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Flag for U.S.A. Washington DC, U.S.A. — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 4.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 10, 2016 at 2:58:48 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:06 AM 108° East
Sunset Today: 5:39 PM 252° West


Moonrise Today: 8:17 AM 96° East
Moonset Today: 8:19 PM 267° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 33 minutes (+2m 14s)

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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

2:58 AM

Altitude

-47.9°

Heading

66° E

Phase

Night

Day length

10h 33m 34s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 14s

Winter: +1h 7m

Summer: -4h 20m

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 – 5:36 AM
Astro. Twilight5:36 AM – 6:07 AM
Nautical Twilight6:07 AM – 6:38 AM
Civil Twilight6:38 AM – 7:06 AM
Daylight7:06 AM – 5:39 PM
Civil Twilight5:39 PM – 6:07 PM
Nautical Twilight6:07 PM – 6:38 PM
Astro. Twilight6:38 PM – 7:10 PM
Night7:10 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Washington DC - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 107:06 AM5:39 PM10:33:34+2:1412:22 PM (36.8°)91.728
Feb 117:05 AM5:41 PM10:35:50+2:1512:22 PM (37.1°)91.745
Feb 127:04 AM5:42 PM10:38:07+2:1712:22 PM (37.4°)91.761
Feb 137:02 AM5:43 PM10:40:25+2:1812:22 PM (37.7°)91.778
Feb 147:01 AM5:44 PM10:42:44+2:1912:22 PM (38.1°)91.795
Feb 157:00 AM5:45 PM10:45:04+2:1912:22 PM (38.4°)91.813
Feb 166:59 AM5:46 PM10:47:25+2:2112:22 PM (38.8°)91.831
* All times are local time for Washington DC. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 206:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 215:44 AM
* 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 2016 Moon Phases

2:58 AM

Altitude

-53.7°

Heading

30° NE

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

4.1%

Moon in Washington DC - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 108:17 AM8:19 PM-2:14 PM(47.0°)226,4436.6%
Feb 118:55 AM9:29 PM-3:08 PM(51.8°)226,61113.9%
Feb 129:33 AM10:38 PM-4:01 PM(56.5°)227,55823.4%
Feb 1310:12 AM11:46 PM-4:55 PM(60.7°)229,10434.3%
Feb 1410:53 AM--5:49 PM(64.3°)231,05345.9%
Feb 15-12:52 AM11:37 AM6:44 PM(67.0°)233,23157.5%
Feb 16-1:55 AM12:24 PM7:38 PM(68.5°)235,50068.5%
* All times are local time for Washington DC. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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