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Moon: 14.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jan 23, 2017 at 10:20:08 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:21 am 113° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:33 pm 247° West


Moonrise Today: 3:34 am 111° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:10 pm 248° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 12 minutes (+1m 33s)

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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

10:20 pm

Altitude

-57.6°

Heading

292° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

10h 12m 16s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 33s

Winter: +28m 19s

Summer: -4h 22m

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 – 5:52 am
Astro. Twilight5:52 am – 6:22 am
Nautical Twilight6:22 am – 6:53 am
Civil Twilight6:53 am – 7:21 am
Daylight7:21 am – 5:33 pm
Civil Twilight5:33 pm – 6:00 pm
Nautical Twilight6:00 pm – 6:31 pm
Astro. Twilight6:31 pm – 7:02 pm
Night7:02 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Raleigh - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 237:21 am5:33 pm10:12:16+1:3312:26 pm (35.0°)91.503
Jan 247:20 am5:34 pm10:13:51+1:3512:27 pm (35.2°)91.513
Jan 257:19 am5:35 pm10:15:29+1:3712:27 pm (35.5°)91.523
Jan 267:19 am5:36 pm10:17:08+1:3912:27 pm (35.7°)91.534
Jan 277:18 am5:37 pm10:18:49+1:4012:27 pm (36.0°)91.545
Jan 287:17 am5:38 pm10:20:32+1:4212:28 pm (36.2°)91.557
Jan 297:17 am5:39 pm10:22:16+1:4412:28 pm (36.5°)91.568
* 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

10:20 pm

Altitude

-68.1°

Heading

41° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

14.3%

Moon in Raleigh - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 233:34 am2:10 pm-8:53 am(36.2°)250,70918.3%
Jan 244:27 am2:54 pm-9:41 am(34.9°)249,27711.3%
Jan 255:17 am3:43 pm-10:30 am(34.6°)247,3565.7%
Jan 266:06 am4:36 pm-11:20 am(35.2°)245,1241.9%
Jan 276:52 am5:33 pm-12:11 pm(36.8°)242,7580.1%
Jan 287:35 am6:32 pm-1:01 pm(39.4°)240,4100.6%
Jan 298:15 am7:33 pm-1:51 pm(42.8°)238,1963.5%
* 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, Mon, Jan 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:53 amTue 3:41 pmTue 10:47 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 9:30 amTue 9:21 pmTue 3:25 pmGreat visibility
MarsTue 9:51 amTue 9:47 pmTue 3:49 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 11:46 pmTue 11:05 amTue 5:26 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 4:37 amTue 2:26 pmTue 9:32 amAverage visiblity
UranusMon 10:55 amMon 11:43 pmMon 5:19 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 9:09 amTue 8:24 pmTue 2:46 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Raleigh.

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