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Dec. 16, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:13 AM EST 11:52 AM EST 4:30 PM EST
Civil Twilight 6:42 AM EST   5:00 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:08 AM EST   5:35 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:35 AM EST   6:08 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 25.9° -0.8°
Azimuth 120.7° 180.0° 239.3°
Hour Angle of the Sun 69.5° 69.5° -69.5°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 342.09° 342.28° 342.47°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -95.74° -95.53° -95.32°
Sun Declination -23.33° -23.34° -23.35°
Moon 5:28 AM EST (12/16)   3:46 PM EST (12/16)
Length of Visible Light 10h 17m
Length of Day
9h 16m
Waning Crescent, 1% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 16
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter