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Dec. 28, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:38 AM EST 12:34 PM EST 5:29 PM EST
Civil Twilight 7:10 AM EST   5:57 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:39 AM EST   6:28 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 6:08 AM EST   6:59 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 31.9° -0.8°
Azimuth 118.1° 180.0° 241.9°
Hour Angle of the Sun 73.8° 73.8° -73.8°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 353.72° 353.92° 354.12°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -82.71° -82.48° -82.26°
Sun Declination -23.27° -23.25° -23.24°
Moon 12:17 PM EST (12/28)   12:02 AM EST (12/28)
Length of Visible Light 10h 46m
Length of Day
9h 50m
First Quarter, 53% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 28
First Quarter
Jan 4
Full
Jan 13
Last Quarter
Jan 20
New
Jan 26
First Quarter