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Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, USA — Moonrise, Moonset, and Moon Phases, October 2020

Moon: 86.5%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Oct 27, 2020 at 12:20:35 pm
Moon Direction: 49° Northeast
Moon Altitude: -49.5°
Moon Distance: 250,347 mi
Next Full Moon: Oct 31, 2020, 10:49 am
Next New Moon: Nov 15, 2020, 12:07 am
Next Moonrise: Today, 4:51 pm
Location of Washington, D.C.Location

Moonrise, Moonset, and Phase Calendar for Washington, D.C., October 2020

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
1-6:37 am (266°)7:10 pm (91°)12:37 am(46.3°)251,13799.4%
2-7:35 am (273°)7:34 pm (84°)1:18 am(51.4°)251,98899.7%
3-8:32 am (279°)7:58 pm (78°)1:59 am(56.5°)252,42698.2%
4-9:30 am (285°)8:25 pm (72°)2:40 am(61.4°)252,40494.8%
5-10:29 am (291°)8:54 pm (67°)3:22 am(65.8°)251,86389.8%
6-11:28 am (296°)9:28 pm (63°)4:07 am(69.6°)250,73683.2%
7-12:27 pm (299°)10:08 pm (60°)4:54 am(72.7°)248,97475.2%
8-1:25 pm (302°)10:55 pm (58°)5:44 am(74.7°)246,55566.1%
9-2:19 pm (302°)11:49 pm (58°)6:37 am(75.5°)243,51056.1%
10-3:09 pm (301°)-7:31 am(74.9°)239,93645.5%
1112:50 am (60°)3:54 pm (298°)-8:25 am(72.9°)236,01434.7%
121:57 am (64°)4:34 pm (293°)-9:20 am(69.4°)232,00624.3%
133:08 am (70°)5:09 pm (286°)-10:14 am(64.7°)228,23914.9%
144:21 am (77°)5:42 pm (278°)-11:07 am(58.9°)225,0747.3%
155:36 am (85°)6:14 pm (270°)-12:00 pm(52.5°)222,8502.2%
166:51 am (94°)6:46 pm (262°)-12:54 pm(45.8°)221,8260.2%
178:08 am (102°)7:20 pm (254°)-1:48 pm(39.4°)222,1241.4%
189:25 am (110°)7:57 pm (247°)-2:45 pm(33.9°)223,7025.9%
1910:41 am (116°)8:40 pm (242°)-3:43 pm(29.5°)226,36213.1%
2011:53 am (120°)9:30 pm (238°)-4:43 pm(26.7°)229,79222.3%
2112:59 pm (122°)10:25 pm (237°)-5:42 pm(25.6°)233,63332.7%
221:56 pm (122°)11:26 pm (238°)-6:40 pm(26.1°)237,54143.7%
232:43 pm (120°)--7:34 pm(28.1°)241,23154.5%
24-12:29 am (241°)3:23 pm (116°)8:24 pm(31.1°)244,50264.8%
25-1:31 am (246°)3:56 pm (111°)9:11 pm(35.1°)247,23374.2%
26-2:33 am (251°)4:25 pm (105°)9:55 pm(39.7°)249,37682.4%
27-3:33 am (257°)4:51 pm (99°)10:37 pm(44.6°)250,93489.2%
28-4:31 am (264°)5:15 pm (93°)11:18 pm(49.7°)251,94094.4%
29-5:29 am (271°)5:38 pm (86°)11:58 pm(54.9°)252,44298.0%
30-6:26 am (277°)6:02 pm (80°)Moon does not pass the meridian on this day.
31-7:24 am (283°)6:28 pm (74°)12:39 am(59.8°)252,48799.7%
* All times are local time for Washington, D.C.. 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.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 2:00 am, and this is accounted for above.

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