Astronomy News

Moon at First Quarter

From the Moon feed

The Moon appears high in the sky at sunset and sets in the west at around midnight.
The sky on 18 August 2018
Sunrise
06:24
Sunset
20:00
Twilight ends
21:39
Twilight begins
04:46

7-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

48%

7 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:21 12:13 19:05
Venus 10:17 16:00 21:44
Moon 14:19 19:29 00:02
Mars 19:01 23:29 04:02
Jupiter 13:02 18:13 23:24
Saturn 16:47 21:31 02:19
All times shown in EDT.

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Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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