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

Moon: 64.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jun 21, 2018 at 4:17:02 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:09 am 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:41 pm 300° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:39 pm 93° East
Moonset Today: 2:09 am 270° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 32 minutes

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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

4:17 pm

Altitude

51.1°

Heading

264° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 32m

Change since

Winter: +4h 45m

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 – 4:21 am
Astro. Twilight4:21 am – 5:02 am
Nautical Twilight5:02 am – 5:39 am
Civil Twilight5:39 am – 6:09 am
Daylight6:09 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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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 216:09 am8:41 pm14:32:00< 1s1:25 pm (78.2°)94.466
Jun 226:09 am8:41 pm14:31:58−0:021:25 pm (78.2°)94.471
Jun 236:09 am8:41 pm14:31:52−0:051:25 pm (78.2°)94.476
Jun 246:09 am8:41 pm14:31:44−0:081:25 pm (78.2°)94.481
Jun 256:10 am8:41 pm14:31:32−0:111:26 pm (78.1°)94.485
Jun 266:10 am8:41 pm14:31:18−0:141:26 pm (78.1°)94.489
Jun 276:10 am8:41 pm14:31:01−0:171:26 pm (78.1°)94.492
* 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.

June Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 6:07 am in Charlotte. In terms of daylight, this day is 4 hours, 45 minutes longer than on December Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 216:07 am
September EquinoxSep 229:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 215:23 pm
* 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 2018 Moon Phases

4:17 pm

Altitude

18.1°

Heading

107° E

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

64.9%

Moon in Charlotte - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 21-2:09 am2:39 pm8:44 pm(51.0°)239,86066.7%
Jun 22-2:42 am3:39 pm9:30 pm(46.4°)242,70376.3%
Jun 23-3:15 am4:37 pm10:16 pm(42.3°)245,21384.6%
Jun 24-3:49 am5:35 pm11:03 pm(38.8°)247,35891.2%
Jun 25-4:26 am6:32 pm11:50 pm(36.0°)249,13196.1%
Jun 26-5:05 am7:27 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jun 27-5:48 am8:19 pm12:38 am(34.2°)250,52999.0%
* 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, Thu, Jun 21, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:22 amThu 9:59 pmThu 2:41 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 9:09 amThu 11:14 pmThu 4:12 pmGood visibility
MarsThu 11:17 pmFri 9:07 amFri 4:12 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 4:50 pmFri 3:28 amThu 10:09 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 8:54 pmFri 6:43 amFri 1:48 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 2:44 amFri 3:54 pmFri 9:19 amDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 12:48 amFri 12:17 pmFri 6:32 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Charlotte.

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