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Dec. 17, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:11 AM EST 11:58 AM EST 4:44 PM EST
Civil Twilight 6:42 AM EST   5:14 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:09 AM EST   5:46 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:37 AM EST   6:18 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 28.8° -0.8°
Azimuth 119.4° 180.0° 240.6°
Hour Angle of the Sun 71.6° 71.6° -71.6°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 342.86° 343.05° 343.25°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.93° -94.71° -94.49°
Sun Declination -23.36° -23.36° -23.37°
Moon 2:26 AM EST (12/17)   1:43 PM EST (12/17)
Length of Visible Light 10h 31m
Length of Day
9h 33m
Waning Crescent, 18% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 17
Waning Crescent
Dec 21
New
Dec 28
First Quarter
Jan 4
Full
Jan 13
Last Quarter