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Dec. 12, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:04 AM EST 12:20 PM EST 5:35 PM EST
Civil Twilight 6:38 AM EST   6:01 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:10 AM EST   6:29 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:41 AM EST   6:58 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 40.7° -0.8°
Azimuth 115.5° 180.0° 244.5°
Hour Angle of the Sun 78.9° 78.9° -78.9°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 338.14° 338.36° 338.57°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -100.17° -99.93° -99.69°
Sun Declination -23.11° -23.12° -23.14°
Moon 2:02 AM EST   2:13 PM EST
Length of Visible Light 11h 22m
Length of Day
10h 31m
Waning Crescent, 28% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 12
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter