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Dec. 12, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:17 AM CST 12:11 PM CST 5:05 PM CST
Civil Twilight 6:48 AM CST   5:33 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:17 AM CST   6:05 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:46 AM CST   6:36 PM CST
Altitude -0.8° 31.5° -0.8°
Azimuth 118.1° 180.0° 241.9°
Hour Angle of the Sun 73.6° 73.5° -73.5°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 338.19° 338.39° 338.59°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -100.12° -99.89° -99.66°
Sun Declination -23.11° -23.12° -23.14°
Moon 1:57 AM CST   2:02 PM CST
Length of Visible Light 10h 44m
Length of Day
9h 48m
Waning Crescent, 27% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 12
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter