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Aug. 18, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 6:35 AM CDT 1:42 PM CDT 8:47 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:01 AM CDT   9:22 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:18 AM CDT   10:04 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:29 AM CDT   10:53 PM CDT
Altitude -0.8° 54.0° -0.8°
Azimuth 69.1° 180.0° 290.6°
Hour Angle of the Sun 106.6° 106.5° -106.4°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 223.79° 224.08° 224.38°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun 147.98° 148.25° 148.53°
Sun Declination 12.94° 12.85° 12.75°
Moon 2:56 AM CDT   6:41 PM CDT
Length of Visible Light 15h 20m
Length of Day
14h 11m
Waning Crescent, 11% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 18
Waning Crescent
Aug 21
New
Aug 29
First Quarter
Sep 6
Full
Sep 13
Last Quarter