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Oct. 17, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:27 AM EDT 1:05 PM EDT 6:42 PM EDT
Civil Twilight 7:01 AM EDT   7:07 PM EDT
Nautical Twilight 6:32 AM EDT   7:37 PM EDT
Astronomical Twilight 6:03 AM EDT   8:06 PM EDT
Altitude -0.8° 45.8° -0.8°
Azimuth 100.9° 180.0° 258.9°
Hour Angle of the Sun 84.4° 84.4° -84.3°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 282.92° 283.15° 283.38°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -157.51° -157.29° -157.07°
Sun Declination -9.41° -9.50° -9.58°
Moon 5:11 AM EDT   5:52 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light 12h 05m
Length of Day
11h 14m
Waning Crescent, 4% of the Moon is Illuminated
Oct 17
Waning Crescent
Oct 19
New
Oct 27
First Quarter
Nov 4
Full
Nov 10
Last Quarter