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6:41am

Fri July 25, 2014
KALW Almanac

Friday July 25, 2014

1965 Newport Folk Festival
  • 206th Day of the Year / 159 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 59 Days
  • Sunrise:6:08
  • Sunset:8:24
  • 14 Hours 16 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:5:11am
  • Moon Set:7:27pm
  • Moon’s Phase 1%
  • 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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6:16am

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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