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Aug. 27, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 5:27 AM AKDT 1:35 PM AKDT 9:40 PM AKDT
Civil Twilight 4:03 AM AKDT   11:02 PM AKDT
Nautical Twilight Sun does not rise   1:03 AM AKDT
Astronomical Twilight Sun does not rise   Sun does not rise
Altitude -0.8° 29.7° -0.8°
Azimuth 56.7° 180.0° 302.5°
Hour Angle of the Sun 122.0° 121.6° -121.2°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 232.52° 232.86° 233.19°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun 156.09° 156.40° 156.70°
Sun Declination 9.97° 9.85° 9.73°
Moon 9:09 AM AKDT (8/27)   8:48 PM AKDT (8/27)
Length of Visible Light 18h 59m
Length of Day
16h 12m
Waxing Crescent, 6% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 28
Waxing Crescent
Sep 2
First Quarter
Sep 8
Full
Sep 15
Last Quarter
Sep 24
New