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Moon: 50.5%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 22, 2018 at 12:36:01 am


Sunrise Today: 5:50 am 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:21 pm 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:18 pm 76° East
Moonset Today: 2:11 am 286° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 31 minutes (+1m 33s)

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Today's Sun Position in Germantown

The Sun's altitude in Germantown today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

12:36 am

Altitude

-30.0°

Heading

352° N

Position

Night

Day length

14h 31m 19s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 33s

Winter: +5h 6m

Summer: -24m 15s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Germantown Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Germantown today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 am – 3:58 am
Astro. Twilight3:58 am – 4:41 am
Nautical Twilight4:41 am – 5:19 am
Civil Twilight5:19 am – 5:50 am
Daylight5:50 am – 8:21 pm
Civil Twilight8:21 pm – 8:52 pm
Nautical Twilight8:52 pm – 9:30 pm
Astro. Twilight9:30 pm – 10:13 pm
Night10:13 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Germantown - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 225:50 am8:21 pm14:31:19+1:331:05 pm (71.3°)94.103
May 235:49 am8:22 pm14:32:50+1:311:05 pm (71.5°)94.120
May 245:48 am8:23 pm14:34:19+1:281:05 pm (71.7°)94.136
May 255:48 am8:24 pm14:35:46+1:261:06 pm (71.9°)94.153
May 265:47 am8:24 pm14:37:09+1:231:06 pm (72.0°)94.169
May 275:47 am8:25 pm14:38:30+1:211:06 pm (72.2°)94.185
May 285:46 am8:26 pm14:39:49+1:181:06 pm (72.4°)94.201
* All times are local time for Germantown. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 216:07 am
September EquinoxSep 229:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 215:23 pm
* All times are local Germantown time.

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Today's Moon in Germantown

The Moon's path in Germantown today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2018 Moon Phases

12:36 am

Altitude

17.0°

Heading

272° W

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

50.5%

Moon in Germantown - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 22-2:11 am1:18 pm8:07 pm(59.8°)233,77159.5%
May 23-2:47 am2:24 pm8:56 pm(55.1°)236,17570.3%
May 24-3:19 am3:29 pm9:44 pm(50.2°)238,56179.8%
May 25-3:51 am4:31 pm10:30 pm(45.4°)240,87987.7%
May 26-4:21 am5:33 pm11:16 pm(41.0°)243,10093.8%
May 27-4:53 am6:34 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
May 28-5:27 am7:34 pm12:03 am(37.0°)245,19897.8%
* All times are local time for Germantown. 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 Germantown This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, May 22, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:09 amTue 6:57 pmTue 12:02 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 7:51 amTue 10:58 pmTue 3:24 pmGood visibility
MarsTue 12:43 amTue 10:16 amTue 5:29 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 6:54 pmWed 5:13 amWed 12:04 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 11:00 pmTue 8:29 amTue 3:45 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 4:23 amTue 5:40 pmTue 11:02 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneTue 2:38 amTue 2:01 pmTue 8:19 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Germantown.

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