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Dec. 18, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 8:30 AM AKST 11:52 AM AKST 3:14 PM AKST
Civil Twilight 7:41 AM AKST   4:03 PM AKST
Nautical Twilight 6:50 AM AKST   4:54 PM AKST
Astronomical Twilight 6:03 AM AKST   5:41 PM AKST
Altitude -0.8° 9.6° -0.8°
Azimuth 134.9° 180.0° 225.1°
Hour Angle of the Sun 50.5° 50.5° -50.5°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 344.06° 344.20° 344.34°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -93.58° -93.42° -93.27°
Sun Declination -23.39° -23.40° -23.40°
Moon 4:15 AM AKST   1:32 PM AKST
Length of Visible Light 8h 22m
Length of Day
6h 43m
Waning Crescent, 12% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 18
Waning Crescent
Dec 21
New
Dec 28
First Quarter
Jan 4
Full
Jan 13
Last Quarter