The Moon

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From Seattle , the Moon is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 03:06 (PDT) – 2 hours and 13 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 16° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:56.

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Name The Moon
Object type Moon
Current position
Magnitude:-11.46 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):0.30 [1]
Slope parameter (n):2.00 [1]
Right ascension:23h36m [1]
Declination:-07°33' [1]
Distance:0.00 AU
0.02 lightmin [1]
Current phase

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Visibility from Seattle

All times shown in Seattle local time.

28 Apr 2022  –  The Moon at perihelion
30 Apr 2022  –  New Moon
30 Apr 2022  –  Partial solar eclipse
05 May 2022  –  The Moon at apogee
08 May 2022  –  Moon at First Quarter
15 May 2022  –  Total lunar eclipse
15 May 2022  –  Full Moon
17 May 2022  –  The Moon at perigee






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