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Dec. 18, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:30 AM CST 12:26 PM CST 5:22 PM CST
Civil Twilight 7:02 AM CST   5:50 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:31 AM CST   6:22 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 6:00 AM CST   6:52 PM CST
Altitude -0.8° 32.4° -0.8°
Azimuth 118.1° 180.0° 241.9°
Hour Angle of the Sun 74.0° 74.0° -74.0°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 344.11° 344.32° 344.52°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -93.47° -93.24° -93.01°
Sun Declination -23.40° -23.40° -23.41°
Moon 7:37 AM CST   6:02 PM CST
Length of Visible Light 10h 48m
Length of Day
9h 52m
New Moon, 0% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 18
New Moon
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter
Jan 16
New