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Aug. 28, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 6:48 AM EDT 1:24 PM EDT 7:59 PM EDT
Civil Twilight 6:21 AM EDT   8:27 PM EDT
Nautical Twilight 5:48 AM EDT   9:00 PM EDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:13 AM EDT   9:34 PM EDT
Altitude -0.8° 60.6° -0.8°
Azimuth 76.9° 180.0° 282.9°
Hour Angle of the Sun 99.0° 98.9° -98.8°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 233.40° 233.67° 233.94°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun 156.90° 157.15° 157.40°
Sun Declination 9.65° 9.55° 9.46°
Moon 9:37 AM EDT (8/28)   9:25 PM EDT (8/28)
Length of Visible Light 14h 06m
Length of Day
13h 11m
Waxing Crescent, 11% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 28
Waxing Crescent
Sep 2
First Quarter
Sep 8
Full
Sep 15
Last Quarter
Sep 24
New