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Moon: 14.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 29, 2017 at 11:43:55 am


Sunrise Today: 6:04 am 70° East
Sunset Today: 7:54 pm 290° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:54 am 66° East
Moonset Today: 11:39 pm 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 49 minutes (+2m 16s)

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Today's Sun Position in Wilmington

The Sun's altitude in Wilmington 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

11:43 am

Altitude

60.0°

Heading

141° SE

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 49m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 16s

Winter: +4h 28m

Summer: -1h 9m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Wilmington Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Wilmington 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 – 4:22 am
Astro. Twilight4:22 am – 5:00 am
Nautical Twilight5:00 am – 5:35 am
Civil Twilight5:35 am – 6:04 am
Daylight6:04 am – 7:54 pm
Civil Twilight7:54 pm – 8:23 pm
Nautical Twilight8:23 pm – 8:59 pm
Astro. Twilight8:59 pm – 9:37 pm
Night9:37 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wilmington - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 296:04 am7:54 pm13:49:41+2:1612:59 pm (64.9°)93.627
Apr 306:03 am7:55 pm13:51:56+2:1512:59 pm (65.2°)93.650
May 16:02 am7:56 pm13:54:10+2:1412:59 pm (65.5°)93.673
May 26:01 am7:57 pm13:56:24+2:1312:59 pm (65.8°)93.696
May 36:00 am7:58 pm13:58:35+2:1112:59 pm (66.1°)93.718
May 45:58 am7:59 pm14:00:45+2:1012:58 pm (66.4°)93.741
May 55:57 am8:00 pm14:02:54+2:0812:58 pm (66.7°)93.763
* All times are local time for Wilmington. 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 Wilmington time.

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Today's Moon in Wilmington

The Moon's path in Wilmington 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

11:43 am

Altitude

29.8°

Heading

91° E

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

14.4%

Moon in Wilmington - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 298:54 am11:39 pm-4:15 pm(68.7°)225,67416.0%
Apr 309:52 am--5:16 pm(69.0°)228,19526.0%
May 1-12:38 am10:53 am6:14 pm(68.0°)231,22737.0%
May 2-1:30 am11:56 am7:09 pm(65.7°)234,48248.5%
May 3-2:15 am1:00 pm8:01 pm(62.6°)237,72259.6%
May 4-2:54 am2:03 pm8:49 pm(58.9°)240,77470.0%
May 5-3:29 am3:04 pm9:36 pm(54.8°)243,53079.1%
* All times are local time for Wilmington. 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 Wilmington This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Apr 29, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:33 amSat 6:35 pmSat 12:04 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSat 4:22 amSat 4:38 pmSat 10:30 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 7:24 amSat 10:06 pmSat 2:45 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSat 5:42 pmSun 5:15 amSat 11:28 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 11:32 pmSun 9:00 amSun 4:16 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 5:32 amSat 6:38 pmSat 12:05 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 3:54 amSat 3:10 pmSat 9:32 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Wilmington.

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