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Dec. 09, 2016 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:22 AM EST 12:12 PM EST 5:02 PM EST
Civil Twilight 6:53 AM EST   5:31 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:21 AM EST   6:03 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:49 AM EST   6:35 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 29.8° -0.8°
Azimuth 118.6° 180.0° 241.4°
Hour Angle of the Sun 72.4° 72.4° -72.4°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 335.45° 335.65° 335.85°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -103.19° -102.97° -102.75°
Sun Declination -22.88° -22.90° -22.92°
Moon 2:08 PM EST   2:01 AM EST
Length of Visible Light 10h 37m
Length of Day
9h 39m
Waxing Gibbous, 73% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 9
Waxing Gibbous
Dec 13
Full
Dec 20
Last Quarter
Dec 29
New
Jan 5
First Quarter