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

Moon: 63.8%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 26, 2019 at 2:55:04 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:09 am 87° East
Sunset Today: 7:31 pm 274° West


Moonrise Today: 12:44 am 114° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:07 am 245° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 21 minutes (+2m 16s)

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Today's Sun Position in Raleigh

Time:2:55 pm
Altitude:50.0°
Direction:219° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 21m 14s (Mar 26, 2019)

2 minutes, 16 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 25, 2019)

2 hours, 37 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

2 hours, 13 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Raleigh Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:43 am
Astro. Twilight5:43 am – 6:14 am
Nautical Twilight6:14 am – 6:44 am
Civil Twilight6:44 am – 7:09 am
Daylight7:09 am – 7:31 pm
Civil Twilight7:31 pm – 7:56 pm
Nautical Twilight7:56 pm – 8:26 pm
Astro. Twilight8:26 pm – 8:57 pm
Night8:57 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Raleigh - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 267:09 am7:31 pm12:21:14+2:161:20 pm (56.5°)92.727
Mar 277:08 am7:31 pm12:23:30+2:151:19 pm (56.9°)92.754
Mar 287:07 am7:32 pm12:25:46+2:151:19 pm (57.3°)92.781
Mar 297:05 am7:33 pm12:28:02+2:151:19 pm (57.7°)92.808
Mar 307:04 am7:34 pm12:30:17+2:151:19 pm (58.1°)92.835
Mar 317:02 am7:35 pm12:32:33+2:151:18 pm (58.5°)92.863
Apr 17:01 am7:36 pm12:34:48+2:151:18 pm (58.9°)92.890
* All times are local time for Raleigh. 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 Raleigh

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Raleigh - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 2612:44 am11:07 am-5:57 am(34.0°)241,15667.4%
Mar 271:43 am11:52 am-6:48 am(32.2°)244,68457.2%
Mar 282:37 am12:42 pm-7:39 am(31.6°)247,63147.1%
Mar 293:25 am1:33 pm-8:29 am(32.1°)249,85537.3%
Mar 304:09 am2:27 pm-9:17 am(33.6°)251,29528.1%
Mar 314:48 am3:22 pm-10:03 am(36.1°)251,95519.8%
Apr 15:23 am4:18 pm-10:48 am(39.3°)251,89912.7%
* All times are local time for Raleigh. 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 Raleigh This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Mar 26, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:18 amTue 5:55 pmTue 12:07 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 5:40 amTue 4:35 pmTue 11:07 amGood visibility
MarsTue 9:32 amTue 11:41 pmTue 4:36 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 1:38 amWed 11:22 amWed 6:30 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 3:24 amWed 1:16 pmWed 8:20 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 8:19 amTue 9:30 pmTue 2:55 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 6:28 amTue 5:56 pmTue 12:12 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Raleigh.

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