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Moon: 5.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Apr 24, 2017 at 11:36:14 am


Sunrise Today: 6:29 am 74° East
Sunset Today: 7:50 pm 287° West


Moonrise Today: 5:27 am 91° East
Moonset Today: 5:56 pm 272° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 21 minutes (+1m 55s)

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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

11:36 am

Altitude

60.0°

Heading

129° SE

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 21m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 55s

Winter: +3h 28m

Summer: -1h 5m

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 – 4:59 am
Astro. Twilight4:59 am – 5:31 am
Nautical Twilight5:31 am – 6:03 am
Civil Twilight6:03 am – 6:29 am
Daylight6:29 am – 7:50 pm
Civil Twilight7:50 pm – 8:17 pm
Nautical Twilight8:17 pm – 8:48 pm
Astro. Twilight8:48 pm – 9:21 pm
Night9:21 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wilmington - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 246:29 am7:50 pm13:21:04+1:551:09 pm (68.9°)93.506
Apr 256:28 am7:51 pm13:22:59+1:541:09 pm (69.2°)93.531
Apr 266:27 am7:52 pm13:24:53+1:541:09 pm (69.5°)93.555
Apr 276:26 am7:53 pm13:26:46+1:531:09 pm (69.8°)93.579
Apr 286:25 am7:53 pm13:28:38+1:511:09 pm (70.1°)93.603
Apr 296:24 am7:54 pm13:30:29+1:511:09 pm (70.4°)93.627
Apr 306:23 am7:55 pm13:32:19+1:491:08 pm (70.7°)93.650
* 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

11:36 am

Altitude

55.9°

Heading

179° S

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

5.0%

Moon in Wilmington - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 245:27 am5:56 pm-11:38 am(55.9°)228,1335.0%
Apr 256:06 am7:04 pm-12:31 pm(60.9°)225,4451.1%
Apr 266:48 am8:13 pm-1:27 pm(65.6°)223,7770.2%
Apr 277:33 am9:23 pm-2:25 pm(69.7°)223,2802.6%
Apr 288:22 am10:32 pm-3:25 pm(72.7°)223,9628.0%
Apr 299:16 am11:36 pm-4:25 pm(74.4°)225,68816.1%
Apr 3010:14 am--5:26 pm(74.6°)228,21426.0%
* 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, Apr 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:09 amMon 7:11 pmMon 12:40 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusMon 4:44 amMon 4:57 pmMon 10:51 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 7:56 amMon 10:04 pmMon 3:00 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterMon 6:11 pmTue 5:48 amTue 12:00 midnightPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 11:48 pmTue 9:44 amTue 4:46 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 6:06 amMon 7:00 pmMon 12:33 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneMon 4:19 amMon 3:43 pmMon 10:01 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Wilmington.

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