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Dec. 17, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:15 AM EST 12:11 PM EST 5:07 PM EST
Civil Twilight 6:47 AM EST   5:35 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:15 AM EST   6:06 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:45 AM EST   6:37 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 32.3° -0.8°
Azimuth 118.1° 180.0° 241.9°
Hour Angle of the Sun 74.0° 74.0° -74.0°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 343.08° 343.28° 343.48°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.63° -94.41° -94.18°
Sun Declination -23.37° -23.37° -23.38°
Moon 6:28 AM EST (12/17)   5:00 PM EST (12/17)
Length of Visible Light 10h 47m
Length of Day
9h 52m
Waning Crescent, 0% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 17
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter