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Dec. 15, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:25 AM PST 12:03 PM PST 4:40 PM PST
Civil Twilight 6:54 AM PST   5:11 PM PST
Nautical Twilight 6:20 AM PST   5:46 PM PST
Astronomical Twilight 5:46 AM PST   6:19 PM PST
Altitude -0.8° 25.7° -0.8°
Azimuth 120.7° 180.0° 239.2°
Hour Angle of the Sun 69.3° 69.3° -69.3°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 341.24° 341.43° 341.62°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -96.70° -96.49° -96.28°
Sun Declination -23.29° -23.30° -23.31°
Moon 4:51 AM PST   3:26 PM PST
Length of Visible Light 10h 16m
Length of Day
9h 14m
Waning Crescent, 7% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 15
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter