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Dec. 17, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:31 AM EST 12:10 PM EST 4:49 PM EST
Civil Twilight 7:00 AM EST   5:19 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:26 AM EST   5:54 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:53 AM EST   6:27 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 26.2° -0.8°
Azimuth 120.6° 180.0° 239.4°
Hour Angle of the Sun 69.6° 69.6° -69.6°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 342.87° 343.06° 343.25°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.92° -94.70° -94.49°
Sun Declination -23.36° -23.36° -23.37°
Moon 2:42 AM EST (12/17)   1:52 PM EST (12/17)
Length of Visible Light 10h 19m
Length of Day
9h 17m
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