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Dec. 16, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:54 AM EST 12:26 PM EST 4:58 PM EST
Civil Twilight 7:22 AM EST   5:30 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:47 AM EST   6:05 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 6:12 AM EST   6:40 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 23.9° -0.8°
Azimuth 121.7° 180.0° 238.3°
Hour Angle of the Sun 67.9° 67.9° -67.9°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 342.12° 342.30° 342.49°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -95.71° -95.50° -95.29°
Sun Declination -23.33° -23.34° -23.35°
Moon 6:09 AM EST (12/16)   4:17 PM EST (12/16)
Length of Visible Light 10h 07m
Length of Day
9h 03m
Waning Crescent, 1% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 16
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter