The Moon

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From Ashburn , the Moon will become visible around 19:24 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 25° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 43 minutes after the Sun at 22:49.

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Name The Moon
Object Type Moon
Current Position
Magnitude:-11.67 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):0.30 [1]
Slope parameter (n):2.00 [1]
Right ascension:17h01m [1]
Declination:-22°06' [1]
Distance:0.00 AU
0.02 lightmin [1]
Current Phase

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Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.

25 Aug 2020  –  Moon at First Quarter
30 Aug 2020  –  The Moon at aphelion
02 Sep 2020  –  Full Moon
06 Sep 2020  –  The Moon at apogee
10 Sep 2020  –  Moon at Last Quarter
17 Sep 2020  –  New Moon
18 Sep 2020  –  The Moon at perigee
19 Sep 2020  –  The Moon at perihelion






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