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

Moon: 43.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Sep 1, 2014 at 3:38:16 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:37 AM 79° East
Sunset Today: 7:38 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 1:17 PM 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:41 PM 247° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 1 minute (-2m 25s)

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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

3:38 PM

Altitude

44.2°

Heading

238° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length
13h 1m 26s

-2m 25s 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 – 5:03 AM
Astro. Twilight5:03 AM – 5:37 AM
Nautical Twilight5:37 AM – 6:10 AM
Civil Twilight6:10 AM – 6:37 AM
Daylight6:37 AM – 7:38 PM
Civil Twilight7:38 PM – 8:06 PM
Nautical Twilight8:06 PM – 8:38 PM
Astro. Twilight8:38 PM – 9:12 PM
Night9:12 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Washington DC - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 16:37 AM7:38 PM13:01:26−2:251:08 PM (59.2°)93.809
Sep 26:38 AM7:37 PM12:59:00−2:251:08 PM (58.9°)93.786
Sep 36:39 AM7:35 PM12:56:34−2:261:07 PM (58.5°)93.763
Sep 46:40 AM7:34 PM12:54:07−2:261:07 PM (58.1°)93.740
Sep 56:41 AM7:32 PM12:51:40−2:261:07 PM (57.8°)93.717
Sep 66:42 AM7:31 PM12:49:13−2:271:06 PM (57.4°)93.693
Sep 76:42 AM7:29 PM12:46:45−2:271:06 PM (57.0°)93.669
* 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

3:38 PM

Altitude

21.2°

Heading

137° SE

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

43.2%

Moon in Washington DC - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 11:17 PM11:41 PM-6:30 PM(32.9°)237,61344.4%
Sep 22:16 PM--7:25 PM(31.7°)234,16555.7%
Sep 3-12:32 AM3:13 PM8:21 PM(31.6°)230,72367.0%
Sep 4-1:30 AM4:08 PM9:19 PM(32.8°)227,55977.7%
Sep 5-2:34 AM4:58 PM10:18 PM(35.2°)224,98387.1%
Sep 6-3:42 AM5:44 PM11:16 PM(38.8°)223,29294.3%
Sep 7-4:54 AM6:27 PM---
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Washington DC time.

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