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Dec. 16, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 6:12 AM +08 11:51 AM +08 5:30 PM +08
Civil Twilight 5:49 AM +08   5:53 PM +08
Nautical Twilight 5:22 AM +08   6:20 PM +08
Astronomical Twilight 4:56 AM +08   6:46 PM +08
Altitude -0.8° 52.4° -0.8°
Azimuth 113.9° 180.0° 246.1°
Hour Angle of the Sun 84.6° 84.6° -84.6°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 341.52° 341.75° 341.98°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -96.39° -96.13° -95.87°
Sun Declination -23.31° -23.32° -23.33°
Moon 4:19 AM +08   4:08 PM +08
Length of Visible Light 12h 03m
Length of Day
11h 17m
Waning Crescent, 4% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 16
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter