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Flag for U.S.A. Washington DC, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 0.4%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Sep 23, 2014 at 11:33:23 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:57 AM 90° East
Sunset Today: 7:04 PM 270° West


Moonrise Today: 6:19 AM 88° East
Moonset Today: 6:42 PM 269° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 6 minutes (-2m 30s)

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Today's Sun Position in Washington DC

The Sun's altitude in Washington DC today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over earth

11:33 AM

Altitude

46.2°

Heading

148° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length
12h 6m 50s

-2m 30s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Washington DC today

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Day, night and twilight times in Washington DC 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 – 5:27 AM
Astro. Twilight5:27 AM – 5:59 AM
Nautical Twilight5:59 AM – 6:30 AM
Civil Twilight6:30 AM – 6:57 AM
Daylight6:57 AM – 7:04 PM
Civil Twilight7:04 PM – 7:30 PM
Nautical Twilight7:30 PM – 8:01 PM
Astro. Twilight8:01 PM – 8:33 PM
Night8:33 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Washington DC - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 236:57 AM7:04 PM12:06:50−2:301:00 PM (50.9°)93.277
Sep 246:58 AM7:02 PM12:04:19−2:301:00 PM (50.5°)93.251
Sep 256:59 AM7:00 PM12:01:49−2:301:00 PM (50.1°)93.225
Sep 266:59 AM6:59 PM11:59:18−2:3012:59 PM (49.7°)93.198
Sep 277:00 AM6:57 PM11:56:47−2:3012:59 PM (49.3°)93.171
Sep 287:01 AM6:56 PM11:54:17−2:3012:59 PM (48.9°)93.145
Sep 297:02 AM6:54 PM11:51:46−2:3012:58 PM (48.5°)93.118
* All times are in local Washington DC time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 216:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 2210:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 216:03 PM
* All times are local Washington DC time.

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Today's moon in Washington DC

The Moon's path in Washington DC 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 2014 Moon Phases

11:33 AM

Altitude

48.7°

Heading

158° S

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent Illuminated

0.4%

Moon in Washington DC - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 236:19 AM6:42 PM-12:34 PM(50.4°)249,8580.3%
Sep 247:16 AM7:12 PM-1:17 PM(46.5°)248,2990.2%
Sep 258:13 AM7:44 PM-2:02 PM(42.6°)246,4822.1%
Sep 269:12 AM8:19 PM-2:48 PM(39.1°)244,4506.2%
Sep 2710:11 AM8:57 PM-3:36 PM(36.0°)242,22812.2%
Sep 2811:11 AM9:40 PM-4:27 PM(33.6°)239,83420.1%
Sep 2912:10 PM10:28 PM-5:20 PM(32.1°)237,30029.6%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Washington DC time.

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