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Aug. 28, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:08 AM SAST 12:49 PM SAST 6:31 PM SAST
Civil Twilight 6:44 AM SAST   6:55 PM SAST
Nautical Twilight 6:16 AM SAST   7:23 PM SAST
Astronomical Twilight 5:48 AM SAST   7:50 PM SAST
Altitude -0.8° 50.7° -0.8°
Azimuth 79.3° 360.0° 280.5°
Hour Angle of the Sun 85.4° 85.4° -85.5°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 233.17° 233.40° 233.63°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun 156.68° 156.90° 157.12°
Sun Declination 9.74° 9.65° 9.57°
Moon 8:29 AM SAST   9:09 PM SAST
Length of Visible Light 12h 11m
Length of Day
11h 23m
Waxing Crescent, 9% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 28
Waxing Crescent
Sep 2
First Quarter
Sep 8
Full
Sep 15
Last Quarter
Sep 24
New