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Dec. 21, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 10:06 AM AKST 12:57 PM AKST 3:49 PM AKST
Civil Twilight 9:06 AM AKST   4:49 PM AKST
Nautical Twilight 8:08 AM AKST   5:46 PM AKST
Astronomical Twilight 7:16 AM AKST   6:39 PM AKST
Altitude -0.8° 6.1° -0.8°
Azimuth 141.3° 180.0° 218.7°
Hour Angle of the Sun 42.9° 42.9° -42.9°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 347.08° 347.20° 347.32°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -90.18° -90.05° -89.91°
Sun Declination -23.43° -23.43° -23.43°
Moon 9:08 AM AKST (12/21)   4:29 PM AKST (12/21)
Length of Visible Light 7h 42m
Length of Day
5h 43m
New Moon, 0% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 21
New Moon
Dec 28
First Quarter
Jan 4
Full
Jan 13
Last Quarter
Jan 20
New