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Moon: 20.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jun 27, 2017 at 8:23:20 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:44 am 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:37 pm 301° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:44 am 73° East
Moonset Today: 11:34 pm 285° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 52 minutes (-20s)

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Today's Sun Position in Washington DC

The Sun's altitude in Washington DC 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

8:23 pm

Altitude

1.9°

Heading

299° NW

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 52m 37s

Change since

Yesterday: -20s

Winter: +5h 26m

Summer: -1m 13s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Washington DC Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Washington DC 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 – 3:46 am
Astro. Twilight3:46 am – 4:32 am
Nautical Twilight4:32 am – 5:12 am
Civil Twilight5:12 am – 5:44 am
Daylight5:44 am – 8:37 pm
Civil Twilight8:37 pm – 9:09 pm
Nautical Twilight9:09 pm – 9:49 pm
Astro. Twilight9:49 pm – 10:36 pm
Night10:36 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Washington DC - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 275:44 am8:37 pm14:52:37−0:201:11 pm (74.4°)94.498
Jun 285:45 am8:37 pm14:52:13−0:241:11 pm (74.3°)94.500
Jun 295:45 am8:37 pm14:51:45−0:271:11 pm (74.3°)94.502
Jun 305:46 am8:37 pm14:51:14−0:301:11 pm (74.2°)94.504
Jul 15:46 am8:37 pm14:50:40−0:341:12 pm (74.2°)94.505
Jul 25:47 am8:37 pm14:50:03−0:371:12 pm (74.1°)94.506
Jul 35:47 am8:37 pm14:49:22−0:401:12 pm (74.0°)94.506
* All times are local time for Washington DC. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2112:24 am
September EquinoxSep 224:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2111:28 am
* All times are local Washington DC time.

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Today's Moon in Washington DC

The Moon's path in Washington DC 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 2017 Moon Phases

8:23 pm

Altitude

35.2°

Heading

255° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

20.2%

Moon in Washington DC - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 279:44 am11:34 pm-4:43 pm(63.1°)232,30418.8%
Jun 2810:50 am--5:34 pm(59.1°)236,28128.5%
Jun 29-12:10 am11:53 am6:22 pm(54.8°)240,19538.9%
Jun 30-12:43 am12:54 pm7:08 pm(50.4°)243,77449.4%
Jul 1-1:14 am1:53 pm7:52 pm(46.1°)246,82059.6%
Jul 2-1:45 am2:50 pm8:36 pm(42.2°)249,21469.2%
Jul 3-2:15 am3:46 pm9:20 pm(38.6°)250,90377.9%
* All times are local time for Washington DC. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Tue, Jun 27, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:12 amTue 9:15 pmTue 1:44 pmDifficult to see
VenusWed 3:09 amWed 5:02 pmWed 10:06 amGood visibility
MarsTue 6:24 amTue 9:15 pmTue 1:50 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterTue 1:47 pmWed 1:24 amTue 7:35 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 7:28 pmWed 5:01 amWed 12:14 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 1:50 amWed 3:01 pmWed 8:25 amDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 12:05 amWed 11:23 amWed 5:44 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Washington DC.

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