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Dec. 17, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:16 AM CST 11:57 AM CST 4:38 PM CST
Civil Twilight 6:46 AM CST   5:08 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:12 AM CST   5:42 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:39 AM CST   6:15 PM CST
Altitude -0.8° 26.9° -0.8°
Azimuth 120.3° 180.0° 239.7°
Hour Angle of the Sun 70.2° 70.2° -70.2°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 343.12° 343.31° 343.50°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.59° -94.37° -94.16°
Sun Declination -23.37° -23.37° -23.38°
Moon 6:28 AM CST   4:35 PM CST
Length of Visible Light 10h 22m
Length of Day
9h 21m
Waning Crescent, 0% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 17
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter