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Moon: 10.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jun 26, 2017 at 2:54:05 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:01 am 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:27 pm 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:50 am 70° East
Moonset Today: 10:49 pm 288° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 25 minutes (-14s)

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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

2:54 pm

Altitude

65.8°

Heading

250° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 25m 48s

Change since

Yesterday: -14s

Winter: +4h 33m

Summer: -43s

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 – 4:16 am
Astro. Twilight4:16 am – 4:56 am
Nautical Twilight4:56 am – 5:32 am
Civil Twilight5:32 am – 6:01 am
Daylight6:01 am – 8:27 pm
Civil Twilight8:27 pm – 8:56 pm
Nautical Twilight8:56 pm – 9:33 pm
Astro. Twilight9:33 pm – 10:12 pm
Night10:12 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wilmington - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 266:01 am8:27 pm14:25:48−0:141:14 pm (79.1°)94.495
Jun 276:02 am8:27 pm14:25:30−0:171:14 pm (79.1°)94.498
Jun 286:02 am8:27 pm14:25:10−0:191:15 pm (79.0°)94.500
Jun 296:02 am8:27 pm14:24:48−0:221:15 pm (78.9°)94.502
Jun 306:03 am8:27 pm14:24:22−0:251:15 pm (78.9°)94.504
Jul 16:03 am8:27 pm14:23:54−0:281:15 pm (78.8°)94.505
Jul 26:04 am8:27 pm14:23:23−0:311:15 pm (78.7°)94.506
* 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

2:54 pm

Altitude

67.4°

Heading

142° SE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

10.2%

Moon in Wilmington - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 268:50 am10:49 pm-3:52 pm(71.3°)228,60510.5%
Jun 279:55 am11:32 pm-4:47 pm(67.9°)232,31418.9%
Jun 2810:59 am--5:38 pm(63.8°)236,29128.6%
Jun 29-12:10 am12:00 pm6:26 pm(59.5°)240,20438.9%
Jun 30-12:45 am12:58 pm7:11 pm(55.1°)243,78249.4%
Jul 1-1:19 am1:55 pm7:56 pm(50.8°)246,82759.7%
Jul 2-1:51 am2:50 pm8:39 pm(46.9°)249,21969.2%
* 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, Mon, Jun 26, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:24 amMon 8:59 pmMon 1:42 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 3:23 amMon 4:55 pmMon 10:08 amGood visibility
MarsMon 6:43 amMon 9:07 pmMon 1:55 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterMon 1:52 pmTue 1:33 amMon 7:42 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 7:23 pmTue 5:21 amTue 12:22 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 2:07 amMon 3:07 pmMon 8:37 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 12:09 amTue 11:34 amTue 5:52 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Wilmington.

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