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6:07am

Mon February 23, 2015
KALW's Daily Almanac

Monday February 23, 2015

George Frederick Handel, composer of Water Music and The Messiah.

February 23 is the 54th day of the year.

There are 311 days remaining until the end of the year

Sunrise will be at 6:50 this morning

Sunset at 5:57 pm

We’ll have 11 hours and 7 minutes of daylight today

Low tide at 8:53 this morning

High Tide at 3:25 this afternoon and

Low Tide again at 8:49 tonight

The moon will be 27% Illuminated

*Curling is Cool Day: 23
*Diesel Engine Day: 23

National Dog Biscuit Day: 23

On this day in history:

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6:52am

Mon January 26, 2015
KALW Almanac

Monday January 26, 2015

National Peanut Brittle Day
  • 26th Day of 2015 Days 339 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 53 Days
  • Sunrise:7:17
  • Sunset:5:27
  • 10 Hours 10 Minutes
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  • Moon Rise:11:14am
  • Moon Set:12:52am (Tuesday)
  • Phase: First Quarter
  • Full Moon February 3 @ 3:10pm
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  • Tides
  • High:3:21am/4:01pm
  • Low:9:59am/9:38pm
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  • Rainfall:
  • This Year to Date:15.14
  • Last Year:2.12
  • Avg YTD:12
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8:24am

Tue January 13, 2015
KALW Almanac

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

It's Rubber Ducky Day!
  • Sunrise: 7:25am
  • Sunset: 5:13pm

55% of the waning moon is visible, setting at 11:53am.

Tides at the Golden Gate

  • High: 5:13am/5:54pm
  • Low: 11:56am/11:04pm

Special Celebrations Today…

  • Defenders of Freedom Day - Lithuania
  • Liberation Day - Togo
  • St. Melania’s Day - Ukraine
  • Orthodox New Year - Serbia

And on the more...creative...side, it's also...

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8:14pm

Sun January 4, 2015
KALW Almanac

Monday, January 5, 2015

Happy Birthday, Superman! (And your almanac author!)

Sunrise: 7:26  Sunset: 5:05pm

99% of the waning moon is visible

Tides at the Golden Gate

  • High: 12:20am/10:59am
  • Low: 4:59am/5:43pm

Special Celebrations today include...

Twelfth Night! - the night before Epiphany

National Whipped Cream Day

Special happenings on this day…

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5:16am

Mon December 22, 2014
KALW Almanac

Monday, December 22, 2014

Happy Birthday, Giacomo!

356th day of 2014, 9 days remain

  • Sunrise: 7:22am 
  • Sunset: 5:45pm

Tides at the Golden Gate:

  • High: 12:11am/10:57am
  • Low: 4:44am/5:40pm

Special celebrations today...

Army Day - Vietnam

Winter Solstice Holiday - Hong Kong

Las Posadas (Day 7 of 9) - Mexico

National Haiku Poetry Day

On this day in...

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