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

Moon: 99.5%
Full Moon
Current Time: May 22, 2024 at 6:10:10 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:14 am 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:26 pm 296° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 7:56 pm 118° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:20 am 245° West
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 12 minutes (+1m 19s)
Location of CharlotteLocation

Today's Sun Position in Charlotte

Time:6:10 pm
Altitude:25.7°
Direction:278° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 12m 2s (May 22, 2024)

1 minute, 19 seconds longer than yesterday (May 21, 2024)

4 hours, 25 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

19 minutes, 59 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Charlotte Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:32 am
Astro. Twilight4:32 am – 5:10 am
Nautical Twilight5:10 am – 5:45 am
Civil Twilight5:45 am – 6:14 am
Daylight6:14 am – 8:26 pm
Civil Twilight8:26 pm – 8:55 pm
Nautical Twilight8:55 pm – 9:30 pm
Astro. Twilight9:30 pm – 10:08 pm
Night10:08 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Charlotte - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 226:14 am8:26 pm14:12:02+1:191:20 pm (75.4°)94.107
May 236:13 am8:27 pm14:13:19+1:161:20 pm (75.5°)94.125
May 246:13 am8:27 pm14:14:34+1:141:20 pm (75.7°)94.142
May 256:12 am8:28 pm14:15:47+1:121:20 pm (75.9°)94.159
May 266:12 am8:29 pm14:16:57+1:101:20 pm (76.1°)94.176
May 276:11 am8:29 pm14:18:05+1:071:20 pm (76.2°)94.192
May 286:11 am8:30 pm14:19:11+1:051:20 pm (76.4°)94.208
* 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 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Charlotte - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 22-5:20 am7:56 pm12:09 am(35.2°)245,84197.9%
May 23-5:54 am9:01 pm12:58 am(30.8°)243,57199.8%
May 24-6:37 am10:05 pm1:51 am(27.6°)241,24499.4%
May 25-7:28 am11:05 pm2:47 am(25.8°)238,97896.7%
May 26-8:28 am11:59 pm3:46 am(25.7°)236,85291.6%
May 27-9:35 am-4:45 am(27.5°)234,91384.3%
May 2812:44 am10:46 am-5:42 am(31.0°)233,18475.1%
* 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.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Charlotte This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, May 22, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:14 amWed 6:31 pmWed 11:52 amDifficult to see
VenusWed 6:05 amWed 8:06 pmWed 1:06 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 4:04 amThu 4:42 pmThu 10:23 amAverage visibility
JupiterWed 6:09 amWed 8:08 pmWed 1:08 pmExtremely difficult to see
SaturnThu 2:52 amThu 2:20 pmThu 8:36 amAverage visibility
UranusWed 5:49 amWed 7:41 pmWed 12:45 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 3:18 amThu 3:15 pmThu 9:16 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Charlotte.

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