KALW Almanac

Wednesday September 16

Sep 16, 2015


September 16 is the 259th day of the year.

There are 106 days remaining until the end of the year.

 Sunrise Today: 6:52 AM

Sunset Today: 7:16 PM

Day length 12h 23m 54s

 

Today is:

 

Collect Rocks Day

 

Grito de Dolores, celebrates the declaration of independence of Mexico from Spain in 1810. See FiestasPatrias

 

Tuesday August 4, 2015

Aug 4, 2015

August 4 is the 216th day of the year. 
There are 149 days remaining until the end of the year.
 
Sunrise Today: 6:16 AM
 
Sunset Today: 8:15 PM
 
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 59 minutes (-1m 53s)
 
High tides 02:55  5.6 3:50pm  6.1
 
Low tides 08:56   0.2 9:44pm  1.3
 
Moonrise Today: 11:09 PM
 
Moonset Today: 11:12 AM
 
The moon will be 78.1% Illuminated waxing gibbous
 
Today is...
 
Twins Day Festival
 
It's also the Christian feast day of

167th day of 2015, 198 remaining           

  • Sunrise: 5:47am   
  • Sunset: 8:34pm
  • Moonrise: 6:10am, 0% visible, New Moon
  • Moonset: 8:40pm

Tides at the Golden Gate  

  • High: 1:57pm       
  • Low: 6:07am/5:53pm

Special Celebrations today…

 

Youth Day - South Africa

166th day of 2015, 199 remaining

  • Sunrise: 5:47am
  • Sunset: 8:33pm
  • Moonrise: 5:19am, 3% visible, New Moon tomorrow & Wednesday
  • Moonset: 7:45pm

Tides at the Golden Gate

  • High: 12:28pm/11:20pm
  • Low: 5:24am/5:04pm

Special Celebrations today…

155th day of 2015, 210 remaining

Sunrise: 5:49am
Sunset: 8:28pm

Moonset: 7:53am
Moonrise: 10:22pm (98% visible, waning)

Tides at the Golden Gate:

  • High: 12:42am/2:44pm
  • Low: 7:24am/7:17pm

Special celebrations today...

154th day of 2015, 211 remaining

Sunrise: 5:49
Sunset: 8:27

Moonset: 6:56am
Moonrise: 9:30pm (99% visible, waning)

Tides at the Golden Gate:

  • High: 12:02am/1:59pm
  • Low: 6:44 am/6:31pm

Special celebrations today...

Martyr's Day - Uganda
Mabo Day - Australia
National Chocolate Macaroon Day
National Egg Day
Chimborazo Day
National Running Day
National Tailors Day

153rd day of 2015, 212 remaining

Sunrise: 5:49 AM
Sunset: 8:26 PM

Full Moon today at 9:21am, called the "Strawberry Moon" by the native Algonquins, the "Rose Moon" by Europeans.

Tides at the Golden Gate
Low: 6:24am/6:10pm
High: 1:31pm

Special celebrations today include...

Republic Day - Italy
Botev Day (commemorating heroes who died for freedom) - Bulgaria

National Rocky Road Ice Cream Day

On this day in...

152nd day of 2015, 213 remaining

  • Sunrise: 5:50am
  • Sunset: 8:26pm
  • Moonset: 5:21am
  • Moonrise: 7:37pm (96% visible)

Tides at the Golden Gate:

  • High: 12:32pm/11:25pm
  • Low: 5:31am/5:09pm

Of the many monthly celebrations, choose from the following what YOU'D like to celebrate:   JUNE IS...

149th day of 2015; 216 remaining

Tides at the Golden Gate
High: 10:06am/9:43pm
Low: 3:44am/3:11pm

Sunrise: 5:51am
Sunset: 8:24pm

Moonrise: 4:43pm (77% visible)
Moonset: 3:32am

Special celebrations and commemorations today include...

147th day of 2015; 218 remaining

Tides at the Golden Gate
High: 7:53am/8:37pm
Low: 2:13am/1:40pm

Sunrise: 5:52am
Sunset: 8:22pm

Moonrise: 2:30am (60% visible)
Moonset: 2:51pm
 

Special celebrations & commemorations today include...

Friday May 22, 2015

May 22, 2015
  • 142nd Day of 2015 223 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 30 Days
  • Sunrise:5:53
  • Sunset:8:18
  • 14 Hours 25 Minutes
  •  
  • Moon Rise:10:14am
  • Moon Set:12:18am (Saturday)
  • Phase:23%
  • Full Moon June 2 @ 9:21am
  • Full Strawberry Moon This name was universal to every Algonquin tribe.
  • Sunrise: 6:00am
  • Sunset: 8:13pm
  • Moonrise: 4:28am (waning)
  • Moonset: 5:42pm

Special Celebrations today include:

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:

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.

Monday February 23, 2015

Feb 23, 2015

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:

Monday January 26, 2015

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

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…

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...

  • Potosi Local Festival - Bolivia
  • Area Code Day
  • Marine Corps Birthday
  • Sesame Street Day
  • World Orphans Day
  • World Science Day for Peace and Development
  • National Vanilla Cupcake Day
  • St. Tryphon, the patron of gardeners, is celebrated today

Sunrise:  6:45am 

Sunset: 5:02pm

Tides at the Golden Gate

  • High - 2:24am/1:01pm   
  • Low - 7:09am/7:48pm

On this day in...

  • 304th day of 2014, 61 remaining
  • Sunrise: 7:35am  
  • Sunset: 6:12pm
  • Moonrise: 2:23pm, 46% visible
  • Tides at the Golden Gate - High: 7:08am/6:21pm  Low: 12:34pm

GIANTS PARADE DETAILS HERE!!

Other special celebrations today include...

253nd day of 2014, 112 remaining

  • Sunrise: 6:48am
  • Sunset: 7:25pm
  • Moonset: 7:39am
  • Moonrise: 7:31pm, 99% visible

Tides at the Golden Gate:

  • High: 12:48am/1:16pm
  • Low: 6:38am/7:09pm

Special celebrations/commemorations today...

Gibraltar National Day - Gibraltar

252nd day of 2014, 113 remaining

  • Sunrise: 6:47am
  • Sunset: 7:27pm
  • Moonset: 7:29am
  • Moonrise: 7:52pm, 99% visible

Tides at the Golden Gate:

  • High: 12:37pm
  • Low: 5:55am/6:19pm

Special reasons to celebrate today...

241st day of 2014, 124 remaining

  • Sunrise 6:38am
  • Sunset 7:44pm
  • Moonrise 10:27am, 9% visible
  • Moonset 9:49pm

Tides at the Golden Gate

  • High: 2:16am/2:45pm   
  • Low 8:02am/8:44pm

Special celebrations today include...

240th day of 2014, 125 remaining

  • Sunrise 6:37am 
  • Sunset 7:45pm
  • Moonrise 9:30am, 4% visible
  • Moonset 9:16pm

Tides at the Golden Gate

  • High: 1:34am/2:13pm   
  • Low 7:31am/8:01pm

Special celebrations today include...

  • 227th Day of the Year / 138 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 38 Days
  • Sunrise: 6:26
  • Sunset: 8:03
  • Moon Rise: 11:16pm
  • Moon Set: 12:07am
  • Moon’s Phase 77%, waning

Special Celebrations today...

220th day of 2014, 145 remaining

Tides at the Golden Gate:

High: 11:14am/10:13pm    Low: 4:07am/3:54pm

Sunrise:  6:19am   Sunset: 8:11pm 

Moonrise: 3:59am  Moonset: 6:27pm   87% visible

Special Celebrations today include...

Thursday August 7, 2014

Aug 7, 2014

  Thursday August 7, 2014 219th day of the year146 days left  Sunrise Today: 6:18 AM↑ 68° East Meridian 1:15 PM Sunset Today: 8:12 PM↑ 291° Northwest   Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 53 minutes (-1m 57s)   Moonrise Today: 5:32 PM↑ 114° Southeast Moonset Today: 2:55 AM↑ 246° West   Moon is 84.8 % Waxing Gibbous   High tide at 10:29 at 4.5 feet Low tide at 2:57pm at  2.6High tide again at 9:18pm at  6.6 Today is Sea Serpent Day  Battle of Boyacá Day (Colombia)1819 – Simón Bolívar triumphs over Spain in the Battle of Boyacá. Emancipation Day (Saint Kitts and Nevis) Republic Day (Côte d'Ivoire)1960

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...

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