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Dec. 18, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:20 AM EST 12:17 PM EST 5:14 PM EST
Civil Twilight 6:52 AM EST   5:42 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:21 AM EST   6:13 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:50 AM EST   6:44 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 32.7° -0.8°
Azimuth 117.9° 180.0° 242.1°
Hour Angle of the Sun 74.3° 74.3° -74.3°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 343.85° 344.05° 344.26°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -93.82° -93.59° -93.36°
Sun Declination -23.39° -23.39° -23.40°
Moon 3:40 AM EST (12/18)   2:47 PM EST (12/18)
Length of Visible Light 10h 49m
Length of Day
9h 54m
Waning Crescent, 11% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 18
Waning Crescent
Dec 21
New
Dec 28
First Quarter
Jan 4
Full
Jan 13
Last Quarter