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Dec. 18, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 8:04 AM EST 12:32 PM EST 5:00 PM EST
Civil Twilight 7:31 AM EST   5:33 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:55 AM EST   6:09 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 6:20 AM EST   6:44 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 22.9° -0.8°
Azimuth 122.4° 180.0° 237.6°
Hour Angle of the Sun 67.0° 67.0° -67.0°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 344.10° 344.28° 344.46°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -93.49° -93.28° -93.08°
Sun Declination -23.40° -23.40° -23.40°
Moon 8:06 AM EST   5:42 PM EST
Length of Visible Light 10h 01m
Length of Day
8h 55m
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