Next 5 Days
  • Current Weather

    49° F
    Rain
    Stargazing
    • Visibility: 2 mi
    • Cloud Cover: 100%
    • Ceiling: 800 ft
  • Today

    Dec 15

    50° Hi
    Rain and drizzle
    • Poor
    • for stargazing
    • Cloud Cover: 99%
    • Precip: 80%
    • Hours of Precip: 12
    } Day Details
  • Tomorrow

    Dec 16

    47° Hi
    Cloudy, a little rain
    • Good
    • for stargazing
    • Cloud Cover: 47%
    • Precip: 13%
    • Hours of Precip: 3
    } Day Details
  • Monday

    Dec 17

    51° Hi
    Partly sunny
    • Good
    • for stargazing
    • Cloud Cover: 21%
    • Precip: 0%
    • Hours of Precip: 0
    } Day Details
Next 6 Hours
  • 11AM

    Dec 15

    49°
    Rain
    Precip 78%
  • 12PM

    50°
    Rain
    Precip 76%
  • 1PM

    50°
    Rain
    Precip 64%
  • 2PM

    50°
    Cloudy
    Precip 49%
  • 3PM

    49°
    Rain
    Precip 64%
  • 4PM

    49°
    Rain
    Precip 66%
 Comet 46PWirtanen will be visible by the naked eye on Dec. 16.  You'll also have a good view of the comet with a telescope and binoculars.  Don't miss it.
Catch Comet 46PWirtanen this weekend when it reaches...

Sunrise/Sunset

  • Sunrise: 7:20 AM
  • Sunset: 4:47 PM
  • Duration: 9:27 hr

Moonrise/Moonset

  • Moonrise: 12:43 PM
  • Moonset: 12:34 AM
  • Duration: 11:51 hr
Astronomy

Solunar Information for Silver Spring, MD

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Last
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