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Moon: 2.3%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Nov 19, 2017 at 7:41:27 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:54 am 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:04 pm 246° West


Moonrise Today: 7:43 am 111° Southeast
Moonset Today: 6:16 pm 248° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 10 minutes (-1m 31s)

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Today's Sun Position in Raleigh

The Sun's altitude in Raleigh 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

7:41 pm

Altitude

-31.6°

Heading

267° W

Position

Night

Day length

10h 10m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 31s

Winter: +26m 4s

Summer: -4h 25m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Raleigh Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Raleigh 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 – 5:25 am
Astro. Twilight5:25 am – 5:56 am
Nautical Twilight5:56 am – 6:27 am
Civil Twilight6:27 am – 6:54 am
Daylight6:54 am – 5:04 pm
Civil Twilight5:04 pm – 5:32 pm
Nautical Twilight5:32 pm – 6:03 pm
Astro. Twilight6:03 pm – 6:33 pm
Night6:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Raleigh - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
NovSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Nov 196:54 am5:04 pm10:10:04−1:3112:00 pm (34.6°)91.860
Nov 206:55 am5:04 pm10:08:34−1:2912:00 pm (34.4°)91.841
Nov 216:56 am5:03 pm10:07:07−1:2712:00 pm (34.2°)91.822
Nov 226:57 am5:03 pm10:05:41−1:2512:00 pm (34.0°)91.803
Nov 236:58 am5:03 pm10:04:18−1:2312:01 pm (33.8°)91.785
Nov 246:59 am5:02 pm10:02:57−1:2012:01 pm (33.6°)91.767
Nov 257:00 am5:02 pm10:01:38−1:1812:01 pm (33.4°)91.749
* All times are local time for Raleigh. 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 Raleigh time.

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Today's Moon in Raleigh

The Moon's path in Raleigh 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

7:41 pm

Altitude

-16.7°

Heading

259° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

2.3%

Moon in Raleigh - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
NovMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Nov 197:43 am6:16 pm-1:01 pm(35.9°)251,3341.6%
Nov 208:36 am6:59 pm-1:48 pm(34.3°)252,0944.9%
Nov 219:27 am7:45 pm-2:36 pm(33.6°)252,3589.9%
Nov 2210:15 am8:34 pm-3:24 pm(33.8°)252,02816.4%
Nov 2310:59 am9:26 pm-4:11 pm(34.9°)251,01924.1%
Nov 2411:40 am10:20 pm-4:58 pm(37.0°)249,27833.0%
Nov 2512:18 pm11:16 pm-5:45 pm(39.8°)246,80042.6%
* All times are local time for Raleigh. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Raleigh This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Nov 19, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:48 amMon 6:13 pmMon 1:31 pmAverage visiblity
VenusMon 5:56 amMon 4:28 pmMon 11:12 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 3:39 amMon 3:08 pmMon 9:24 amAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 5:20 amMon 4:04 pmMon 10:42 amAverage visiblity
SaturnMon 9:06 amMon 6:53 pmMon 2:00 pmSlightly difficult to see
UranusSun 3:23 pmMon 4:20 amSun 9:52 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 1:32 pmMon 12:49 amSun 7:10 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Raleigh.

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