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

Moon: 66.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Nov 17, 2018 at 4:16:42 am


Sunrise Today: 6:54 am 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:53 pm 246° West


Moonrise Today: 2:15 pm 100° East
Moonset Today: 12:51 am 257° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 58 minutes (-1m 49s)

Location of GermantownLocation

Today's Sun Position in Germantown

Time:4:16 am
Altitude:-30.5°
Direction:90° E
Phase:Night

Day length today: 9h 58m 32s (Nov 17, 2018)

1 minute, 49 seconds shorter than yesterday (Nov 16, 2018)

33 minutes, 50 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

4 hours, 57 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Germantown Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:21 am
Astro. Twilight5:21 am – 5:53 am
Nautical Twilight5:53 am – 6:25 am
Civil Twilight6:25 am – 6:54 am
Daylight6:54 am – 4:53 pm
Civil Twilight4:53 pm – 5:21 pm
Nautical Twilight5:21 pm – 5:54 pm
Astro. Twilight5:54 pm – 6:26 pm
Night6:26 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Germantown - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
NovSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Nov 176:54 am4:53 pm9:58:32−1:4911:54 am (31.8°)91.899
Nov 186:55 am4:52 pm9:56:44−1:4711:54 am (31.5°)91.879
Nov 196:56 am4:51 pm9:54:59−1:4511:54 am (31.3°)91.859
Nov 206:57 am4:51 pm9:53:16−1:4211:54 am (31.1°)91.840
Nov 216:59 am4:50 pm9:51:36−1:4011:54 am (30.8°)91.821
Nov 227:00 am4:50 pm9:49:58−1:3811:55 am (30.6°)91.803
Nov 237:01 am4:49 pm9:48:22−1:3511:55 am (30.4°)91.785
* All times are local time for Germantown. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Germantown

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Germantown - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
NovMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Nov 17-12:51 am2:15 pm7:59 pm(43.4°)246,78572.5%
Nov 18-1:50 am2:43 pm8:43 pm(48.0°)243,95681.1%
Nov 19-2:50 am3:12 pm9:28 pm(52.8°)240,76588.6%
Nov 20-3:51 am3:42 pm10:14 pm(57.7°)237,47294.5%
Nov 21-4:55 am4:15 pm11:04 pm(62.4°)234,35398.4%
Nov 22-6:02 am4:52 pm11:57 pm(66.5°)231,66599.9%
Nov 23-7:10 am5:35 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* All times are local time for Germantown. 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, Sat, Nov 17, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 8:33 amSat 5:45 pmSat 1:09 pmDifficult to see
VenusSat 4:28 amSat 3:21 pmSat 9:54 amFairly good visibility
MarsSat 1:15 pmSat 11:57 pmSat 6:36 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 7:28 amSat 5:16 pmSat 12:22 pmDifficult to see
SaturnSat 10:06 amSat 7:32 pmSat 2:49 pmAverage visibility
UranusSat 3:33 pmSun 4:49 amSat 10:11 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 1:44 pmSun 1:00 amSat 7:22 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Germantown.

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