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Moon: 39.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 19, 2017 at 6:23:51 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:57 am 103° East
Sunset Today: 6:00 pm 257° West


Moonrise Today: 1:24 am 110° East
Moonset Today: 12:05 pm 249° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 3 minutes (+2m 8s)

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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

6:23 pm

Altitude

-5.5°

Heading

260° W

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

11h 3m 47s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 8s

Winter: +1h 19m

Summer: -3h 31m

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 – 5:31 am
Astro. Twilight5:31 am – 6:01 am
Nautical Twilight6:01 am – 6:31 am
Civil Twilight6:31 am – 6:57 am
Daylight6:57 am – 6:00 pm
Civil Twilight6:00 pm – 6:26 pm
Nautical Twilight6:26 pm – 6:56 pm
Astro. Twilight6:56 pm – 7:26 pm
Night7:26 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Raleigh - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 196:57 am6:00 pm11:03:47+2:0812:28 pm (43.2°)91.906
Feb 206:55 am6:01 pm11:05:56+2:0812:28 pm (43.6°)91.926
Feb 216:54 am6:02 pm11:08:06+2:0912:28 pm (43.9°)91.947
Feb 226:53 am6:03 pm11:10:16+2:1012:28 pm (44.3°)91.968
Feb 236:52 am6:04 pm11:12:27+2:1012:28 pm (44.7°)91.990
Feb 246:51 am6:05 pm11:14:38+2:1112:28 pm (45.0°)92.011
Feb 256:49 am6:06 pm11:16:50+2:1112:28 pm (45.4°)92.033
* 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

6:23 pm

Altitude

-69.4°

Heading

329° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

39.2%

Moon in Raleigh - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 191:24 am12:05 pm-6:46 am(37.0°)251,11743.8%
Feb 202:17 am12:47 pm-7:33 am(35.4°)250,18234.2%
Feb 213:08 am1:34 pm-8:21 am(34.7°)248,46825.1%
Feb 223:57 am2:25 pm-9:11 am(34.9°)246,11816.9%
Feb 234:44 am3:20 pm-10:01 am(36.0°)243,3329.9%
Feb 245:29 am4:19 pm-10:52 am(38.2°)240,3474.4%
Feb 256:10 am5:20 pm-11:43 am(41.2°)237,4071.0%
* 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, Feb 19, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:34 amMon 5:02 pmMon 11:47 amDifficult to see
VenusSun 8:18 amSun 9:12 pmSun 2:45 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 8:56 amSun 9:38 pmSun 3:17 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 9:59 pmMon 9:19 amMon 3:39 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 3:01 amMon 12:50 pmMon 7:56 amAverage visiblity
UranusSun 9:11 amSun 10:01 pmSun 3:36 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 7:29 amSun 6:46 pmSun 1:07 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Raleigh.

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