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Dec. 16, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:42 AM CST 12:12 PM CST 4:43 PM CST
Civil Twilight 7:09 AM CST   5:15 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:34 AM CST   5:51 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:59 AM CST   6:26 PM CST
Altitude -0.8° 23.6° -0.8°
Azimuth 121.9° 180.0° 238.1°
Hour Angle of the Sun 67.6° 67.6° -67.6°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 342.15° 342.34° 342.52°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -95.68° -95.47° -95.26°
Sun Declination -23.33° -23.34° -23.35°
Moon 5:58 AM CST   4:03 PM CST
Length of Visible Light 10h 05m
Length of Day
9h 00m
Waning Crescent, 2% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 16
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter