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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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Sun, Jan 23, 2022


Sunrise 07:21
Sunset 17:19
Twilight ends 18:53
begins 05:48

21-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

68%

21 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 07:06 17:23
Venus 05:36 15:54
Moon 22:05 10:38
Mars 05:14 14:33
Jupiter 08:58 19:54
Saturn 08:00 18:09

All times shown in EST.
The sky on 23 January 2022
Sunrise
07:21
Sunset
17:19
Twilight ends
18:53
Twilight begins
05:48

21-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

68%

21 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:06 12:14 17:23
Venus 05:36 10:45 15:54
Moon 22:05 04:27 10:38
Mars 05:14 09:54 14:33
Jupiter 08:58 14:26 19:54
Saturn 08:00 13:05 18:09
All times shown in EST.