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

Moon: 9.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 23, 2014 at 12:14:26 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:01 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:27 PM 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:19 AM 66° East
Moonset Today: 5:55 PM 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 26 minutes (-1m 35s)

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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

12:14 PM

Altitude

67.2°

Heading

142° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length
14h 26m 2s

-1m 35s 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 – 4:11 AM
Astro. Twilight4:11 AM – 4:53 AM
Nautical Twilight4:53 AM – 5:31 AM
Civil Twilight5:31 AM – 6:01 AM
Daylight6:01 AM – 8:27 PM
Civil Twilight8:27 PM – 8:58 PM
Nautical Twilight8:58 PM – 9:35 PM
Astro. Twilight9:35 PM – 10:17 PM
Night10:17 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Washington DC - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 236:01 AM8:27 PM14:26:02−1:351:15 PM (71.1°)94.436
Jul 246:02 AM8:27 PM14:24:25−1:371:15 PM (70.9°)94.428
Jul 256:03 AM8:26 PM14:22:45−1:391:15 PM (70.7°)94.420
Jul 266:04 AM8:25 PM14:21:03−1:411:15 PM (70.4°)94.411
Jul 276:05 AM8:24 PM14:19:19−1:441:15 PM (70.2°)94.402
Jul 286:06 AM8:23 PM14:17:33−1:461:15 PM (70.0°)94.391
Jul 296:06 AM8:22 PM14:15:45−1:471:15 PM (69.7°)94.381
* 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

12:14 PM

Altitude

60.8°

Heading

233° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

9.8%

Moon in Washington DC - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 233:19 AM5:55 PM-10:37 AM(69.1°)248,39910.2%
Jul 244:08 AM6:41 PM-11:25 AM(68.7°)250,0995.0%
Jul 255:00 AM7:22 PM-12:13 PM(67.4°)251,3591.7%
Jul 265:54 AM8:00 PM-12:59 PM(65.3°)252,1920.2%
Jul 276:49 AM8:34 PM-1:44 PM(62.5°)252,5970.7%
Jul 287:44 AM9:06 PM-2:28 PM(59.3°)252,5493.1%
Jul 298:39 AM9:36 PM-3:11 PM(55.6°)252,0047.3%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Washington DC time.

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