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Dec. 18, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 11:29 AM AKST 12:40 PM AKST 1:51 PM AKST
Civil Twilight 9:40 AM AKST   3:40 PM AKST
Nautical Twilight 8:20 AM AKST   4:59 PM AKST
Astronomical Twilight 7:14 AM AKST   6:05 PM AKST
Altitude -0.8° 0.2° -0.8°
Azimuth 163.8° 180.0° 196.2°
Hour Angle of the Sun 17.7° 17.7° -17.7°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 344.18° 344.23° 344.28°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -93.44° -93.39° -93.33°
Sun Declination -23.40° -23.40° -23.40°
Moon 5:55 AM AKST   1:27 PM AKST
Length of Visible Light 6h 00m
Length of Day
2h 21m
Waning Crescent, 16% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 18
Waning Crescent
Dec 21
New
Dec 28
First Quarter
Jan 4
Full
Jan 13
Last Quarter