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Dec. 15, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:30 AM EST 12:01 PM EST 4:33 PM EST
Civil Twilight 6:58 AM EST   5:05 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:22 AM EST   5:41 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:47 AM EST   6:15 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 24.0° -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 341.12° 341.30° 341.49°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -96.84° -96.63° -96.42°
Sun Declination -23.29° -23.30° -23.30°
Moon 4:46 AM EST   3:17 PM EST
Length of Visible Light 10h 07m
Length of Day
9h 03m
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