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Dec. 17, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 11:28 AM AKST 1:54 PM AKST 4:20 PM AKST
Civil Twilight 10:19 AM AKST   5:30 PM AKST
Nautical Twilight 9:14 AM AKST   6:34 PM AKST
Astronomical Twilight 8:18 AM AKST   7:30 PM AKST
Altitude -0.8° 3.9° -0.8°
Azimuth 146.9° 180.0° 213.1°
Hour Angle of the Sun 36.5° 36.5° -36.5°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 343.20° 343.30° 343.40°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.55° -94.44° -94.33°
Sun Declination -23.37° -23.37° -23.38°
Moon 5:30 AM AKST (12/17)   2:49 PM AKST (12/17)
Length of Visible Light 7h 11m
Length of Day
4h 52m
Waning Crescent, 17% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 18
Waning Crescent
Dec 21
New
Dec 28
First Quarter
Jan 4
Full
Jan 13
Last Quarter