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

Moon: 64.8%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jul 15, 2024 at 7:53:43 am
Sunrise Today: 6:10 am 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:30 pm 297° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 3:19 pm 114° Southeast
Moonset Today: 1:07 am 250° West
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 20 minutes (-1m 8s)
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Today's Sun Position in Raleigh

Time:7:53 am
Altitude:18.8°
Direction:77° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 20m 9s (Jul 15, 2024)

1 minute, 8 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 14, 2024)

4 hours, 36 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

15 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2024)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Raleigh Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:25 am
Astro. Twilight4:25 am – 5:04 am
Nautical Twilight5:04 am – 5:41 am
Civil Twilight5:41 am – 6:10 am
Daylight6:10 am – 8:30 pm
Civil Twilight8:30 pm – 8:59 pm
Nautical Twilight8:59 pm – 9:35 pm
Astro. Twilight9:35 pm – 10:15 pm
Night10:15 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Raleigh - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 156:10 am8:30 pm14:20:09−1:081:20 pm (75.6°)94.481
Jul 166:11 am8:30 pm14:18:58−1:101:20 pm (75.4°)94.475
Jul 176:11 am8:29 pm14:17:46−1:121:20 pm (75.2°)94.469
Jul 186:12 am8:28 pm14:16:30−1:151:20 pm (75.1°)94.463
Jul 196:13 am8:28 pm14:15:13−1:171:20 pm (74.9°)94.457
Jul 206:13 am8:27 pm14:13:54−1:191:20 pm (74.7°)94.450
Jul 216:14 am8:27 pm14:12:32−1:211:21 pm (74.5°)94.443
* 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 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Raleigh - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 15-1:07 am3:19 pm8:31 pm(33.6°)246,11569.7%
Jul 16-1:37 am4:23 pm9:20 pm(29.5°)243,12078.7%
Jul 17-2:12 am5:28 pm10:14 pm(26.5°)239,76986.7%
Jul 18-2:56 am6:32 pm11:12 pm(25.1°)236,32893.3%
Jul 19-3:50 am7:32 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jul 20-4:54 am8:25 pm12:12 am(25.4°)233,09197.8%
Jul 21-6:05 am9:10 pm1:13 am(27.7°)230,34099.8%
* 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, Mon, Jul 15, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:18 amMon 9:54 pmMon 3:07 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 7:03 amMon 9:13 pmMon 2:08 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 2:17 amMon 4:14 pmMon 9:15 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 3:10 amMon 5:26 pmMon 10:18 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 11:19 pmMon 10:47 amMon 5:03 amGreat visibility
UranusMon 2:15 amMon 4:15 pmMon 9:15 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 11:42 pmMon 11:39 amMon 5:41 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Raleigh.

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