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Dec. 17, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 6:53 AM CST 11:41 AM CST 4:29 PM CST
Civil Twilight 6:23 AM CST   4:58 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 5:51 AM CST   5:31 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:19 AM CST   6:02 PM CST
Altitude -0.8° 29.3° -0.8°
Azimuth 119.2° 180.0° 240.8°
Hour Angle of the Sun 72.0° 72.0° -72.0°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 343.10° 343.30° 343.50°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.61° -94.38° -94.16°
Sun Declination -23.37° -23.37° -23.38°
Moon 6:06 AM CST   4:24 PM CST
Length of Visible Light 10h 34m
Length of Day
9h 36m
Waning Crescent, 1% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 17
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter