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Dec. 15, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:06 AM CST 11:51 AM CST 4:35 PM CST
Civil Twilight 6:36 AM CST   5:05 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:03 AM CST   5:38 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:31 AM CST   6:11 PM CST
Altitude -0.8° 28.1° -0.8°
Azimuth 119.6° 180.0° 240.3°
Hour Angle of the Sun 71.1° 71.1° -71.1°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 341.14° 341.34° 341.53°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -96.81° -96.59° -96.37°
Sun Declination -23.29° -23.30° -23.31°
Moon 4:30 AM CST   3:15 PM CST
Length of Visible Light 10h 28m
Length of Day
9h 29m
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