KALW's Daily Almanac

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5:37am

Wed July 11, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Wednesday July 11, 2012

1979 - Skylab (highlighted story below)
  • 193rd Day of 2012 / 173 Remaining
  • 73 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:5:57
  • Sunset:8:33
  • 14 Hours 36 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:12:31am
  • Moon Set:2:16pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 43 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • August 1 @ 8:27pm
  • Full Sturgeon Moon
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4:50am

Tue July 10, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Tuesday July 10, 2012

1925 - Scopes Trial (highlighted story below)
  • 192nd Day of 2012 /174 Remaining
  • 74 Days Until Autumn Begins
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  • Sunrise:5:56
  • Sunset:8:33
  • 14 Hours 37 Minutes of Daylight
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  • Moon Rise:12:20am
  • Moon Set:1:19pm
  • Moon’s Phase: Last Quarter
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  • The Next Full Moon
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5:52am

Mon July 9, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Monday July 9, 2012

2005 - Danny Way Jumps Great Wall (highlighted story below)
  • 191st Day of 2012 / 175 Remaining
  • 75 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:5:56
  • Sunset:8:34
  • 14 Hours 38 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:12:00am(tue)
  • Moon Set:12:20pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 63 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • August 1 @ 8:27pm
  • Full Sturgeon Moon
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4:50am

Fri July 6, 2012
KALW Almanac

July 6, 2012

Holy Act of Conception, Batman...it's my birthday today!

188th day of 2012, 178 remaining

Sunrise: 5:55am
Sunset: 8:35pm

Tides at the Golden Gate
High:  1:27am, 3:10pm
Low:  8:01am, 8:21pm

94% of Moon visible, rising at 10:32pm

Holidays & Celebrations

Anniversary of the Coronation of King Mindaugas - Lithuania
Independence Day - Comoros
John Huss Day - Czech Republic
Republic Day - Malawi
Eino Leino Day - Finland

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5:11am

Thu July 5, 2012
KALW Almanac

July 5, 2012

Sunrise: 5:54am
Sunset: 8:35pm

Tides at the Golden Gate
High:  12:38am, 2:28pm
Low:  7:18am, 7:24pm

98% of Moon visible, rising at 9:58pm

Holidays & Celebrations
St. Cyril & St. Methodius Day - Czech Republic, Slovakia
Independence Day - Algeria, Venezuela, Cape Verde Islands
Peace & Unity Day - Rwanda
Tynwald Day - Isle of Man

National Apple Turnover Day

Significant Events of July 5:

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