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National Watermelon Day-KALW Almanac-August 3, 2015

59 minutes ago
  • 215th Day of 2015 150 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 51 Days
  • Sunrise:6:15
  • Sunset:8:16
  • 14 Hours 1 Minute
  • Moon Rise:10:30pm
  • Moon Set:10:03am
  • Phase:85%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.
  • 212th Day of 2015 153 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 54 Days
  • Sunrise:6:12
  • Sunset:8:19
  • 14 Hours 7 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:8:29pm
  • Moon Set:6:33am
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon / Blue Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.
  • 211th Day of 2015 154 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 55 Days
  • Sunrise:6:12
  • Sunset:8:20
  • 14 Hours 8 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:7:42pm
  • Moon Set:5:27am
  • Phase:99%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.
  • 210th Day of 2015 155 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 56 Days
  • Sunrise:6:11
  • Sunset:8:20
  • 14 Hours 9 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:6:52pm
  • Moon Set:4:24am
  • Phase:96%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.

July 27, 2015

Jul 27, 2015

Today is Monday July 27, 2015 231 day of 2015, 162 remaining Sunrise: 6:09 a.m. Sunset: 8:22 p.m. 14 hours and 13 minutes of daylight today Moonrise :5:03 p.m. Moonset: 2:36 a.m. Special Celebrations today: Today is : National Scotch Day, Creme Brulee Day as well as Take Your Pants For a Walk Day On This Day In: 1214 - At the Battle of Bouvines in France, Philip Augustus of France defeated John of England. 1245 - Frederick II was deposed by a council at Lyons after they found him guilty of sacrilege.

Amelia Earhart Day-KALW Almanac-July 24, 2015

Jul 24, 2015
  • 205th Day of 2015 160 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 61 Days
  • Sunrise:6:07
  • Sunset:8:25
  • 14 Hours 18 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:2:11pm
  • Moon Set:12:37am
  • Phase:56%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.
  • 204th Day of 2015 161 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 62 Days
  • Sunrise:6:06
  • Sunset:8:25
  • 14 Hours 19 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:1:15pm
  • Moon Set:12:04am
  • Phase:First Quarter
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.

Rat Catcher's Day-KALW Almanac-July 22, 2015

Jul 22, 2015
  • 203rd Day of 2015 162 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 63 Days
  • Sunrise:6:05
  • Sunset:8:26
  • 14 Hours 21 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:12:20pm
  • Moon Set:12:04am (Thursday)
  • Phase:37%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.
  • 202nd Day of 2015 163 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 64 Days
  • Sunrise:6:04
  • Sunset:8:27
  • 14 Hours 23 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:11:25am
  • Moon Set:11:33pm
  • Phase:20%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.
  • 198th Day of 2015 167 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 68 Days
  • Sunrise:6:01
  • Sunset:8:30
  • 14 Hours 29 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:7:44am
  • Moon Set:9:27pm
  • Phase:3 %
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.
  • 197th Day of 2015 168 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 69 Days
  • Sunrise:6:01
  • Sunset:8:30
  • 14 Hours 29 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:6:47am
  • Moon Set:8:50pm
  • Phase:1%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.

KALW Almanac-July 15, 2015

Jul 15, 2015
  • 196th Day of 2015 169 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 70 Days
  • Sunrise:6:00
  • Sunset:8:31
  • 14 Hours 31 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:5:50am
  • Moon Set:8:09pm
  • Phase:New Moon
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.

KALW Almanac 7-14-2015

Jul 14, 2015
  • 195th Day of 2015 170 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 71 Days
  • Sunrise:5:59
  • Sunset:8:31
  • 14 Hours 32 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:4:55am
  • Moon Set:7:23pm
  • Phase:2%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.
  • 194th Day of 2015 171 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 72 Days
  • Sunrise:5:58
  • Sunset:8:32
  • 14 Hours 34 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:4:03am
  • Moon Set:6:32pm
  • Phase:6%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.
  •   191st Day of 2015 174 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 75 Days
  • Sunrise:5:56
  • Sunset:8:33
  • 14Hours 37 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:1:47am
  • Moon Set:3:33pm
  • Phase:29%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.
  • 189th Day of 2015 176 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 77 Days
  • Sunrise:5:55
  • Sunset:8:34
  • 14 Hours 39 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:12:30am
  • Moon Set:1:22pm
  • Phase:Last Quarter
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.
  • 188th Day of 2015 177 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 78 Days
  • Sunrise:5:55
  • Sunset:8:34
  • 14 Hours 39 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:12:29am(Wednesday)
  • Moon Set:12:15pm
  • Phase:62%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.
  • 187th Day of 2015 178 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 79 Days
  • Sunrise:5:54
  • Sunset:8:34
  • 14 Hours 40 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:11:52pm
  • Moon Set:11:08am
  • Phase:73%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.

July 03, 2015

Jul 3, 2015

Today is Friday July 03, 2015 207 day of 2015, 186 remaining Sunrise: 5:52 a.m. Sunset: 8:35 p.m. 14 hours and 42 minutes of daylight today Moonrise :9:51 p.m. Moonset: 7:45 a.m. Special Celebrations today: Today is : National Chocolate Wafer Day, Eat Beans Day, Compliment your mirror Day, Disobedience Day and most importantly Stay Out of the Sun Day. on this day in.... 1608 - The city of Quebec was founded by Samuel de Champlain. 1775 - U.S. Gen. George Washington took command of the Continental Army at Cambridge, MA.

  • 183rd Day of 2015 182 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 83 Days
  • Sunrise:5:52
  • Sunset:8:35
  • 14 Hours 43 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:9:04pm
  • Moon Set:6:41am
  • Phase:99%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.
  • 182nd Day of 2015 183 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 84Days
  • Sunrise:5:51
  • Sunset:8:35
  • 14 Hours 44 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:8:13pm
  • Moon Set:5:41am
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon/Blue Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.
  • 181st Day of 2015 184 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 85 Days
  • Sunrise:5:51
  • Sunset:8:35
  • 14 Hours 44 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:7:18pm
  • Moon Set:4:47am
  • Phase:98%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.

KALW Almanac June 29, 2015

Jun 29, 2015
  • National Waffle Iron Day
  • 180th Day of 2015 185 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 86 Days
  • Sunrise:5:50
  • Sunset:8:35
  • 14 Hours 45 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:6:21pm
  • Moon Set:3:59am
  • Phase:94%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.

KALW Almanac 6/26/2015

Jun 26, 2015
  • 177th Day of 2015 188 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 89 Days
  • Sunrise:5:49
  • Sunset:8:35
  • 14 Hours 46 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:3;26pm
  • Moon Set:2:04am
  • Phase:72%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.

KALW Almanac 6-25-2015

Jun 25, 2015
  • 176th Day of 2015 189 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 90 Days
  • Sunrise:5:49
  • Sunset:8:35
  • 14 Hours 46 Minutes
  •  
  • Moon Rise:2:30pm
  • Moon Set:1:32am
  • Phase:63%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.

KALW Almanac 6/24/2015

Jun 24, 2015
  • 175th Day of 2015 190 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 91 Days
  • Sunrise:5:48
  • Sunset:8:35
  • 14 Hours 47 Minutes
  •  
  • Moon Rise:1:35pm
  • Moon Set:1:02am
  • Phase: First Quarter
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.

KALW Almanac Tuesday June 23, 2015

Jun 23, 2015
  • 174th Day of 2015 191 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 92 Days
  • Sunrise:5:48
  • Sunset:8:35
  • 14 Hours 47 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:12:40pm
  • Moon Set:12:32am
  • Phase:44%
  • Full Moon July 1 @ 7:22pm and July 31 @ 3:45pm
  • Full Thunder Moon / Full Hay Moon
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of buck deer push out of their foreheads in coatings of velvety fur.

Monday June 22, 2015

Jun 22, 2015
  • 173rd Day of 2015 192Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 93 Days
  • Sunrise:5:48
  • Sunset:8:35
  • 14 Hours 47 Minutes
  •  
  • Moon Rise:11:46AM
  • Moon Set:12:01AM
  • Phase:
  • Full Moon June 2 @ 9:21am
  • Full Strawberry Moon This name was universal to every Algonquin tribe.

Daily Almanac: June 19, 2015

Jun 19, 2015

June 18, 2015

Jun 18, 2015

Today is Thursday June 18, 2015 192 day of 2015, 173 remaining Sunrise: 5:47 a.m. Sunset: 8:34 p.m. 14 hours and 46 minutes of daylight today Moonrise: 8:01 a.m. Moonset: 10:14 p.m. Special Celebrations today: Today is : International Picnic Day, International Panic Day , National Sushi Day, National Cherry Tart Day as well as NAtional Splurge Day on this day in.... 1155 - Frederick I Barbarossa was crowned emperor of Rome. 1429 - French forces defeated the English at the battle of Patay. The English had been retreating after the siege of Orleans.

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