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Columbia, SC, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 82.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 22, 2019 at 8:55:49 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:18 am 65° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:23 pm 296° Northwest


Moonset Today: 9:27 am 243° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 5 minutes (+1m 16s)

Location of ColumbiaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Columbia

Time:8:55 pm
Altitude:-6.7°
Direction:300° NW
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 14h 5m 14s (May 22, 2019)

1 minute, 16 seconds longer than yesterday (May 21, 2019)

4 hours, 11 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

19 minutes, 59 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Columbia Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:39 am
Astro. Twilight4:39 am – 5:16 am
Nautical Twilight5:16 am – 5:50 am
Civil Twilight5:50 am – 6:18 am
Daylight6:18 am – 8:23 pm
Civil Twilight8:23 pm – 8:51 pm
Nautical Twilight8:51 pm – 9:26 pm
Astro. Twilight9:26 pm – 10:03 pm
Night10:03 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Columbia - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 226:18 am8:23 pm14:05:14+1:161:20 pm (76.4°)94.098
May 236:17 am8:24 pm14:06:29+1:141:20 pm (76.6°)94.116
May 246:17 am8:25 pm14:07:42+1:121:20 pm (76.8°)94.134
May 256:16 am8:25 pm14:08:53+1:101:21 pm (77.0°)94.152
May 266:16 am8:26 pm14:10:01+1:081:21 pm (77.2°)94.169
May 276:15 am8:27 pm14:11:08+1:061:21 pm (77.3°)94.186
May 286:15 am8:27 pm14:12:12+1:041:21 pm (77.5°)94.203
* All times are local time for Columbia. 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 Columbia

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Columbia - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 22-9:27 am-4:21 am(32.9°)244,82687.3%
May 2312:05 am10:20 am-5:12 am(33.6°)247,34879.7%
May 2412:49 am11:15 am-6:01 am(35.4°)249,33871.1%
May 251:29 am12:11 pm-6:48 am(38.0°)250,63061.8%
May 262:04 am1:06 pm-7:33 am(41.5°)251,11752.1%
May 272:36 am2:01 pm-8:16 am(45.5°)250,75842.4%
May 283:06 am2:56 pm-8:58 am(49.9°)249,58032.8%
* All times are local time for Columbia. 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 Columbia This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, May 22, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:24 amThu 8:39 pmThu 1:31 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 5:12 amThu 6:33 pmThu 11:52 amFairly good visibility
MarsWed 8:28 amWed 10:56 pmWed 3:42 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 9:48 pmThu 7:42 amThu 2:45 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 11:47 pmThu 9:48 amThu 4:48 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 4:52 amThu 6:05 pmThu 11:28 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneThu 2:53 amThu 2:27 pmThu 8:40 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbia.

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