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Oct. 17, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:16 AM CDT 12:57 PM CDT 6:37 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:51 AM CDT   7:01 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 6:23 AM CDT   7:29 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:55 AM CDT   7:58 PM CDT
Altitude -0.8° 49.1° -0.8°
Azimuth 100.5° 180.0° 259.2°
Hour Angle of the Sun 85.2° 85.1° -85.1°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 282.96° 283.19° 283.42°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -157.48° -157.26° -157.04°
Sun Declination -9.43° -9.51° -9.60°
Moon 5:06 AM CDT (10/17)   5:45 PM CDT (10/17)
Length of Visible Light 12h 09m
Length of Day
11h 20m
Waning Crescent, 3% of the Moon is Illuminated
Oct 17
Waning Crescent
Oct 19
New
Oct 27
First Quarter
Nov 4
Full
Nov 10
Last Quarter