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

Moon: 94.8%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Dec 5, 2022 at 3:11:46 pm
Sunrise Today: 7:12 am 119° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:45 pm 241° Southwest
Moonrise Today: 3:10 pm 68° East
Moonset Today: 4:39 am 290° West
Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 33 minutes (-1m)
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Today's Sun Position in Gaithersburg

Time:3:11 pm
Altitude:13.8°
Direction:225° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 9h 33m (Dec 5, 2022)

1 minute shorter than yesterday (Dec 4, 2022)

8 minutes, 7 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

5 hours, 22 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Gaithersburg Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:37 am
Astro. Twilight5:37 am – 6:09 am
Nautical Twilight6:09 am – 6:43 am
Civil Twilight6:43 am – 7:12 am
Daylight7:12 am – 4:45 pm
Civil Twilight4:45 pm – 5:15 pm
Nautical Twilight5:15 pm – 5:48 pm
Astro. Twilight5:48 pm – 6:21 pm
Night6:21 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Gaithersburg - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 57:12 am4:45 pm9:33:00−1:0011:59 am (28.5°)91.603
Dec 67:13 am4:45 pm9:32:03−0:5711:59 am (28.3°)91.590
Dec 77:14 am4:45 pm9:31:09−0:5312:00 pm (28.2°)91.577
Dec 87:15 am4:45 pm9:30:19−0:5012:00 pm (28.1°)91.565
Dec 97:16 am4:45 pm9:29:32−0:4612:01 pm (28.0°)91.553
Dec 107:17 am4:45 pm9:28:48−0:4312:01 pm (27.9°)91.542
Dec 117:17 am4:46 pm9:28:09−0:3912:02 pm (27.9°)91.531
* All times are local time for Gaithersburg. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Gaithersburg

Year 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Gaithersburg - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 5-4:39 am3:10 pm10:22 pm(69.2°)245,06396.0%
Dec 6-5:44 am3:41 pm11:10 pm(73.3°)247,00999.0%
Dec 7-6:49 am4:17 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 8-7:51 am4:59 pm12:01 am(76.2°)248,75599.9%
Dec 9-8:48 am5:48 pm12:52 am(77.8°)250,23998.8%
Dec 10-9:38 am6:43 pm1:44 am(78.0°)251,37495.8%
Dec 11-10:21 am7:42 pm2:35 am(76.8°)252,05291.1%
* All times are local time for Gaithersburg. 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 Gaithersburg This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Dec 5, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:31 amMon 5:34 pmMon 1:02 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 8:07 amMon 5:25 pmMon 12:46 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 4:40 pmTue 7:41 amTue 12:10 amPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 1:11 pmTue 1:05 amMon 7:08 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 11:33 amMon 9:50 pmMon 4:42 pmAverage visibility
UranusMon 3:06 pmTue 5:00 amMon 10:03 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 12:55 pmTue 12:33 amMon 6:44 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Gaithersburg.

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