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5:48am

Thu May 14, 2015
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Thursday, May 14, 2015

134th day of 2015, 231 remaining

  • Sunrise: 6:01am 
  • Sunset: 8:12pm
  • Moonrise: 3:49am (23% visible)
  • Moonset: 4:33pm

Tides at the Golden Gate:

  • High: 9:26am/9:42pm
  • Low: 3:08am/2:55pm

Special Celebrations today include:

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5:22am

Wed May 13, 2015
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Wednesday, May 13, 2015

133rd day of 2015,  232 days remain

  • Sunrise: 6:02am
  • Sunset: 8:11pm

Tides at the Golden Gate:

  • High - 8:13am/8:59pm
  • Low - 2:11am/2:01pm

Special Celebrations Today include...

  • Frog Jumping Day
  • Donate a Day's Wages to Charity Day

On this day in...

1607 - Jamestown, Virginia, was settled as a colony of England.

1779 - The War of Bavarian Succession ended.

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6:07am

Mon February 23, 2015
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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
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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
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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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