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

Moon: 55.1%
Third Quarter
Current Time: Nov 26, 2021 at 7:42:17 pm
Sunrise Today: 7:01 am 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:01 pm 244° Southwest
Moonrise Today: 11:22 pm 70° East
Moonset Today: 12:43 pm 292° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 10 hours (-1m 16s)
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Today's Sun Position in Raleigh

Time:7:42 pm
Altitude:-32.1°
Direction:266° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 20s (Nov 26, 2021)

1 minute, 16 seconds shorter than yesterday (Nov 25, 2021)

16 minutes, 21 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

4 hours, 34 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Raleigh Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:31 am
Astro. Twilight5:31 am – 6:02 am
Nautical Twilight6:02 am – 6:33 am
Civil Twilight6:33 am – 7:01 am
Daylight7:01 am – 5:01 pm
Civil Twilight5:01 pm – 5:29 pm
Nautical Twilight5:29 pm – 6:01 pm
Astro. Twilight6:01 pm – 6:31 pm
Night6:31 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Raleigh - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
NovSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Nov 267:01 am5:01 pm10:00:20−1:1612:01 pm (33.2°)91.735
Nov 277:02 am5:01 pm9:59:06−1:1312:02 pm (33.0°)91.719
Nov 287:03 am5:01 pm9:57:55−1:1112:02 pm (32.8°)91.703
Nov 297:04 am5:01 pm9:56:46−1:0812:02 pm (32.7°)91.688
Nov 307:05 am5:01 pm9:55:40−1:0612:03 pm (32.5°)91.673
Dec 17:06 am5:00 pm9:54:37−1:0312:03 pm (32.3°)91.659
Dec 27:07 am5:00 pm9:53:36−1:0012:04 pm (32.2°)91.645
* All times are local time for Raleigh. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Raleigh

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Raleigh - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
NovMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Nov 26-12:43 pm11:22 pm5:36 am(73.1°)244,83561.0%
Nov 27-1:14 pm-6:23 am(68.5°)241,49250.6%
Nov 2812:25 am1:43 pm-7:09 am(63.1°)237,71639.9%
Nov 291:30 am2:11 pm-7:55 am(57.0°)233,72629.2%
Nov 302:36 am2:40 pm-8:43 am(50.5°)229,81419.3%
Dec 13:45 am3:12 pm-9:33 am(44.0°)226,32910.7%
Dec 24:58 am3:48 pm-10:27 am(37.8°)223,6324.3%
* All times are local time for Raleigh. 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 Raleigh This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Nov 26, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:00 amSat 4:55 pmSat 11:58 amVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusFri 10:27 amFri 7:52 pmFri 3:09 pmGreat visibility
MarsSat 5:43 amSat 4:04 pmSat 10:54 amDifficult to see
JupiterFri 12:20 pmFri 11:00 pmFri 5:40 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 11:30 amFri 9:40 pmFri 4:35 pmAverage visibility
UranusFri 3:41 pmSat 5:14 amFri 10:27 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneFri 1:28 pmSat 1:04 amFri 7:16 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Raleigh.

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