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Dec. 17, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:15 AM CST 12:26 PM CST 5:37 PM CST
Civil Twilight 6:49 AM CST   6:03 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:20 AM CST   6:32 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:51 AM CST   7:01 PM CST
Altitude -0.8° 38.7° -0.8°
Azimuth 116.2° 180.0° 243.8°
Hour Angle of the Sun 77.8° 77.8° -77.8°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 343.12° 343.33° 343.54°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.59° -94.35° -94.11°
Sun Declination -23.37° -23.37° -23.38°
Moon 6:34 AM CST   5:31 PM CST
Length of Visible Light 11h 14m
Length of Day
10h 22m
Waning Crescent, 0% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 17
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter