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Dec. 17, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:37 AM EST 12:23 PM EST 5:09 PM EST
Civil Twilight 7:08 AM EST   5:38 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:35 AM EST   6:11 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 6:03 AM EST   6:44 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 28.5° -0.8°
Azimuth 119.5° 180.0° 240.5°
Hour Angle of the Sun 71.4° 71.4° -71.4°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 342.88° 343.07° 343.27°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.91° -94.69° -94.47°
Sun Declination -23.36° -23.36° -23.37°
Moon 2:53 AM EST   2:08 PM EST
Length of Visible Light 10h 30m
Length of Day
9h 31m
Waning Crescent, 20% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 17
Waning Crescent
Dec 21
New
Dec 28
First Quarter
Jan 4
Full
Jan 13
Last Quarter