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Sep. 21, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 8:07 AM AKDT 2:22 PM AKDT 8:35 PM AKDT
Civil Twilight 7:04 AM AKDT   9:38 PM AKDT
Nautical Twilight 5:41 AM AKDT   10:59 PM AKDT
Astronomical Twilight 3:35 AM AKDT   12:58 AM AKDT
Altitude -0.8° 19.9° -0.8°
Azimuth 86.3° 180.0° 273.1°
Hour Angle of the Sun 93.8° 93.5° -93.2°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 257.49° 257.75° 258.00°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun 178.96° 179.19° 179.42°
Sun Declination 0.45° 0.35° 0.25°
Moon 10:12 AM AKDT (9/21)   9:00 PM AKDT (9/21)
Length of Visible Light 14h 33m
Length of Day
12h 27m
Waxing Crescent, 4% of the Moon is Illuminated
Sep 22
Waxing Crescent
Sep 27
First Quarter
Oct 5
Full
Oct 12
Last Quarter
Oct 19
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