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Alexandria, VA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 80.5%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Sep 27, 2020 at 1:06:15 am
Sunrise Today: 7:00 am 92° East
Sunset Today: 6:56 pm 268° West
Moonrise Today: 5:20 pm 114° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:37 am 243° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 55 minutes (-2m 30s)
Location of AlexandriaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Alexandria

Time:1:06 am
Altitude:-53.0°
Direction:3° N
Phase:Night

Day length today: 11h 55m 27s (Sep 27, 2020)

2 minutes, 30 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 26, 2020)

2 hours, 28 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

2 hours, 57 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Alexandria Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:32 am
Astro. Twilight5:32 am – 6:03 am
Nautical Twilight6:03 am – 6:34 am
Civil Twilight6:34 am – 7:00 am
Daylight7:00 am – 6:56 pm
Civil Twilight6:56 pm – 7:22 pm
Nautical Twilight7:22 pm – 7:53 pm
Astro. Twilight7:53 pm – 8:24 pm
Night8:24 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Alexandria - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 277:00 am6:56 pm11:55:27−2:3012:58 pm (49.2°)93.152
Sep 287:01 am6:54 pm11:52:57−2:2912:58 pm (48.8°)93.125
Sep 297:02 am6:53 pm11:50:28−2:2912:58 pm (48.4°)93.098
Sep 307:03 am6:51 pm11:47:58−2:2912:57 pm (48.0°)93.071
Oct 17:04 am6:50 pm11:45:28−2:2912:57 pm (47.7°)93.044
Oct 27:05 am6:48 pm11:42:59−2:2912:57 pm (47.3°)93.018
Oct 37:06 am6:46 pm11:40:29−2:2912:56 pm (46.9°)92.991
* All times are local time for Alexandria. 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 Alexandria

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Alexandria - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 27-2:37 am5:20 pm10:27 pm(32.6°)246,28987.0%
Sep 28-3:39 am5:52 pm11:13 pm(36.7°)248,28593.0%
Sep 29-4:40 am6:20 pm11:56 pm(41.4°)249,90097.1%
Sep 30-5:39 am6:46 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 1-6:37 am7:10 pm12:37 am(46.4°)251,13799.4%
Oct 2-7:35 am7:34 pm1:18 am(51.5°)251,98899.7%
Oct 3-8:32 am7:58 pm1:59 am(56.6°)252,42698.2%
* All times are local time for Alexandria. 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 Alexandria This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Sep 27, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 9:12 amSun 7:46 pmSun 2:30 pmDifficult to see
VenusSun 3:37 amSun 5:13 pmSun 10:25 amGood visibility
MarsSat 8:01 pmSun 8:46 amSun 2:24 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 3:12 pmMon 12:40 amSun 7:56 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 3:39 pmMon 1:17 amSun 8:28 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSat 8:23 pmSun 10:02 amSun 3:12 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 6:15 pmMon 5:45 amMon 12:00 midnightSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Alexandria.

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