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

Moon: 76.9%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Aug 16, 2022 at 5:54:35 am
Sunrise Today: 6:33 am 73° East
Sunset Today: 7:57 pm 287° West
Moonrise Today: 10:57 pm 78° East
Moonset Today: 11:23 am 279° West
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 24 minutes (-1m 52s)
Location of WilmingtonLocation

Today's Sun Position in Wilmington

Time:5:54 am
Altitude:-8.4°
Direction:67° E
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 13h 23m 55s (Aug 16, 2022)

1 minute, 52 seconds shorter than yesterday (Aug 15, 2022)

3 hours, 31 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

1 hour, 2 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Wilmington Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:02 am
Astro. Twilight5:02 am – 5:35 am
Nautical Twilight5:35 am – 6:07 am
Civil Twilight6:07 am – 6:33 am
Daylight6:33 am – 7:57 pm
Civil Twilight7:57 pm – 8:24 pm
Nautical Twilight8:24 pm – 8:55 pm
Astro. Twilight8:55 pm – 9:28 pm
Night9:28 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Wilmington - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 166:33 am7:57 pm13:23:55−1:521:16 pm (69.3°)94.125
Aug 176:34 am7:56 pm13:22:02−1:521:15 pm (69.0°)94.108
Aug 186:35 am7:55 pm13:20:09−1:531:15 pm (68.7°)94.091
Aug 196:35 am7:54 pm13:18:14−1:541:15 pm (68.4°)94.073
Aug 206:36 am7:53 pm13:16:19−1:551:15 pm (68.0°)94.056
Aug 216:37 am7:51 pm13:14:23−1:561:14 pm (67.7°)94.037
Aug 226:38 am7:50 pm13:12:26−1:561:14 pm (67.4°)94.019
* 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 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Wilmington - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 16-11:23 am10:57 pm4:51 am(61.2°)237,61177.3%
Aug 17-12:25 pm11:26 pm5:36 am(67.1°)241,41267.7%
Aug 18-1:26 pm11:58 pm6:22 am(72.3°)244,85457.6%
Aug 19-2:26 pm-7:08 am(76.7°)247,72447.5%
Aug 2012:34 am3:25 pm-7:57 am(79.9°)249,88437.6%
Aug 211:15 am4:21 pm-8:46 am(82.0°)251,26828.4%
Aug 222:01 am5:13 pm-9:37 am(82.8°)251,87620.0%
* 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, Tue, Aug 16, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:35 amTue 9:03 pmTue 2:49 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 5:06 amTue 7:04 pmTue 12:05 pmFairly good visibility
MarsTue 12:21 amTue 2:09 pmTue 7:15 amPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 9:58 pmTue 10:12 amTue 4:05 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 7:49 pmWed 6:26 amWed 1:07 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 11:48 pmTue 1:28 pmTue 6:38 amAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 9:22 pmTue 9:09 amTue 3:16 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Wilmington.

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