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

Moon: 99.8%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Jul 31, 2015 at 1:12:48 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:08 AM 65° East
Sunset Today: 8:21 PM 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:23 PM 106° East
Moonset Today: 6:21 AM 251° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 12 minutes (-1m 51s)

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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

1:12 AM

Altitude

-32.8°

Heading

359° N

Phase

Night

Day length

14h 12m 31s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 51s

Winter: +4h 46m

Summer: -41m 23s

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 – 4:22 AM
Astro. Twilight4:22 AM – 5:02 AM
Nautical Twilight5:02 AM – 5:38 AM
Civil Twilight5:38 AM – 6:08 AM
Daylight6:08 AM – 8:21 PM
Civil Twilight8:21 PM – 8:50 PM
Nautical Twilight8:50 PM – 9:27 PM
Astro. Twilight9:27 PM – 10:06 PM
Night10:06 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Washington DC - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 316:08 AM8:21 PM14:12:31−1:511:15 PM (69.3°)94.355
Aug 16:09 AM8:20 PM14:10:38−1:521:14 PM (69.1°)94.344
Aug 26:10 AM8:18 PM14:08:44−1:541:14 PM (68.8°)94.332
Aug 36:11 AM8:17 PM14:06:47−1:561:14 PM (68.6°)94.320
Aug 46:12 AM8:16 PM14:04:49−1:571:14 PM (68.3°)94.308
Aug 56:12 AM8:15 PM14:02:50−1:591:14 PM (68.0°)94.296
Aug 66:13 AM8:14 PM14:00:49−2:001:14 PM (67.7°)94.283
* All times are local time for Washington DC. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 2112:39 PM
September EquinoxSep 234:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:49 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 2015 Moon Phases

1:12 AM

Altitude

35.3°

Heading

185° S

Phase

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Percent illuminated

99.8%

Moon in Washington DC - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 31-6:21 AM8:23 PM12:57 AM(35.4°)227,34599.8%
Aug 1-7:31 AM9:06 PM1:54 AM(38.7°)225,67899.0%
Aug 2-8:41 AM9:46 PM2:50 AM(42.9°)225,03195.2%
Aug 3-9:52 AM10:24 PM3:45 AM(47.6°)225,39388.5%
Aug 4-11:02 AM11:02 PM4:39 AM(52.4°)226,64079.5%
Aug 5-12:10 PM11:40 PM5:32 AM(57.1°)228,57568.9%
Aug 6-1:17 PM-6:25 AM(61.2°)230,97157.4%
* All times are local time for Washington DC. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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