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

Moon: 4.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 23, 2014 at 4:30:23 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:29 AM 75° East
Sunset Today: 7:52 PM 285° West


Moonrise Today: 4:44 AM 72° East
Moonset Today: 6:35 PM 286° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 22 minutes (-2m 19s)

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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

4:30 AM

Altitude

-21.4°

Heading

54° NE

Phase

Night

Day length
13h 22m 53s

-2m 19s 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 – 4:52 AM
Astro. Twilight4:52 AM – 5:28 AM
Nautical Twilight5:28 AM – 6:01 AM
Civil Twilight6:01 AM – 6:29 AM
Daylight6:29 AM – 7:52 PM
Civil Twilight7:52 PM – 8:20 PM
Nautical Twilight8:20 PM – 8:53 PM
Astro. Twilight8:53 PM – 9:28 PM
Night9:28 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Washington DC - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 236:29 AM7:52 PM13:22:53−2:191:11 PM (62.4°)93.999
Aug 246:30 AM7:50 PM13:20:33−2:201:10 PM (62.1°)93.980
Aug 256:31 AM7:49 PM13:18:11−2:211:10 PM (61.7°)93.960
Aug 266:32 AM7:48 PM13:15:49−2:211:10 PM (61.4°)93.939
Aug 276:33 AM7:46 PM13:13:27−2:221:10 PM (61.0°)93.919
Aug 286:33 AM7:45 PM13:11:04−2:231:09 PM (60.7°)93.897
Aug 296:34 AM7:43 PM13:08:40−2:231:09 PM (60.3°)93.876
* 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

4:30 AM

Altitude

-1.8°

Heading

70° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

4.6%

Moon in Washington DC - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 234:44 AM6:35 PM-11:43 AM(63.5°)252,5483.5%
Aug 245:39 AM7:08 PM-12:27 PM(60.4°)252,5810.9%
Aug 256:34 AM7:39 PM-1:10 PM(56.9°)252,1610.1%
Aug 267:30 AM8:09 PM-1:53 PM(53.1°)251,3221.3%
Aug 278:25 AM8:39 PM-2:35 PM(49.1°)250,0734.3%
Aug 289:22 AM9:09 PM-3:19 PM(45.2°)248,4069.3%
Aug 2910:19 AM9:42 PM-4:03 PM(41.4°)246,31115.9%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Washington DC time.

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