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6:26am

Wed July 30, 2014
KALW Almanac

Wednesday July 30, 2014

1965
  • 211th Day of the Year / 154 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 54 Days
  • Sunrise:6:12
  • Sunset:8:19
  • 14 Hours 7 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:9:34am
  • Moon Set:10:11pm
  • Moon’s Phase 13%
  • 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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6:42am

Tue July 29, 2014
KALW Almanac

Tuesday July 29, 2014

1958
  • 210th Day of the Year / 155 Remaining
  • Autumn Begins in 55 Days
  • Sunrise:6:11
  • Sunset:8:20
  • 14 Hours 9 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:8:48am
  • Moon Set:9:41pm
  • 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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