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Washington Heights, MD, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 99.8%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Mar 20, 2019 at 5:51:21 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:06 am 90° East
Sunset Today: 7:14 pm 271° West


Moonrise Today: 6:56 pm 84° East
Moonset Today: 7:08 am 279° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 7 minutes (+2m 30s)

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Today's Sun Position in Washington Heights

Time:5:51 pm
Altitude:15.3°
Direction:258° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 7m 49s (Mar 20, 2019)

2 minutes, 30 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 19, 2019)

2 hours, 38 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

2 hours, 42 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Washington Heights Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:37 am
Astro. Twilight5:37 am – 6:09 am
Nautical Twilight6:09 am – 6:39 am
Civil Twilight6:39 am – 7:06 am
Daylight7:06 am – 7:14 pm
Civil Twilight7:14 pm – 7:40 pm
Nautical Twilight7:40 pm – 8:11 pm
Astro. Twilight8:11 pm – 8:42 pm
Night8:42 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Washington Heights - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 207:06 am7:14 pm12:07:49+2:301:09 pm (51.6°)92.567
Mar 217:04 am7:14 pm12:10:19+2:291:09 pm (52.0°)92.593
Mar 227:03 am7:15 pm12:12:49+2:291:09 pm (52.3°)92.619
Mar 237:01 am7:16 pm12:15:19+2:291:08 pm (52.7°)92.646
Mar 247:00 am7:17 pm12:17:49+2:291:08 pm (53.1°)92.673
Mar 256:58 am7:18 pm12:20:19+2:291:08 pm (53.5°)92.699
Mar 266:56 am7:19 pm12:22:48+2:291:07 pm (53.9°)92.726
* All times are local time for Washington Heights. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

March Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 5:58 pm in Washington Heights.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Washington Heights

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Washington Heights - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 20-7:08 am6:56 pm12:30 am(60.0°)223,38098.7%
Mar 21-7:43 am8:08 pm1:25 am(54.4°)224,39699.8%
Mar 22-8:18 am9:19 pm2:18 am(48.6°)226,53797.8%
Mar 23-8:52 am10:28 pm3:10 am(43.1°)229,59992.9%
Mar 24-9:28 am11:34 pm4:01 am(38.3°)233,27985.8%
Mar 25-10:06 am-4:53 am(34.3°)237,23477.2%
Mar 2612:37 am10:48 am-5:44 am(31.4°)241,12467.5%
* All times are local time for Washington Heights. 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 Heights This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Mar 20, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:31 amWed 6:21 pmWed 12:26 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 5:34 amThu 4:09 pmThu 10:51 amGood visibility
MarsWed 9:24 amWed 11:39 pmWed 4:31 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 1:54 amThu 11:25 amThu 6:40 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 3:41 amThu 1:19 pmThu 8:30 amAverage visibility
UranusWed 8:27 amWed 9:43 pmWed 3:05 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneWed 6:40 amWed 6:05 pmWed 12:23 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Washington Heights.

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