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Moon: 56.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 22, 2018 at 1:43:23 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:05 am 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:27 pm 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:32 pm 77° East
Moonset Today: 2:19 am 286° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 21 minutes (+1m 26s)

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Today's Sun Position in Roanoke

The Sun's altitude in Roanoke 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

1:43 pm

Altitude

72.2°

Heading

201° SW

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 21m 21s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 26s

Winter: +4h 45m

Summer: -22m 27s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Roanoke Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Roanoke 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 – 4:19 am
Astro. Twilight4:19 am – 4:59 am
Nautical Twilight4:59 am – 5:36 am
Civil Twilight5:36 am – 6:05 am
Daylight6:05 am – 8:27 pm
Civil Twilight8:27 pm – 8:57 pm
Nautical Twilight8:57 pm – 9:33 pm
Astro. Twilight9:33 pm – 10:14 pm
Night10:14 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Roanoke - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 226:05 am8:27 pm14:21:21+1:261:16 pm (73.2°)94.103
May 236:05 am8:28 pm14:22:46+1:241:16 pm (73.4°)94.120
May 246:04 am8:28 pm14:24:08+1:221:16 pm (73.6°)94.137
May 256:04 am8:29 pm14:25:28+1:201:16 pm (73.8°)94.153
May 266:03 am8:30 pm14:26:46+1:171:16 pm (73.9°)94.169
May 276:03 am8:31 pm14:28:01+1:151:16 pm (74.1°)94.185
May 286:02 am8:31 pm14:29:14+1:121:17 pm (74.3°)94.201
* All times are local time for Roanoke. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 216:07 am
September EquinoxSep 229:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 215:23 pm
* All times are local Roanoke time.

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Today's Moon in Roanoke

The Moon's path in Roanoke 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 2018 Moon Phases

1:43 pm

Altitude

1.5°

Heading

78° E

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

56.6%

Moon in Roanoke - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 22-2:19 am1:32 pm8:18 pm(61.7°)233,78959.6%
May 23-2:56 am2:37 pm9:07 pm(57.0°)236,19370.4%
May 24-3:30 am3:40 pm9:55 pm(52.1°)238,57979.9%
May 25-4:02 am4:42 pm10:41 pm(47.3°)240,89687.8%
May 26-4:34 am5:43 pm11:28 pm(42.9°)243,11693.8%
May 27-5:06 am6:42 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
May 28-5:41 am7:41 pm12:14 am(38.9°)245,21397.8%
* All times are local time for Roanoke. 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 Roanoke This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, May 22, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:23 amTue 7:04 pmTue 12:13 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 8:08 amTue 11:02 pmTue 3:35 pmGood visibility
MarsWed 12:46 amWed 10:29 amWed 5:38 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 7:01 pmWed 5:27 amWed 12:14 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 11:01 pmWed 8:41 amWed 3:51 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 4:36 amTue 5:49 pmTue 11:12 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneTue 2:47 amTue 2:13 pmTue 8:30 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Roanoke.

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