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Washington, D.C., DC, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 97.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 18, 2019 at 11:29:34 am


Sunrise Today: 5:57 am 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:31 pm 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:55 pm 113° Southeast
Moonset Today: 7:24 am 245° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 33 minutes (-1m 22s)

Location of Washington, D.C.Location

Today's Sun Position in Washington, D.C.

Time:11:29 am
Altitude:61.3°
Direction:121° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 33m 49s (Jul 18, 2019)

1 minute, 22 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 17, 2019)

5 hours, 7 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

19 minutes, 59 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Washington, D.C. Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:04 am
Astro. Twilight4:04 am – 4:47 am
Nautical Twilight4:47 am – 5:26 am
Civil Twilight5:26 am – 5:57 am
Daylight5:57 am – 8:31 pm
Civil Twilight8:31 pm – 9:01 pm
Nautical Twilight9:01 pm – 9:40 pm
Astro. Twilight9:40 pm – 10:23 pm
Night10:23 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Washington, D.C. - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 185:57 am8:31 pm14:33:49−1:221:14 pm (72.1°)94.470
Jul 195:58 am8:30 pm14:32:23−1:251:14 pm (71.9°)94.464
Jul 205:58 am8:29 pm14:30:55−1:271:14 pm (71.7°)94.458
Jul 215:59 am8:29 pm14:29:25−1:301:14 pm (71.5°)94.452
Jul 226:00 am8:28 pm14:27:52−1:321:14 pm (71.3°)94.445
Jul 236:01 am8:27 pm14:26:17−1:341:14 pm (71.1°)94.438
Jul 246:02 am8:26 pm14:24:40−1:371:14 pm (70.9°)94.431
* All times are local time for Washington, D.C.. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Washington, D.C.

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Washington, D.C. - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 18-7:24 am9:55 pm2:19 am(30.8°)249,96598.2%
Jul 19-8:21 am10:28 pm3:06 am(33.6°)251,13394.7%
Jul 20-9:19 am10:57 pm3:50 am(37.2°)251,81989.4%
Jul 21-10:16 am11:24 pm4:33 am(41.3°)251,91482.7%
Jul 22-11:13 am11:51 pm5:15 am(45.7°)251,32774.8%
Jul 23-12:10 pm-5:56 am(50.4°)249,99665.8%
Jul 2412:17 am1:08 pm-6:38 am(55.2°)247,90956.1%
* All times are local time for Washington, D.C.. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Washington, D.C. This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Jul 18, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:29 amFri 8:15 pmFri 1:22 pmNot visible
VenusThu 5:20 amThu 8:06 pmThu 12:43 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 7:10 amThu 9:22 pmThu 2:16 pmVery difficult to see
JupiterThu 5:32 pmFri 3:04 amThu 10:18 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 7:46 pmFri 5:18 amFri 12:32 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 12:55 amThu 2:26 pmThu 7:41 amDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 10:55 pmFri 10:24 amFri 4:40 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Washington, D.C..

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