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Aug. 18, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 6:58 AM CDT 1:34 PM CDT 8:11 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:32 AM CDT   8:36 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 6:02 AM CDT   9:06 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:30 AM CDT   9:38 PM CDT
Altitude -0.8° 71.1° -0.8°
Azimuth 74.2° 180.0° 285.6°
Hour Angle of the Sun 99.2° 99.1° -99.1°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 223.81° 224.08° 224.35°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun 147.99° 148.25° 148.50°
Sun Declination 12.94° 12.85° 12.76°
Moon 3:35 AM CDT (8/18)   5:47 PM CDT (8/18)
Length of Visible Light 14h 03m
Length of Day
13h 13m
Waning Crescent, 9% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 18
Waning Crescent
Aug 21
New
Aug 29
First Quarter
Sep 6
Full
Sep 13
Last Quarter