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

Moon: 61.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 26, 2019 at 7:57:16 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:02 am 87° East
Sunset Today: 7:25 pm 274° West


Moonrise Today: 12:45 am 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 10:52 am 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 23 minutes (+2m 32s)

Location of Washington DCLocation

Today's Sun Position in Washington DC

Time:7:57 pm
Altitude:-6.9°
Direction:279° W
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 12h 23m 9s (Mar 26, 2019)

2 minutes, 32 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 25, 2019)

2 hours, 56 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

2 hours, 30 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Washington DC Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:32 am
Astro. Twilight5:32 am – 6:04 am
Nautical Twilight6:04 am – 6:35 am
Civil Twilight6:35 am – 7:02 am
Daylight7:02 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 Washington DC - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 267:02 am7:25 pm12:23:09+2:321:13 pm (53.4°)92.727
Mar 277:01 am7:26 pm12:25:42+2:321:13 pm (53.8°)92.754
Mar 286:59 am7:27 pm12:28:14+2:321:13 pm (54.2°)92.781
Mar 296:57 am7:28 pm12:30:46+2:311:12 pm (54.6°)92.808
Mar 306:56 am7:29 pm12:33:18+2:311:12 pm (55.0°)92.835
Mar 316:54 am7:30 pm12:35:49+2:311:12 pm (55.3°)92.862
Apr 16:53 am7:31 pm12:38:20+2:311:12 pm (55.7°)92.890
* 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
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 2612:45 am10:52 am-5:50 am(30.9°)241,13967.4%
Mar 271:44 am11:37 am-6:42 am(29.1°)244,66957.3%
Mar 282:39 am12:26 pm-7:32 am(28.5°)247,61947.1%
Mar 293:27 am1:18 pm-8:22 am(29.0°)249,84737.3%
Mar 304:10 am2:13 pm-9:10 am(30.5°)251,29028.1%
Mar 314:49 am3:09 pm-9:57 am(32.9°)251,95419.9%
Apr 15:22 am4:06 pm-10:41 am(36.1°)251,90112.7%
* 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, Tue, Mar 26, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:09 amWed 5:43 pmWed 11:56 amDifficult to see
VenusWed 5:38 amWed 4:26 pmWed 11:02 amGood visibility
MarsTue 9:18 amTue 11:43 pmTue 4:30 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 1:40 amWed 11:07 amWed 6:23 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 3:26 amWed 1:02 pmWed 8:14 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 8:09 amTue 9:27 pmTue 2:48 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 6:19 amWed 5:44 pmWed 12:02 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Washington DC.

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