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Bethesda, Maryland, USA — Moonrise, Moonset, and Moon Phases, December 2020

Moon: 97.3%
Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 3, 2020 at 1:08:15 pm

Moon Direction: 51° Northeast

Moon Altitude: -67.2°

Moon Distance: 232,402 mi


Next Full Moon: Jul 5, 202012:44 am

Next New Moon: Jul 20, 20201:32 pm

Next Moonrise: Today7:27 pm

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Moonrise, Moonset, and Phase Calendar for Bethesda, December 2020

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
1-8:14 am (301°)5:48 pm (58°)12:37 am(73.6°)248,37599.3%
2-9:12 am (302°)6:37 pm (57°)1:28 am(75.3°)246,60696.7%
3-10:04 am (302°)7:33 pm (58°)2:21 am(75.6°)244,60592.0%
4-10:52 am (300°)8:35 pm (61°)3:15 am(74.6°)242,38785.4%
5-11:33 am (297°)9:40 pm (65°)4:08 am(72.2°)239,96177.1%
6-12:09 pm (291°)10:48 pm (71°)4:59 am(68.5°)237,35667.3%
7-12:41 pm (285°)11:56 pm (78°)5:50 am(63.8°)234,63156.4%
8-1:11 pm (278°)-6:39 am(58.2°)231,89845.0%
91:06 am (86°)1:40 pm (270°)-7:28 am(52.1°)229,32433.5%
102:16 am (94°)2:10 pm (262°)-8:18 am(45.8°)227,12522.7%
113:29 am (102°)2:42 pm (254°)-9:10 am(39.6°)225,54713.3%
124:44 am (110°)3:18 pm (248°)-10:05 am(34.1°)224,8226.0%
136:00 am (116°)4:01 pm (242°)-11:04 am(29.5°)225,1181.5%
147:15 am (121°)4:51 pm (238°)-12:05 pm(26.5°)226,4970.0%
158:24 am (123°)5:50 pm (237°)-1:07 pm(25.3°)228,8771.6%
169:24 am (122°)6:54 pm (238°)-2:08 pm(25.9°)232,0486.0%
1710:14 am (120°)8:01 pm (242°)-3:05 pm(28.1°)235,70512.6%
1810:55 am (116°)9:07 pm (247°)-3:58 pm(31.5°)239,50720.9%
1911:29 am (110°)10:11 pm (252°)-4:47 pm(35.8°)243,13130.2%
2011:58 am (104°)11:13 pm (259°)-5:31 pm(40.6°)246,30540.0%
2112:23 pm (98°)--6:14 pm(45.8°)248,82850.0%
22-12:12 am (266°)12:47 pm (91°)6:54 pm(51.0°)250,57659.7%
23-1:10 am (272°)1:11 pm (85°)7:35 pm(56.1°)251,49969.0%
24-2:07 am (279°)1:35 pm (78°)8:15 pm(61.1°)251,61577.5%
25-3:05 am (285°)2:01 pm (72°)8:58 pm(65.6°)250,99985.1%
26-4:04 am (291°)2:30 pm (67°)9:43 pm(69.6°)249,77191.4%
27-5:04 am (296°)3:04 pm (62°)10:31 pm(72.7°)248,07596.1%
28-6:05 am (300°)3:44 pm (59°)11:22 pm(74.8°)246,06899.1%
29-7:04 am (302°)4:31 pm (58°)Moon does not pass the meridian on this day.
30-7:59 am (303°)5:26 pm (58°)12:15 am(75.7°)243,899100.0%
31-8:49 am (301°)6:27 pm (60°)1:09 am(75.1°)241,69498.7%
* All times are local time for Bethesda. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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