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Sterling, VA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 87.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 24, 2019 at 12:02:32 am


Sunrise Today: 7:07 am 88° East
Sunset Today: 7:25 pm 273° West


Moonrise Today: 11:43 pm 111° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:34 am 252° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 18 minutes (+2m 33s)

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Today's Sun Position in Sterling

Time:12:02 am
Altitude:-46.3°
Direction:333° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 18m 8s (Mar 24, 2019)

2 minutes, 33 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 23, 2019)

2 hours, 52 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

2 hours, 36 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Sterling Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:37 am
Astro. Twilight5:37 am – 6:09 am
Nautical Twilight6:09 am – 6:40 am
Civil Twilight6:40 am – 7:07 am
Daylight7:07 am – 7:25 pm
Civil Twilight7:25 pm – 7:52 pm
Nautical Twilight7:52 pm – 8:23 pm
Astro. Twilight8:23 pm – 8:55 pm
Night8:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sterling - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 247:07 am7:25 pm12:18:08+2:331:16 pm (52.5°)92.673
Mar 257:05 am7:26 pm12:20:41+2:331:15 pm (52.9°)92.700
Mar 267:04 am7:27 pm12:23:14+2:321:15 pm (53.3°)92.727
Mar 277:02 am7:28 pm12:25:46+2:321:15 pm (53.7°)92.754
Mar 287:00 am7:29 pm12:28:19+2:321:14 pm (54.1°)92.781
Mar 296:59 am7:30 pm12:30:52+2:321:14 pm (54.5°)92.808
Mar 306:57 am7:31 pm12:33:24+2:321:14 pm (54.9°)92.835
* All times are local time for Sterling. 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 Sterling

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Sterling - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 24-9:34 am11:43 pm4:09 am(37.6°)233,29985.8%
Mar 25-10:12 am-5:00 am(33.7°)237,25477.1%
Mar 2612:47 am10:54 am-5:52 am(30.8°)241,14367.4%
Mar 271:46 am11:39 am-6:43 am(29.0°)244,67357.3%
Mar 282:40 am12:28 pm-7:34 am(28.4°)247,62247.1%
Mar 293:29 am1:20 pm-8:24 am(28.9°)249,84937.3%
Mar 304:12 am2:14 pm-9:12 am(30.4°)251,29128.1%
* All times are local time for Sterling. 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 Sterling This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Mar 24, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:21 amSun 6:00 pmSun 12:11 pmVery difficult to see
VenusSun 5:41 amSun 4:22 pmSun 11:01 amGood visibility
MarsSun 9:23 amSun 11:46 pmSun 4:34 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 1:53 amSun 11:20 amSun 6:36 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 3:39 amSun 1:14 pmSun 8:26 amAverage visibility
UranusSun 8:18 amSun 9:37 pmSun 2:57 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneSun 6:33 amSun 5:57 pmSun 12:15 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sterling.

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