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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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Tue, Jan 18, 2022


Sunrise 07:24
Sunset 17:14
Twilight ends 18:48
begins 05:50

16-day old moon
Full Moon

98%

16 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 07:48 18:07
Venus 06:04 16:19
Moon 16:48 08:13
Mars 05:18 14:38
Jupiter 09:15 20:08
Saturn 08:18 18:26

All times shown in EST.
The sky on 18 January 2022
Sunrise
07:24
Sunset
17:14
Twilight ends
18:48
Twilight begins
05:50

16-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

98%

16 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:48 12:58 18:07
Venus 06:04 11:12 16:19
Moon 16:48 00:34 08:13
Mars 05:18 09:58 14:38
Jupiter 09:15 14:41 20:08
Saturn 08:18 13:22 18:26
All times shown in EST.