KALW Almanac

August 6, 2014

Aug 6, 2014

218th day of 2014, 147 remaining

Tides at the Golden Gate:

High: 9:34am/8:22pm    Low: 2:24am/1:55pm

Sunrise:  6:18am   Sunset: 8:13pm 

Moonset: 1:58am  Moonrise: 4:35pm    69% visible

Special celebrations today...

August 5, 2014

Aug 5, 2014

217th day of 2014, 148 remaining

Tides at the Golden Gate:

High: 8:23am/7:25pm    Low: 1:25am/12:47pm

Sunrise:  6:17am   Sunset: 8:14pm

Moonset: 1:09am  Moonrise: 3:35pm  58% visible

Special Celebrations today include...

August 4, 2014

Aug 4, 2014

216 day of 2014 / 149 to go

Tides at the Golden Gate:

High: 6:52am/6:30pm    Low: 12:21am/11:38pm

Sunrise: 6:16   Sunset: 8:15pm

Moonset: 12:25am  Moonrise: 2:33pm  48% visible

Special Celebrations today include...

  • 122nd Day of 2014 243 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 50 Days
  • Sunrise 6:13
  • Sunset 8:01
  • Moon Rise 8:56am
  • Moon Set 11:27pm
  •  7% visible
  • Next Full Moon May 14 @12:18pm
  • High Tide 1:39am/2:42pm
  • Low Tide 8:22am/8:27pm
  • Rainfall
  • This Year 12.62
  • Last Year 16.32
  • Avg YTD 22.98

Today's ce

  • 115th Day of 2014, 250 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 57 Days
  • Sunrise 6:21
  • Sunset 7:55
  • Moon Rise 4:08am
  • Moon Set 4:27pm
  • Phase 22%
  • Next Full Moon  May 14@12:18pm
  • High Tide 9:25am/10:00pm
  • Low Tide 3:13am/3:11pm
  • Rainfall
  • This Year 12.32
  • Last Year 16.32
  • Avg YTD 22.73

Today's spe

49th Day of 2014 / 316 Remaining

Sunrise: 6:56am / Sunset: 5:52pm

Moon Rise: 9:46pm / Moon Set: 8:36am

Moon’s Phase: 92 %

Tides at the Golden Gate

High - 1:33am/1:29pm

Low - 7:17am/7:17pm

Special Celebrations today...

Independence Day – Gambia

Cow Milked While Flying in an Airplane Day (see 1930)

National Crab Stuffed Flounder Day

On this day in...

  • 13th Day of 2014 / 352 Remaining
  • Sunrise: 7:25
  • Sunset: 5:13
  • Moon Rise: 3:32pm
  • Moon Set: 5:18am
  • Moon’s Phase: 90 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • January 15 @ 8:35pm
  • Full Wolf Moon
  • Full Old Moon

January is the month of the Full Wolf Moon. It appeared when wolves howled in hunger outside the villages. It is also known as the Old Moon.

Today's Almanac

Nov 20, 2013

Nov 20, 2013  Sunrise 6:56 AM  Sunset 4:55 PM  9h 59m 23s of daylight today − 1m 36s less than yesterday Africa Industrialization Day (international) Black Awareness Day (Brazil)  Christian Feast Day:  Bernward of Hildesheim  Edmund the Martyr (Anglicanism)  Day of National Sovereignty (Argentina)  Earliest day on which the Feast of Christ the King can fall, while November 26 is the latest; celebrated on the last Sunday before Advent.

Friday, September 6, 2013

Sep 6, 2013

KALW’s  Daily Almanac for Friday, September 6, 2013

Sunrise in San Francisco:  6:44 a.m.    Sunset:  7:31 p.m.  Day Length: 12 hours, 46+½  minutes

Moonrise:  8:00 a.m.  Moonset: 8:01 p.m.  (Today’s moon is just a tiny sliver – it was new yesterday)

Today is Defense of Pakistan Day; Unification Day in Bulgaria; and Independence Day in Swaziland.

It's also:

- National Coffee Ice Cream Day
- St. Magnus of Fussen's Day, patron of crops.

Thursday, September 5, 2013

Sep 5, 2013

KALW’s Daily Almanac for Thursday, September 5, 2013

Sunrise in San Francisco:  6:43 a.m.    Sunset:  7:32 p.m.  Day Length: 12 hours, 49 minutes

Moonrise:  7:00 a.m.  Moonset: 7:29 p.m.  Today’s moon is NEW

On this date in history … 

247th day of 2013, 118 days remain

Sunrise: 6:43    Sunset: 7:34pm

Moonrise: 6:00am    Moonset: 6:58pm , 2% visible

Tides at the Golden Gate:

Low:  5:24 AM  / 5:34pm

High: 12:10pm / 11:45pm

Special Celebrations...

Civil Servant's Day - Venezuela
Newspaper Carrier Appreciation Day - US
 

On this day in...

246th day of 2013, 119 days remain

Sunrise: 6:42    Sunset: 7:36pm

Moonrise: 5:02am    Moonset: 6:26pm , 6% visible

Tides at the Golden Gate:

Low:  4:54 AM  / 4:58pm

Special Celebrations...

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Feb 13, 2013

Sunrise in San Francisco:           7:01 a.m.           Sunset:  5:47 p.m.

Day Length:  10 hours, 46 minutes

Moonrise:          8:39 a.m.                              Moonset:  9:50 p.m.

Tuesday, Febuary 12, 2013

Feb 13, 2013

KALWSunrise in San Francisco:           7:02 a.m.           Sunset:  5:46 p.m.

Day Length:  10 hours, 43+1/2-minutes

Moonrise:          8:07 a.m.                              Moonset:  8:48 p.m.

Today is:   Mardi Gras! (Fat Tuesday)  Laissez les bon temps roulez!

Monday, February 11, 2013

Feb 11, 2013

 

San Francisco  sunrise:   7:04 a.m.                Sunset 5:45 p.m.    

Day Length:   10 hours, 41 minutes

Moonrise:   7:34 am.                                       Moonset:  7:45 p.m.

On this date in history ...

February 4, 2013

Feb 4, 2013
  • 35th Day of 2013 / 330 Remaining
  • 44 Days Until The First Day of Spring
  • Sunrise: 7:11
  • Sunset: 5:37
  •  
  • Moon Rise: 1:51am
  • Moon Set: 12:37pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 46 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • February 25 @ 12:28pm
  • Full Snow Moon
  • Full Hunger Moon

Since the heaviest snow usually falls during this month, native tribes of the north and east most often called February’s full Moon the Full Snow Moon.

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