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

Moon: 22.8%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Apr 17, 2021 at 4:21:17 am
Sunrise Today: 6:49 am 76° East
Sunset Today: 7:59 pm 284° West
Moonrise Today: 10:13 am 59° Northeast
Moonset Today: 12:23 am 300° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 10 minutes (+2m 5s)
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Today's Sun Position in Gastonia

Time:4:21 am
Altitude:-28.0°
Direction:51° NE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 13h 9m 50s (Apr 17, 2021)

2 minutes, 5 seconds longer than yesterday (Apr 16, 2021)

3 hours, 23 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

1 hour, 22 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Gastonia Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:19 am
Astro. Twilight5:19 am – 5:52 am
Nautical Twilight5:52 am – 6:23 am
Civil Twilight6:23 am – 6:49 am
Daylight6:49 am – 7:59 pm
Civil Twilight7:59 pm – 8:25 pm
Nautical Twilight8:25 pm – 8:57 pm
Astro. Twilight8:57 pm – 9:29 pm
Night9:29 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Gastonia - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 176:49 am7:59 pm13:09:50+2:051:24 pm (65.5°)93.326
Apr 186:48 am8:00 pm13:11:55+2:041:23 pm (65.8°)93.351
Apr 196:47 am8:01 pm13:13:59+2:041:23 pm (66.2°)93.376
Apr 206:45 am8:01 pm13:16:03+2:031:23 pm (66.5°)93.401
Apr 216:44 am8:02 pm13:18:05+2:021:23 pm (66.9°)93.426
Apr 226:43 am8:03 pm13:20:07+2:011:23 pm (67.2°)93.451
Apr 236:42 am8:04 pm13:22:08+2:011:22 pm (67.5°)93.476
* All times are local time for Gastonia. 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 Gastonia

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Gastonia - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 17-12:23 am10:13 am5:44 pm(79.8°)249,47127.5%
Apr 18-1:18 am11:02 am6:36 pm(80.1°)247,15036.8%
Apr 19-2:09 am11:56 am7:28 pm(79.0°)244,16447.0%
Apr 20-2:56 am12:56 pm8:21 pm(76.6°)240,61957.5%
Apr 21-3:39 am2:00 pm9:12 pm(72.9°)236,70268.1%
Apr 22-4:17 am3:06 pm10:03 pm(68.0°)232,67978.1%
Apr 23-4:51 am4:14 pm10:54 pm(62.1°)228,87487.0%
* All times are local time for Gastonia. 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 Gastonia This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Apr 17, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:49 amSat 7:51 pmSat 1:19 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusSat 7:10 amSat 8:25 pmSat 1:47 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 10:05 amSun 12:44 amSat 5:24 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 4:12 amSat 2:59 pmSat 9:36 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 3:31 amSat 1:52 pmSat 8:41 amAverage visibility
UranusSat 7:27 amSat 8:54 pmSat 2:10 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 5:23 amSat 5:03 pmSat 11:13 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Gastonia.

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