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Dec. 16, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:27 AM CST 12:13 PM CST 4:59 PM CST
Civil Twilight 6:57 AM CST   5:28 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 6:24 AM CST   6:01 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:52 AM CST   6:33 PM CST
Altitude -0.8° 28.6° -0.8°
Azimuth 119.5° 180.0° 240.5°
Hour Angle of the Sun 71.5° 71.4° -71.4°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 342.14° 342.34° 342.53°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -95.69° -95.47° -95.25°
Sun Declination -23.33° -23.34° -23.35°
Moon 5:47 AM CST (12/16)   4:15 PM CST (12/16)
Length of Visible Light 10h 30m
Length of Day
9h 31m
Waning Crescent, 1% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 16
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter