Maybe it’s the monuments. Or the river. For whatever reason, Washington prompts well-documented sunsets. Here are a few images from readers, many from the evening of January 14.

1. The Washington Monument shot

 2. The Capitol 

3. The Potomac

4. The Occoquan, with a foggy touch

5. The Jefferson Memorial

6. The horizon (January 12)

7. The Mall (November 6)  

LINK: More sunset photo posts from the Capital Weather Gang

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