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Aug. 28, 2016 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 6:40 AM EDT 1:17 PM EDT 7:53 PM EDT
Civil Twilight 6:12 AM EDT   8:21 PM EDT
Nautical Twilight 5:38 AM EDT   8:54 PM EDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:03 AM EDT   9:29 PM EDT
Altitude -0.8° 59.3° -0.8°
Azimuth 76.9° 180.0° 282.9°
Hour Angle of the Sun 99.2° 99.1° -99.0°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 233.87° 234.14° 234.41°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun 157.36° 157.61° 157.86°
Sun Declination 9.47° 9.37° 9.28°
Moon 2:51 AM EDT   5:27 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light 14h 08m
Length of Day
13h 12m
Waning Crescent, 17% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 28
Waning Crescent
Sep 1
New
Sep 9
First Quarter
Sep 16
Full
Sep 23
Last Quarter