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Aug. 28, 2015 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 6:17 AM EDT 12:58 PM EDT 7:37 PM EDT
Civil Twilight 5:48 AM EDT   8:06 PM EDT
Nautical Twilight 5:13 AM EDT   8:41 PM EDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:36 AM EDT   9:18 PM EDT
Altitude -0.8° 57.4° -0.8°
Azimuth 76.0° 180.0° 283.7°
Hour Angle of the Sun 100.1° 100.0° -99.9°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 233.12° 233.40° 233.67°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun 156.66° 156.91° 157.16°
Sun Declination 9.75° 9.65° 9.55°
Moon 6:49 PM EDT (8/28)   4:48 AM EDT (8/28)
Length of Visible Light 14h 18m
Length of Day
13h 20m
Waxing Gibbous, 99% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 28
Waxing Gibbous
Aug 29
Full
Sep 5
Last Quarter
Sep 13
New
Sep 21
First Quarter