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Aug. 21, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 6:27 AM EST 12:13 PM EST 5:59 PM EST
Civil Twilight 6:05 AM EST   6:22 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 5:39 AM EST   6:48 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:13 AM EST   7:13 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 58.2° -0.8°
Azimuth 77.3° 360.0° 282.6°
Hour Angle of the Sun 86.5° 86.5° -86.5°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 225.91° 226.15° 226.38°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun 149.92° 150.15° 150.37°
Sun Declination 12.26° 12.18° 12.10°
Moon 2:59 AM EST (8/21)   2:27 PM EST (8/21)
Length of Visible Light 12h 16m
Length of Day
11h 31m
Waning Crescent, 20% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 20
Waning Crescent
Aug 25
New
Sep 2
First Quarter
Sep 8
Full
Sep 15
Last Quarter