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Dec. 16, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:19 AM +12 12:48 PM +12 6:18 PM +12
Civil Twilight 6:55 AM +12   6:42 PM +12
Nautical Twilight 6:28 AM +12   7:09 PM +12
Astronomical Twilight 6:01 AM +12   7:36 PM +12
Altitude -0.8° 47.4° -0.8°
Azimuth 114.5° 180.0° 245.5°
Hour Angle of the Sun 82.3° 82.3° -82.3°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 341.40° 341.62° 341.85°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -96.52° -96.27° -96.02°
Sun Declination -23.30° -23.31° -23.32°
Moon 5:16 AM +12 (12/16)   4:53 PM +12 (12/16)
Length of Visible Light 11h 46m
Length of Day
10h 58m
Waning Crescent, 7% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 15
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter