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Wilmington, DE, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 94.8%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Jun 23, 2024 at 9:25:57 pm
Sunrise Today: 5:35 am 58° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:34 pm 302° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 10:34 pm 123° Southeast
Moonset Today: 6:45 am 234° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 59 minutes (-8s)
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Today's Sun Position in Wilmington

Time:9:25 pm
Altitude:-8.9°
Direction:311° NW
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 14h 59m 1s (Jun 23, 2024)

8 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jun 22, 2024)

5 hours, 37 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

14 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2024)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Wilmington Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:32 am
Astro. Twilight3:32 am – 4:20 am
Nautical Twilight4:20 am – 5:02 am
Civil Twilight5:02 am – 5:35 am
Daylight5:35 am – 8:34 pm
Civil Twilight8:34 pm – 9:06 pm
Nautical Twilight9:06 pm – 9:48 pm
Astro. Twilight9:48 pm – 10:36 pm
Night10:36 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wilmington - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jun 235:35 am8:34 pm14:59:01−0:081:04 pm (73.7°)94.477
Jun 245:35 am8:34 pm14:58:49−0:111:04 pm (73.6°)94.482
Jun 255:35 am8:34 pm14:58:34−0:151:05 pm (73.6°)94.487
Jun 265:36 am8:34 pm14:58:15−0:191:05 pm (73.6°)94.491
Jun 275:36 am8:34 pm14:57:52−0:221:05 pm (73.5°)94.495
Jun 285:36 am8:34 pm14:57:26−0:261:05 pm (73.5°)94.499
Jun 295:37 am8:34 pm14:56:57−0:291:05 pm (73.4°)94.502
* All times are local time for Wilmington. 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 Wilmington

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Wilmington - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 23-6:45 am10:34 pm2:14 am(22.2°)233,45898.0%
Jun 24-7:58 am11:12 pm3:13 am(25.2°)231,67393.6%
Jun 25-9:14 am11:44 pm4:09 am(29.8°)230,42786.7%
Jun 26-10:29 am-5:01 am(35.6°)229,70877.7%
Jun 2712:11 am11:43 am-5:51 am(42.2°)229,46567.1%
Jun 2812:35 am12:55 pm-6:39 am(49.2°)229,63355.5%
Jun 2912:59 am2:07 pm-7:27 am(56.2°)230,15643.7%
* All times are local time for Wilmington. 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 Wilmington This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jun 23, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:17 amSun 9:26 pmSun 1:51 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 5:58 amMon 8:58 pmMon 1:28 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 2:34 amMon 4:18 pmMon 9:26 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 3:53 amMon 6:25 pmMon 11:09 amAverage visibility
SaturnMon 12:32 amMon 11:56 amMon 6:14 amGreat visibility
UranusMon 3:13 amMon 5:30 pmMon 10:21 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 12:53 amMon 12:49 pmMon 6:51 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Wilmington.

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