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Dec. 16, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:20 AM CST 12:06 PM CST 4:51 PM CST
Civil Twilight 6:50 AM CST   5:21 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:17 AM CST   5:54 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:45 AM CST   6:26 PM CST
Altitude -0.8° 28.6° -0.8°
Azimuth 119.5° 180.0° 240.5°
Hour Angle of the Sun 71.5° 71.4° -71.4°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 342.14° 342.33° 342.53°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -95.69° -95.47° -95.25°
Sun Declination -23.33° -23.34° -23.35°
Moon 5:40 AM CST   4:08 PM CST
Length of Visible Light 10h 30m
Length of Day
9h 31m
Waning Crescent, 2% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 16
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter