27 pm (77.6°)94.508
Jul 46:14 am8:41 pm14:27:20−0:381:27 pm (77.6°)94.508
Jul 56:14 am8:41 pm14:26:39−0:411:28 pm (77.5°)94.507
Jul 66:15 am8:41 pm14:25:55−0:441:28 pm (77.4°)94.507
Jul 76:15 am8:40 pm14:25:08−0:461:28 pm (77.2°)94.506
Jul 86:16 am8:40 pm14:24:19−0:491:28 pm (77.1°)94.505
* All times are local time for Charlotte. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Charlotte

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Charlotte - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2-3:53 am6:25 pm11:34 pm(32.6°)231,46794.8%
Jul 3-4:38 am7:31 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jul 4-5:30 am8:33 pm12:32 am(30.5°)233,31698.8%
Jul 5-6:27 am9:27 pm1:30 am(29.9°)235,671100.0%
Jul 6-7:28 am10:14 pm2:27 am(30.9°)238,40298.6%
Jul 7-8:30 am10:54 pm3:20 am(33.3°)241,31794.9%
Jul 8-9:32 am11:28 pm4:10 am(36.7°)244,19489.3%
* All times are local time for Charlotte. 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.

Penumbral Lunar Eclipse visible in Charlotte on Jul 4 – Jul 5

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Charlotte This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Jul 2, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:13 amFri 8:04 pmFri 1:09 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusFri 4:04 amFri 5:49 pmFri 10:57 amGreat visibility
MarsFri 12:55 amFri 12:50 pmFri 6:52 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 9:21 pmFri 7:16 amFri 2:19 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 9:43 pmFri 7:46 amFri 2:44 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 2:22 amFri 3:49 pmFri 9:06 amDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 12:15 amFri 11:53 amFri 6:04 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Charlotte.

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