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Dec. 17, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:49 AM PST 12:11 PM PST 4:34 PM PST
Civil Twilight 7:15 AM PST   5:08 PM PST
Nautical Twilight 6:37 AM PST   5:45 PM PST
Astronomical Twilight 6:02 AM PST   6:21 PM PST
Altitude -0.8° 21.4° -0.8°
Azimuth 123.3° 180.0° 236.7°
Hour Angle of the Sun 65.6° 65.6° -65.6°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 343.01° 343.19° 343.37°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.77° -94.56° -94.36°
Sun Declination -23.36° -23.37° -23.37°
Moon 2:58 AM PST (12/17)   1:50 PM PST (12/17)
Length of Visible Light 9h 53m
Length of Day
8h 45m
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