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6:16am

Thu July 24, 2014
KALW Almanac

Thursday July 24, 2014

1911
  • 205th Day of the Year / 160 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 60 Days
  • Sunrise:6:07
  • Sunset:8:25
  • 14 Hours 18 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:4:19am
  • Moon Set:6:45pm
  • Moon’s Phase 4%
  • Full Moon August 10 @ 11:10am
  • Full Sturgeon Moon

The fishing tribes are given credit for the naming of this Moon, since sturgeon, a large fish of the Great Lakes and other major bodies of water, were most readily caught during this month.

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6:36am

Wed July 23, 2014
KALW Almanac

Wednesday July 23, 2014

1904
  • 204th Day of the Year / 161 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 61 Days
  • Sunrise:6:06
  • Sunset:8:25
  • 14 Hours 19 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:3:29am
  • Moon Set:6:00pm
  • Moon’s Phase 9%
  • Full Moon August 10 @ 11:10am
  • Full Sturgeon Moon

The fishing tribes are given credit for the naming of this Moon, since sturgeon, a large fish of the Great Lakes and other major bodies of water, were most readily caught during this m

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6:17am

Tue July 22, 2014
KALW Almanac

Tuesday July 22, 2014

1376
  • 203rd Day of the Year / 162 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 62 Days
  • Sunrise:6:05
  • Sunset:8:26
  • 14 Hours 21 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:2:42am
  • Moon Set:5:10pm
  • Moon’s Phase 15%
  • Full Moon August 10 @ 11:10am
  • Full Sturgeon Moon
  • The fishing tribes are given credit for the naming of this Moon, since sturgeon, a large fish of the Great Lakes and other major bodies of water, were most readily caught during this month.
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6:04am

Mon July 21, 2014
KALW Almanac

Monday July 21, 2014

1990
  • 202nd Day of the Year / 163 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 63 Days
  • Sunrise:6:04
  • Sunset:8:27
  • 14 Hours 23 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:1:58am
  • Moon Set:4:16pm
  • Moon’s Phase 23%
  • Tides
  • High Tide:9:26am/8:37pm
  • Low Tide:2:54am/2:13pm
  • Rainfall (July 1 – June 30)
  • This Year:0.03
  • Last Year:0.00
  • Average YTD:0.00
  • Annual Average:23.80
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6:55am

Fri July 18, 2014
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Friday July 18, 2014

0064 A.D.
  • 199th Day of the Year / 166 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 66 Days
  • Sunrise:6:02
  • Sunset:8:29
  • 14 Hours 27 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:12:01am
  • Moon Set:1:17pm
  • Moon’s Phase: Last Quarter
  • Holidays
  •  
  • National Get Out Of The Doghouse Day
  • National Caviar Day
  • Constitution Day-Uruguay
  • Nelson Mandela Day-South Africa
  • On This Day
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