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Aug. 27, 2015 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 6:42 AM EDT 1:22 PM EDT 8:01 PM EDT
Civil Twilight 6:14 AM EDT   8:29 PM EDT
Nautical Twilight 5:40 AM EDT   9:03 PM EDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:04 AM EDT   9:39 PM EDT
Altitude -0.8° 59.4° -0.8°
Azimuth 75.9° 180.0° 283.8°
Hour Angle of the Sun 99.9° 99.8° -99.7°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 232.15° 232.43° 232.70°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun 155.76° 156.01° 156.27°
Sun Declination 10.09° 9.99° 9.90°
Moon 6:28 PM EDT (8/27)   4:07 AM EDT (8/27)
Length of Visible Light 14h 15m
Length of Day
13h 18m
Waxing Gibbous, 96% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 27
Waxing Gibbous
Aug 29
Full
Sep 5
Last Quarter
Sep 13
New
Sep 21
First Quarter