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

Moon: 78.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 21, 2019 at 5:24:03 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:59 am 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:29 pm 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:24 pm 98° East
Moonset Today: 10:16 am 259° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 29 minutes (-1m 30s)

Location of Washington DCLocation

Today's Sun Position in Washington DC

Time:5:24 pm
Altitude:33.9°
Direction:270° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 29m 28s (Jul 21, 2019)

1 minute, 30 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 20, 2019)

5 hours, 3 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

24 minutes, 23 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Washington DC Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:08 am
Astro. Twilight4:08 am – 4:50 am
Nautical Twilight4:50 am – 5:28 am
Civil Twilight5:28 am – 5:59 am
Daylight5:59 am – 8:29 pm
Civil Twilight8:29 pm – 8:59 pm
Nautical Twilight8:59 pm – 9:37 pm
Astro. Twilight9:37 pm – 10:19 pm
Night10:19 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Washington DC - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 215:59 am8:29 pm14:29:28−1:301:14 pm (71.5°)94.452
Jul 226:00 am8:28 pm14:27:55−1:321:14 pm (71.3°)94.445
Jul 236:01 am8:27 pm14:26:20−1:341:14 pm (71.1°)94.438
Jul 246:02 am8:26 pm14:24:43−1:371:14 pm (70.9°)94.431
Jul 256:02 am8:25 pm14:23:03−1:391:14 pm (70.7°)94.423
Jul 266:03 am8:25 pm14:21:22−1:411:14 pm (70.5°)94.414
Jul 276:04 am8:24 pm14:19:38−1:431:14 pm (70.3°)94.405
* All times are local time for Washington DC. 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 Washington DC

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Washington DC - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 21-10:16 am11:24 pm4:33 am(41.3°)251,91482.7%
Jul 22-11:13 am11:51 pm5:15 am(45.7°)251,32774.8%
Jul 23-12:10 pm-5:56 am(50.4°)249,99665.8%
Jul 2412:17 am1:08 pm-6:38 am(55.2°)247,90956.1%
Jul 2512:44 am2:07 pm-7:22 am(59.8°)245,11046.0%
Jul 261:14 am3:09 pm-8:08 am(64.2°)241,71535.7%
Jul 271:49 am4:13 pm-8:57 am(68.0°)237,91825.7%
* All times are local time for Washington DC. 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 Washington DC This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jul 21, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:08 amMon 7:56 pmMon 1:02 pmNot visible
VenusSun 5:26 amSun 8:08 pmSun 12:47 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 7:08 amSun 9:16 pmSun 2:12 pmVery difficult to see
JupiterSun 5:19 pmMon 2:51 amSun 10:05 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 7:34 pmMon 5:05 amMon 12:20 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 12:40 amMon 2:11 pmMon 7:25 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 10:44 pmMon 10:12 amMon 4:28 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Washington DC.

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