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Dec. 08, 2016 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:39 AM EST 12:18 PM EST 4:57 PM EST
Civil Twilight 7:08 AM EST   5:28 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:33 AM EST   6:03 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 6:00 AM EST   6:36 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 26.1° -0.8°
Azimuth 120.1° 180.0° 239.9°
Hour Angle of the Sun 69.8° 69.8° -69.7°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 334.48° 334.67° 334.86°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -104.27° -104.06° -103.85°
Sun Declination -22.79° -22.81° -22.82°
Moon 1:38 PM EST (12/8)   1:00 AM EST (12/8)
Length of Visible Light 10h 20m
Length of Day
9h 18m
Waxing Gibbous, 68% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 8
Waxing Gibbous
Dec 13
Full
Dec 20
Last Quarter
Dec 29
New
Jan 5
First Quarter