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Washington DC, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 98.7%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Nov 29, 2020 at 12:38:19 am
Sunrise Today: 7:06 am 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:46 pm 242° Southwest
Moonrise Today: 4:30 pm 65° East
Moonset Today: 6:14 am 293° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 41 minutes (-1m 17s)
Location of Washington DCLocation

Today's Sun Position in Washington DC

Time:12:38 am
Altitude:-70.5°
Direction:30° NE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 9h 40m 32s (Nov 29, 2020)

1 minute, 17 seconds shorter than yesterday (Nov 28, 2020)

14 minutes, 12 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

5 hours, 13 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Washington DC Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:31 am
Astro. Twilight5:31 am – 6:03 am
Nautical Twilight6:03 am – 6:36 am
Civil Twilight6:36 am – 7:06 am
Daylight7:06 am – 4:46 pm
Civil Twilight4:46 pm – 5:16 pm
Nautical Twilight5:16 pm – 5:49 pm
Astro. Twilight5:49 pm – 6:21 pm
Night6:21 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Washington DC - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
NovSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Nov 297:06 am4:46 pm9:40:32−1:1711:56 am (29.5°)91.677
Nov 307:07 am4:46 pm9:39:18−1:1411:57 am (29.3°)91.662
Dec 17:08 am4:46 pm9:38:07−1:1111:57 am (29.2°)91.647
Dec 27:09 am4:46 pm9:36:59−1:0711:57 am (29.0°)91.632
Dec 37:10 am4:46 pm9:35:54−1:0411:58 am (28.9°)91.619
Dec 47:11 am4:45 pm9:34:53−1:0111:58 am (28.8°)91.605
Dec 57:11 am4:45 pm9:33:54−0:5811:58 am (28.6°)91.593
* All times are local time for Washington DC. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Washington DC

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Washington DC - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
NovMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Nov 29-6:14 am4:30 pm11:48 pm(70.9°)249,884100.0%
Nov 30-7:14 am5:06 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 1-8:14 am5:48 pm12:37 am(73.7°)248,37699.3%
Dec 2-9:11 am6:37 pm1:28 am(75.4°)246,60696.7%
Dec 3-10:04 am7:33 pm2:21 am(75.7°)244,60592.0%
Dec 4-10:51 am8:35 pm3:14 am(74.7°)242,38785.4%
Dec 5-11:32 am9:40 pm4:07 am(72.3°)239,96277.1%
* All times are local time for Washington DC. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

Penumbral Lunar Eclipse visible in Washington DC on Nov 30

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Washington DC This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Nov 29, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:09 amSun 4:10 pmSun 11:10 amDifficult to see
VenusSun 4:45 amSun 3:24 pmSun 10:04 amFairly good visibility
MarsSun 2:09 pmMon 2:56 amSun 8:32 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 10:34 amSun 8:12 pmSun 3:23 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 10:42 amSun 8:24 pmSun 3:33 pmAverage visibility
UranusSun 3:04 pmMon 4:38 amSun 9:51 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 1:05 pmMon 12:32 amSun 6:49 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Washington DC.

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