KALW Almanac

Almanac - Thursday 4/25/18

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Today, Thursday April 26, 2018 is the 116th day of the year.

There are 249 days remaining until the end of the year.

56 days until summer begins...

It's World Penguin Day! Today is Wednesday, April 25, 2018, the 115th day of the year with 250 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:21am  
  • Sunset: 7:55pm

...giving us 13 hours and 42 minutes of daylight.  70% of the waxing moon will be visible, rising at 3:37pm.

Almanac - Tuesday 4/24

Apr 24, 2018

Today Tuesday, 24th of April of 2018 is the 114th day of the year

There are 251 days remaining until the end of the year.

58 days until summer begins...

Almanac - Monday 4/23/18

Apr 23, 2018

Today Monday, 23th of April of 2018 is the 113th day of the year.

There are 252 days remaining until the end of the year

59 days until summer begins...

It's a day to light up...toke 'em if you got 'em...

 

Today is Friday, April 20, 2018, the 110th day of the year with 55 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:27am  
  • Sunset: 7:52pm

...giving us 13 hours and 23 minutes of daylight.  17% of the moon will be visible, rising at 10:17am.

Almanac - Thursday 4/19/18

Apr 19, 2018

Thursday, 19th of April of 2018 is the 109th day of the year.

There are 256 days remaining until the end of the year.

63 days until summer begins...

Almanac - Wednesday 4/18/18

Apr 18, 2018

Today is Wednesday, the 18th of April of 2018 is the 108th day of the year.

There are 257 days remaining until the end of the year...

It was a good day in 1970...see below.

 

Today is Tuesday, April 17,  2018, the 107th day of the year with 258 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:32am  
  • Sunset: 7:47pm

...giving us 13 hours and 16 minutes of daylight.  None of the still new moon will be visible, rising in the days ahead.

Jazz great Herbie Mann (1930-2003) born this day in 1930.

 

Today is Monday, April 16, 2018, the 106th day of the year with 59 days remaining.

Sunrise: 6:33am  

Sunset: 7:47pm

...giving us 13 hours and 13 minutes of daylight.  None of the now new moon will be visible, more visible in the days ahead.

Today is Friday, April 13, 2017 the 103rd day of the year with 262 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:37am  
  • Sunset: 7:44pm

...giving us 13 hours and 6 minutes of daylight.  11% of the moon will be visible, setting at 5:29pm.
 

Tides at the Golden Gate

  • High:  10:43am/11:20pm
  • Low:  4:37am/4:40pm

 

Almanac - Thursday 4/12/18

Apr 12, 2018

Thursday, 12th of April of 2018 is the 102nd day of the year.

There are 263 days remaining until the end of the year

70 days until summer begins...

Almanac - Wednesday 4/11/18

Apr 11, 2018

Today is Wednesday, the 11th of April of 2018. It is the 101st day of the year.

There are 264 days remaining until the end of the year.

71 days until summer begins...

Almanac - Tuesday 4/10/18

Apr 10, 2018

Today is Tuesday, the 10th of April of 2018.  It’s the 100th day of the year.

There are 265 days remaining until the end of the year.

72 days until summer begins

Almanac - Monday 4/9/18

Apr 9, 2018

Today is Monday, the 9th of April of 2018. It is the 99th day of the year. 

73 days until summer begins

There are 266 days remaining until the end of the year. 

Sax great Gerry Mulligan (1927-1996) born this day.

Today is Friday, April 6,  2018 the 96th day of the year with 269 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:47am  
  • Sunset: 7:37pm

...giving us 12 hours and 50 minutes of daylight.  73% of the waning moon will be visible, setting at 11:04am
 

Tides at the Golden Gate

Almanac - Thursday 4/5/18

Apr 5, 2018

 

Today is Thursday, the 5th of April of 2018.  It is the 95th day of the year.

There are 270 days remaining until the end of the year.

77 days until summer begins...

Almanac - Wednesday 4/4/18

Apr 4, 2018

Today is Wednesday, the 4th of April of 2018. It is the 94th day of the year.

There are 271 days remaining until the end of the year.

78 days until summer begins...

Almanac - Tuesday 4/3/18

Apr 3, 2018

Today Tuesday, the 3rd of April of 2018 is the 93rd day of the year

There are 272 days remaining until the end of the year.

79 days until summer begins...

Almanac - Monday 4/2/18

Apr 2, 2018

Today is Monday, the 2nd of April of 2018.

It is the 92nd day of the year.

There are 273 days remaining until the end of the year.

80 days until summer begins

Birthday boy Vincent van Gogh's "Sunflowers" - see 1987 below.

 

Today is Friday, March 30, 2018, the 89th day of the year with 276 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:58am  
  • Sunset: 7:31pm

...giving us 12 hours and 33 minutes of daylight.  96% of the waxing moon will be visible, risng at 6:55pm.

Almanac - Thursday 3/29/18

Mar 29, 2018

Today is Thursday, the 29th of March of 2018.

It is the 88th day of the year.

There are 277 days remaining until the end of the year.

84 days until summer begins....

Almanac - Wednesday 3/28/18

Mar 28, 2018

Today is Wednesday, the 28th of March of 2018.

It is the 87th day of the year.

There are 278 days remaining until the end of the year.

85 days until summer begins...

Almanac - Tuesday 3/27

Mar 27, 2018

Today is Tuesday, the 27th of March of 2018.

It is the 86th day of the year.

There are 279 days remaining until the end of the year.

Almanac - Monday 3/26

Mar 26, 2018

Today is Monday, the 26th of March of 2018.  It is the 85th day of the year.

There are 280 days remaining until the end of the year.

87 days until summer begins...

John Geary became the first mayor of San Francisco on this day in 1850.

 

Today is Friday, March 23, 2018, the 82nd day of the year with 283 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 7:08am
  • Sunset: 7:24pm

...giving us 12 hours and 16 minutes of daylight.  29% of the waxing moon will be visible, rising at 11:28am.

Almanac - Wednesday 3/21/18

Mar 21, 2018

Today Wednesday, the 21st of March of 2018, is the 80th day of the year.

There are 285 days remaining until the end of the year. 

92 days until summer begins...

Almanac - Tuesday 3/20/18

Mar 20, 2018

Today is Tuesday, the 20th of March of 2018.

It is the First Day of spring

Spring Equinox 2018 in Northern Hemisphere will be at 9:15 AM Pacific Time today...

Almanac - Monday 3/19/18

Mar 19, 2018

Today Monday, the 19th of March of 2018 is the 78th day of the year

There are 287 days remaining until the end of the year.

1 day until spring begins...

Pictured: the commemorative plaque to Andrew Hallidie in Portsmouth Square. He was born on this day in 1836.

 

Today is Friday, March 16, 2018 the 75th day of the year with 290 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 7:08am  
  • Sunset: 6:42pm

...giving us 11 hours and 59 minutes of daylight.  3% of the waning moon will be visible (new moon tomorrow).

Almanac - Thursday 3/15/18

Mar 15, 2018

Today Thursday, the 15th of March of 2018 is the 74th day of the year.

There are 291 days remaining until the end of the year.

5 days until spring begins...

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