Sun and Moon Data for One Day

U.S. Naval Observatory
Astronomical Applications Department

Raleigh, Wake County, NC (Longitude W 78° 39', Latitude N 35° 47')

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 Eastern Daylight Time
Begin civil twilight5:39 a.m.
Sunrise6:07 a.m.
Sun transit1:11 p.m.
Sunset8:15 p.m.
End civil twilight8:44 p.m.
Moonset3:57 a.m.
Moonrise4:33 p.m.
Moon transit10:33 p.m.
Moonset4:28 a.m. on following day

Closest Primary Moon Phase: First Quarter on May 13, 2016 at 1:02 p.m. (local daylight time)

Phase of the Moon on May 17, 2016: Waxing Gibbous with 85% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.

Moon image not available.

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