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

Moon: 100.0%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Jan 20, 2019 at 10:54:14 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:22 am 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:29 pm 246° West


Moonrise Today: 5:05 pm 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 6:46 am 297° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 7 minutes (+1m 25s)

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Today's Sun Position in Raleigh

Time:10:54 pm
Altitude:-64.5°
Direction:302° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 7m 2s (Jan 20, 2019)

1 minute, 25 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 19, 2019)

23 minutes, 3 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

4 hours, 28 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Raleigh Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:52 am
Astro. Twilight5:52 am – 6:23 am
Nautical Twilight6:23 am – 6:54 am
Civil Twilight6:54 am – 7:22 am
Daylight7:22 am – 5:29 pm
Civil Twilight5:29 pm – 5:56 pm
Nautical Twilight5:56 pm – 6:27 pm
Astro. Twilight6:27 pm – 6:58 pm
Night6:58 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Raleigh - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 207:22 am5:29 pm10:07:02+1:2512:25 pm (34.2°)91.465
Jan 217:21 am5:30 pm10:08:30+1:2812:25 pm (34.4°)91.473
Jan 227:21 am5:31 pm10:10:00+1:3012:26 pm (34.6°)91.482
Jan 237:20 am5:32 pm10:11:33+1:3212:26 pm (34.9°)91.491
Jan 247:20 am5:33 pm10:13:07+1:3412:26 pm (35.1°)91.501
Jan 257:19 am5:34 pm10:14:43+1:3612:26 pm (35.3°)91.511
Jan 267:19 am5:35 pm10:16:22+1:3812:27 pm (35.6°)91.522
* All times are local time for Raleigh. 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
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 20-6:46 am5:05 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jan 21-7:43 am6:16 pm12:26 am(74.3°)222,268100.0%
Jan 22-8:34 am7:28 pm1:28 am(71.4°)222,15998.3%
Jan 23-9:18 am8:40 pm2:27 am(67.3°)223,33893.4%
Jan 24-9:57 am9:50 pm3:23 am(62.3°)225,61885.9%
Jan 25-10:33 am10:57 pm4:16 am(56.9°)228,70476.5%
Jan 26-11:07 am-5:06 am(51.5°)232,25765.8%
* All times are local time for Raleigh. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

Total Lunar Eclipse visible in Raleigh on Jan 20 – Jan 21

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Raleigh This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jan 20, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:11 amMon 4:57 pmMon 12:04 pmVery difficult to see
VenusMon 4:04 amMon 2:12 pmMon 9:08 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 10:45 amSun 11:21 pmSun 5:03 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 4:16 amMon 2:05 pmMon 9:10 amFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 6:17 amMon 4:05 pmMon 11:11 amDifficult to see
UranusSun 11:29 amMon 12:34 amSun 6:01 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 9:33 amMon 8:57 pmMon 3:15 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Raleigh.

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