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Dec. 15, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:57 AM CST 12:18 PM CST 4:38 PM CST
Civil Twilight 7:22 AM CST   5:13 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:45 AM CST   5:50 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 6:08 AM CST   6:27 PM CST
Altitude -0.8° 20.9° -0.8°
Azimuth 123.5° 180.0° 236.5°
Hour Angle of the Sun 65.2° 65.2° -65.1°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 341.18° 341.35° 341.53°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -96.77° -96.57° -96.37°
Sun Declination -23.29° -23.30° -23.31°
Moon 5:11 AM CST   3:28 PM CST
Length of Visible Light 9h 50m
Length of Day
8h 41m
Waning Crescent, 5% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 15
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter