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Moon: 69.0%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 20, 2018 at 2:48:10 am


Sunrise Today: 6:26 am 73° East
Sunset Today: 7:57 pm 287° West


Moonrise Today: 4:05 pm 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 1:21 am 245° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 30 minutes (-2m 18s)

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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

2:48 am

Altitude

-33.8°

Heading

28° NE

Position

Night

Day length

13h 30m 35s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 18s

Winter: +4h 5m

Summer: -1h 25m

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 – 4:48 am
Astro. Twilight4:48 am – 5:24 am
Nautical Twilight5:24 am – 5:58 am
Civil Twilight5:58 am – 6:26 am
Daylight6:26 am – 7:57 pm
Civil Twilight7:57 pm – 8:25 pm
Nautical Twilight8:25 pm – 8:59 pm
Astro. Twilight8:59 pm – 9:35 pm
Night9:35 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Germantown - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 206:26 am7:57 pm13:30:35−2:181:12 pm (63.1°)94.051
Aug 216:27 am7:55 pm13:28:15−2:191:12 pm (62.8°)94.032
Aug 226:28 am7:54 pm13:25:55−2:201:11 pm (62.5°)94.012
Aug 236:29 am7:53 pm13:23:34−2:211:11 pm (62.1°)93.992
Aug 246:30 am7:51 pm13:21:12−2:211:11 pm (61.8°)93.972
Aug 256:31 am7:50 pm13:18:49−2:221:11 pm (61.4°)93.952
Aug 266:32 am7:48 pm13:16:26−2:231:10 pm (61.1°)93.932
* 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

2:48 am

Altitude

-16.3°

Heading

258° W

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

69.0%

Moon in Germantown - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 20-1:21 am4:05 pm9:05 pm(29.8°)250,38975.5%
Aug 21-2:04 am4:56 pm9:54 pm(29.3°)251,56983.4%
Aug 22-2:51 am5:44 pm10:42 pm(29.8°)252,08390.0%
Aug 23-3:41 am6:26 pm11:29 pm(31.2°)252,00395.1%
Aug 24-4:35 am7:05 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Aug 25-5:31 am7:40 pm12:16 am(33.5°)251,41498.4%
Aug 26-6:28 am8:12 pm1:01 am(36.6°)250,40199.9%
* 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, Mon, Aug 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:14 amMon 7:00 pmMon 12:07 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 10:19 amMon 9:38 pmMon 3:59 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 6:54 pmTue 3:48 amMon 11:21 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 12:57 pmMon 11:16 pmMon 6:06 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 4:40 pmTue 2:06 amMon 9:23 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 10:35 pmMon 11:57 amMon 5:16 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 8:42 pmMon 8:03 amMon 2:23 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Germantown.

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