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

Moon: 75.4%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Mar 3, 2021 at 12:57:22 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:37 am 97° East
Sunset Today: 6:09 pm 263° West
Moonrise Today: 11:15 pm 109° East
Moonset Today: 9:27 am 255° West
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 32 minutes (+2m 6s)
Location of WilmingtonLocation

Today's Sun Position in Wilmington

Time:12:57 pm
Altitude:48.5°
Direction:193° S
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 32m 12s (Mar 3, 2021)

2 minutes, 6 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 2, 2021)

1 hour, 40 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

2 hours, 54 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Wilmington Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:14 am
Astro. Twilight5:14 am – 5:43 am
Nautical Twilight5:43 am – 6:12 am
Civil Twilight6:12 am – 6:37 am
Daylight6:37 am – 6:09 pm
Civil Twilight6:09 pm – 6:35 pm
Nautical Twilight6:35 pm – 7:04 pm
Astro. Twilight7:04 pm – 7:33 pm
Night7:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wilmington - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 36:37 am6:09 pm11:32:12+2:0612:23 pm (49.2°)92.160
Mar 46:36 am6:10 pm11:34:19+2:0612:23 pm (49.6°)92.183
Mar 56:35 am6:11 pm11:36:26+2:0712:23 pm (50.0°)92.208
Mar 66:33 am6:12 pm11:38:34+2:0712:22 pm (50.4°)92.232
Mar 76:32 am6:13 pm11:40:42+2:0712:22 pm (50.8°)92.257
Mar 86:31 am6:14 pm11:42:50+2:0712:22 pm (51.2°)92.281
Mar 96:29 am6:14 pm11:44:58+2:0812:22 pm (51.6°)92.306
* All times are local time for Wilmington. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Wilmington

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Wilmington - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 3-9:27 am11:15 pm3:50 am(44.0°)227,51979.2%
Mar 4-10:05 am-4:43 am(38.6°)228,60268.6%
Mar 512:25 am10:48 am-5:39 am(34.2°)230,15157.1%
Mar 61:34 am11:37 am-6:37 am(31.2°)232,00445.4%
Mar 72:38 am12:32 pm-7:35 am(29.9°)234,03234.1%
Mar 83:37 am1:32 pm-8:33 am(30.2°)236,14623.8%
Mar 94:28 am2:35 pm-9:29 am(32.0°)238,29515.1%
* All times are local time for Wilmington. 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, Wed, Mar 3, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:22 amWed 3:57 pmWed 10:39 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 6:29 amWed 5:40 pmWed 12:04 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 10:08 amThu 12:18 amWed 5:13 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 5:28 amWed 4:01 pmWed 10:44 amAverage visibility
SaturnWed 5:01 amWed 3:20 pmWed 10:10 amAverage visibility
UranusWed 9:06 amWed 10:26 pmWed 3:46 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 7:02 amWed 6:39 pmWed 12:51 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Wilmington.

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