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

Moon: 45.2%
Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 13, 2020 at 7:53:35 am


Sunrise Today: 5:54 am 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:33 pm 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:02 am 84° East
Moonset Today: 2:02 pm 279° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 40 minutes (-1m 11s)

Location of BethesdaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Bethesda

Time:7:53 am
Altitude:20.9°
Direction:78° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 39m 54s (Jul 13, 2020)

1 minute, 11 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 12, 2020)

5 hours, 14 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

14 minutes, 28 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Bethesda Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:59 am
Astro. Twilight3:59 am – 4:43 am
Nautical Twilight4:43 am – 5:22 am
Civil Twilight5:22 am – 5:54 am
Daylight5:54 am – 8:33 pm
Civil Twilight8:33 pm – 9:05 pm
Nautical Twilight9:05 pm – 9:44 pm
Astro. Twilight9:44 pm – 10:28 pm
Night10:28 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Bethesda - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 135:54 am8:33 pm14:39:54−1:111:14 pm (72.7°)94.493
Jul 145:54 am8:33 pm14:38:39−1:141:14 pm (72.5°)94.489
Jul 155:55 am8:32 pm14:37:22−1:171:14 pm (72.4°)94.485
Jul 165:56 am8:32 pm14:36:02−1:201:14 pm (72.2°)94.481
Jul 175:57 am8:31 pm14:34:39−1:221:14 pm (72.0°)94.476
Jul 185:57 am8:31 pm14:33:14−1:251:14 pm (71.9°)94.470
Jul 195:58 am8:30 pm14:31:46−1:271:14 pm (71.7°)94.464
* All times are local time for Bethesda. 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 Bethesda

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Bethesda - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 131:02 am2:02 pm-7:27 am(56.6°)250,97945.4%
Jul 141:27 am3:00 pm-8:09 am(61.4°)250,02035.8%
Jul 151:55 am4:00 pm-8:53 am(65.7°)248,29726.5%
Jul 162:26 am5:01 pm-9:39 am(69.5°)245,94218.1%
Jul 173:02 am6:03 pm-10:29 am(72.5°)243,14210.8%
Jul 183:46 am7:03 pm-11:23 am(74.3°)240,1245.1%
Jul 194:37 am7:59 pm-12:19 pm(74.8°)237,1321.3%
* All times are local time for Bethesda. 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 Bethesda This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jul 13, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:56 amMon 7:11 pmMon 12:03 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 3:18 amMon 5:23 pmMon 10:20 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 12:16 amMon 12:23 pmMon 6:19 amPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 8:28 pmTue 6:01 amTue 1:15 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 8:51 pmTue 6:35 amTue 1:43 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 1:22 amMon 3:03 pmMon 8:12 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 11:22 pmMon 10:56 amMon 5:09 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Bethesda.

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