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Oct. 17, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 8:52 AM AKDT 1:50 PM AKDT 6:47 PM AKDT
Civil Twilight 8:09 AM AKDT   7:30 PM AKDT
Nautical Twilight 7:19 AM AKDT   8:19 PM AKDT
Astronomical Twilight 6:30 AM AKDT   9:08 PM AKDT
Altitude -0.8° 19.7° -0.8°
Azimuth 108.1° 180.0° 251.6°
Hour Angle of the Sun 74.5° 74.3° -74.2°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 283.15° 283.35° 283.55°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -157.30° -157.11° -156.91°
Sun Declination -9.50° -9.57° -9.65°
Moon 5:52 AM AKDT (10/17)   6:49 PM AKDT (10/17)
Length of Visible Light 11h 21m
Length of Day
9h 54m
Waning Crescent, 2% of the Moon is Illuminated
Oct 18
Waning Crescent
Oct 19
New
Oct 27
First Quarter
Nov 4
Full
Nov 10
Last Quarter