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Dec. 16, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 8:08 AM EST 12:32 PM EST 4:55 PM EST
Civil Twilight 7:35 AM EST   5:29 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:57 AM EST   6:06 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 6:22 AM EST   6:42 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 21.7° -0.8°
Azimuth 123.1° 180.0° 236.9°
Hour Angle of the Sun 65.9° 65.9° -65.9°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 342.13° 342.31° 342.49°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -95.70° -95.50° -95.30°
Sun Declination -23.33° -23.34° -23.35°
Moon 6:20 AM EST   4:17 PM EST
Length of Visible Light 9h 54m
Length of Day
8h 47m
Waning Crescent, 3% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 16
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter