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Bethesda, MD, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 99.9%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Feb 24, 2024 at 7:56:52 am
Sunrise Today: 6:48 am 102° East
Sunset Today: 5:55 pm 259° West
Moonrise Today: 6:10 pm 77° East
Moonset Today: 7:07 am 286° West
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 7 minutes (+2m 27s)
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Today's Sun Position in Bethesda

Time:7:56 am
Altitude:11.9°
Direction:113° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 6m 40s (Feb 24, 2024)

2 minutes, 27 seconds longer than yesterday (Feb 23, 2024)

1 hour, 40 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

3 hours, 47 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Bethesda Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:19 am
Astro. Twilight5:19 am – 5:50 am
Nautical Twilight5:50 am – 6:21 am
Civil Twilight6:21 am – 6:48 am
Daylight6:48 am – 5:55 pm
Civil Twilight5:55 pm – 6:22 pm
Nautical Twilight6:22 pm – 6:53 pm
Astro. Twilight6:53 pm – 7:24 pm
Night7:24 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Bethesda - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Feb 246:48 am5:55 pm11:06:40+2:2712:21 pm (41.6°)91.987
Feb 256:47 am5:56 pm11:09:08+2:2712:21 pm (41.9°)92.008
Feb 266:45 am5:57 pm11:11:36+2:2812:21 pm (42.3°)92.030
Feb 276:44 am5:58 pm11:14:05+2:2812:21 pm (42.7°)92.052
Feb 286:42 am5:59 pm11:16:35+2:2912:20 pm (43.1°)92.074
Feb 296:41 am6:00 pm11:19:04+2:2912:20 pm (43.4°)92.097
Mar 16:40 am6:01 pm11:21:35+2:3012:20 pm (43.8°)92.120
* All times are local time for Bethesda. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Bethesda

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Bethesda - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 24-7:07 am6:10 pm12:14 am(64.8°)252,07599.8%
Feb 25-7:29 am7:09 pm12:55 am(59.4°)252,44199.5%
Feb 26-7:49 am8:07 pm1:34 am(53.7°)252,38197.3%
Feb 27-8:09 am9:06 pm2:13 am(47.8°)251,85693.3%
Feb 28-8:29 am10:06 pm2:52 am(42.0°)250,81387.7%
Feb 29-8:52 am11:09 pm3:33 am(36.5°)249,20180.5%
Mar 1-9:18 am-4:17 am(31.4°)246,98772.1%
* All times are local time for Bethesda. 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 Bethesda This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Feb 24, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:51 amSun 5:41 pmSun 12:15 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSat 5:40 amSat 3:43 pmSat 10:42 amFairly good visibility
MarsSat 5:40 amSat 3:36 pmSat 10:38 amSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSat 9:35 amSat 11:13 pmSat 4:24 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 7:07 amSat 6:08 pmSat 12:37 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusSat 9:59 amSun 12:00 midnightSat 4:59 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 7:47 amSat 7:35 pmSat 1:41 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Bethesda.

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