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Dec. 18, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:15 AM EST 11:43 AM EST 4:11 PM EST
Civil Twilight 6:42 AM EST   4:44 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:06 AM EST   5:21 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:31 AM EST   5:55 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 23.0° -0.8°
Azimuth 122.3° 180.0° 237.7°
Hour Angle of the Sun 67.0° 67.0° -67.0°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 344.06° 344.25° 344.43°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -93.53° -93.32° -93.11°
Sun Declination -23.40° -23.40° -23.40°
Moon 7:15 AM EST   4:52 PM EST
Length of Visible Light 10h 02m
Length of Day
8h 56m
New Moon, 0% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 18
New Moon
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter
Jan 16
New