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Dec. 13, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 10:00 AM AKST 12:36 PM AKST 3:12 PM AKST
Civil Twilight 8:54 AM AKST   4:17 PM AKST
Nautical Twilight 7:52 AM AKST   5:19 PM AKST
Astronomical Twilight 6:57 AM AKST   6:15 PM AKST
Altitude -0.8° 4.6° -0.8°
Azimuth 144.7° 180.0° 215.3°
Hour Angle of the Sun 39.0° 39.0° -39.0°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 339.41° 339.52° 339.63°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -98.75° -98.63° -98.51°
Sun Declination -23.19° -23.20° -23.20°
Moon 4:01 AM AKST   2:21 PM AKST
Length of Visible Light 7h 23m
Length of Day
5h 11m
Waning Crescent, 19% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 13
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter