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Dec. 17, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 10:24 AM AKST 1:30 PM AKST 4:35 PM AKST
Civil Twilight 9:29 AM AKST   5:30 PM AKST
Nautical Twilight 8:34 AM AKST   6:25 PM AKST
Astronomical Twilight 7:45 AM AKST   7:15 PM AKST
Altitude -0.8° 7.6° -0.8°
Azimuth 138.3° 180.0° 221.7°
Hour Angle of the Sun 46.4° 46.4° -46.4°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 343.15° 343.28° 343.41°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.60° -94.46° -94.31°
Sun Declination -23.37° -23.37° -23.38°
Moon 4:51 AM AKST   2:38 PM AKST
Length of Visible Light 8h 00m
Length of Day
6h 11m
Waning Crescent, 19% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 17
Waning Crescent
Dec 21
New
Dec 28
First Quarter
Jan 4
Full
Jan 13
Last Quarter