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

Moon: 98.9%
Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 4, 2020 at 2:20:45 am

Moon Direction: 209° Southwest

Moon Altitude: 20.7°

Moon Distance: 233,469 mi


Next Full Moon: Jul 5, 202012:44 am

Next New Moon: Jul 20, 20201:32 pm

Next Moonset: Today5:03 am

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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°)222,8492.2%
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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