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Moon: 6.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Apr 24, 2017 at 5:59:27 am


Sunrise Today: 6:39 am 73° East
Sunset Today: 8:03 pm 287° West


Moonrise Today: 5:39 am 91° East
Moonset Today: 6:08 pm 272° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 23 minutes (+2m)

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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

5:59 am

Altitude

-8.6°

Heading

67° E

Position

Nautical Twilight

Day length

13h 23m 57s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m

Winter: +3h 37m

Summer: -1h 8m

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 – 5:07 am
Astro. Twilight5:07 am – 5:41 am
Nautical Twilight5:41 am – 6:13 am
Civil Twilight6:13 am – 6:39 am
Daylight6:39 am – 8:03 pm
Civil Twilight8:03 pm – 8:30 pm
Nautical Twilight8:30 pm – 9:02 pm
Astro. Twilight9:02 pm – 9:35 pm
Night9:35 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Charlotte - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 246:39 am8:03 pm13:23:57+2:001:21 pm (67.9°)93.506
Apr 256:38 am8:04 pm13:25:56+1:591:21 pm (68.2°)93.531
Apr 266:37 am8:05 pm13:27:55+1:581:21 pm (68.5°)93.555
Apr 276:36 am8:06 pm13:29:52+1:571:20 pm (68.8°)93.580
Apr 286:35 am8:06 pm13:31:49+1:561:20 pm (69.1°)93.604
Apr 296:34 am8:07 pm13:33:44+1:551:20 pm (69.5°)93.627
Apr 306:32 am8:08 pm13:35:38+1:541:20 pm (69.8°)93.650
* 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

5:59 am

Altitude

3.4°

Heading

93° E

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

6.3%

Moon in Charlotte - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 245:39 am6:08 pm-11:50 am(55.0°)228,1085.0%
Apr 256:18 am7:17 pm-12:43 pm(59.9°)225,4281.1%
Apr 266:59 am8:27 pm-1:39 pm(64.6°)223,7680.2%
Apr 277:43 am9:37 pm-2:37 pm(68.7°)223,2812.6%
Apr 288:32 am10:46 pm-3:37 pm(71.7°)223,9728.1%
Apr 299:26 am11:51 pm-4:38 pm(73.4°)225,70616.2%
Apr 3010:24 am--5:38 pm(73.6°)228,23726.1%
* 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, Mon, Apr 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:19 amMon 7:24 pmMon 12:52 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusMon 4:55 amMon 5:09 pmMon 11:02 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 8:05 amMon 10:18 pmMon 3:11 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterMon 6:23 pmTue 5:59 amTue 12:11 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 12:06 amMon 9:58 amMon 5:02 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 6:17 amMon 7:13 pmMon 12:45 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneMon 4:31 amMon 3:54 pmMon 10:12 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Charlotte.

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