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Dec. 17, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:23 AM EST 12:13 PM EST 5:03 PM EST
Civil Twilight 6:54 AM EST   5:32 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:22 AM EST   6:04 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:51 AM EST   6:36 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 30.0° -0.8°
Azimuth 118.9° 180.0° 241.1°
Hour Angle of the Sun 72.5° 72.5° -72.5°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 342.87° 343.06° 343.26°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.92° -94.70° -94.48°
Sun Declination -23.36° -23.36° -23.37°
Moon 2:41 AM EST (12/17)   2:00 PM EST (12/17)
Length of Visible Light 10h 37m
Length of Day
9h 39m
Waning Crescent, 17% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 17
Waning Crescent
Dec 21
New
Dec 28
First Quarter
Jan 4
Full
Jan 13
Last Quarter