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Moon: 25.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 27, 2017 at 10:57:33 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:18 am 66° East
Sunset Today: 8:22 pm 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:47 am 86° East
Moonset Today: 11:21 pm 271° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 4 minutes (-1m 32s)

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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

10:57 pm

Altitude

-25.6°

Heading

322° NW

Position

Night

Day length

14h 4m 10s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 32s

Winter: +4h 20m

Summer: -30m 57s

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 – 4:37 am
Astro. Twilight4:37 am – 5:15 am
Nautical Twilight5:15 am – 5:50 am
Civil Twilight5:50 am – 6:18 am
Daylight6:18 am – 8:22 pm
Civil Twilight8:22 pm – 8:51 pm
Nautical Twilight8:51 pm – 9:26 pm
Astro. Twilight9:26 pm – 10:03 pm
Night10:03 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Raleigh - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 276:18 am8:22 pm14:04:10−1:321:21 pm (73.3°)94.396
Jul 286:19 am8:22 pm14:02:35−1:341:21 pm (73.0°)94.385
Jul 296:20 am8:21 pm14:00:59−1:361:21 pm (72.8°)94.374
Jul 306:21 am8:20 pm13:59:22−1:371:20 pm (72.6°)94.363
Jul 316:21 am8:19 pm13:57:42−1:391:20 pm (72.3°)94.351
Aug 16:22 am8:18 pm13:56:01−1:401:20 pm (72.1°)94.338
Aug 26:23 am8:17 pm13:54:19−1:421:20 pm (71.8°)94.326
* All times are local time for Raleigh. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

10:57 pm

Altitude

4.0°

Heading

268° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

25.8%

Moon in Raleigh - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2710:47 am11:21 pm-5:07 pm(55.5°)239,71723.6%
Jul 2811:47 am11:53 pm-5:53 pm(51.1°)243,28633.3%
Jul 2912:45 pm--6:38 pm(46.9°)246,39843.3%
Jul 30-12:26 am1:41 pm7:22 pm(43.1°)248,86553.4%
Jul 31-12:59 am2:36 pm8:07 pm(39.9°)250,57863.1%
Aug 1-1:34 am3:30 pm8:53 pm(37.2°)251,49472.3%
Aug 2-2:12 am4:23 pm9:39 pm(35.3°)251,63680.5%
* All times are local time for Raleigh. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Thu, Jul 27, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:35 amFri 9:36 pmFri 3:06 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 3:24 amFri 5:43 pmFri 10:33 amGood visibility
MarsFri 6:16 amFri 8:23 pmFri 1:20 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterThu 12:07 pmThu 11:40 pmThu 5:54 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 5:20 pmFri 3:10 amThu 10:15 pmPerfect visibility
UranusFri 12:04 amFri 1:08 pmFri 6:36 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 10:06 pmSat 9:28 amSat 3:47 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Raleigh.

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