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Dec. 17, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 6:55 AM CST 12:01 PM CST 5:07 PM CST
Civil Twilight 6:28 AM CST   5:33 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 5:58 AM CST   6:03 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:29 AM CST   6:32 PM CST
Altitude -0.8° 36.3° -0.8°
Azimuth 116.8° 180.0° 243.2°
Hour Angle of the Sun 76.4° 76.4° -76.4°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 342.89° 343.10° 343.31°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.90° -94.66° -94.43°
Sun Declination -23.36° -23.37° -23.37°
Moon 2:24 AM CST   1:56 PM CST
Length of Visible Light 11h 04m
Length of Day
10h 11m
Waning Crescent, 20% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 17
Waning Crescent
Dec 21
New
Dec 28
First Quarter
Jan 4
Full
Jan 13
Last Quarter