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Dec. 09, 2016 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:04 AM EST 12:19 PM EST 5:35 PM EST
Civil Twilight 6:39 AM EST   6:00 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:10 AM EST   6:29 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:42 AM EST   6:57 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 40.6° -0.8°
Azimuth 115.3° 180.0° 244.7°
Hour Angle of the Sun 78.9° 78.9° -78.9°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 335.44° 335.66° 335.87°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -103.20° -102.96° -102.72°
Sun Declination -22.88° -22.90° -22.92°
Moon 2:20 PM EST   2:06 AM EST
Length of Visible Light 11h 21m
Length of Day
10h 31m
Waxing Gibbous, 71% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 9
Waxing Gibbous
Dec 13
Full
Dec 20
Last Quarter
Dec 29
New
Jan 5
First Quarter