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6:48am

Mon June 16, 2014
KALW Almanac

Monday June 16, 2014

1967
  • 176th Day of 2014 / 189 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 5 Days
  • Sunrise:5:47
  • Sunset:8:33
  • 14 Hours 46 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:11:33pm
  • Moon Set:9:54am
  • Moon’s Phase: 82 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • July 12 @ 4:26 am
  • Full Buck Moon
  • Full Thunder Moon
  • Full Hay Moon  
  • July is normally the month when the new antlers of b
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6:33am

Fri June 13, 2014
KALW Almanac

Friday June 13, 2014

1967
  • 164th Day of 2014 / 201 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 8 Days
  • Sunrise:5:47
  • Sunset:8:32
  • 14 Hours 45 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:9:10pm
  • Moon Set:6:31am
  • Moon’s Phase: 99 %
  • Full Moon
  • June 12 @ 4:26 am
  • Full Rose Moon
  • Full Strawberry Moon
  • Strawberry Moon was universal to every Algonquin tribe.
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5:29am

Thu June 12, 2014
DAILY ALMANAC

June 12, 2014

Today is Thursday June 12, 2014
157 day of 2014, 198  remaining

Sunrise: 5:47am
Sunset:  8:32pm
14hours and 45 minutes of daylight today
Moonrise: 8:11 p.m.
Moonset:  5:32 a.m.   

Special Celebrations today:

Today is  National Peanut Butter Cookie Day, Red Rose Day Jerkky Day and Cachaca Day.

On this day in...

1839: Abner Doubleday created the game of baseball.

1849: The gas mask was patented.

1923:Harry Houdini , while suspended upside down 40 feet above the ground, escaped from a strait jacket.

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6:54am

Wed June 11, 2014
KALW Almanac

Wednesday June 11, 2014

1963
  • 162nd Day of 2014 / 203 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 10 Days
  • Sunrise:5:47
  • Sunset:8:31
  • 14 Hours 44 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:7:08pm
  • Moon Set:4:40am
  • Moon’s Phase: 97 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • June 12 @ 4:26 am
  • Full Rose Moon
  • Full Strawberry Moon
  • Strawberry Moon was universal to every Algonquin tribe.
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6:23am

Tue June 10, 2014
KALW Almanac

Tuesday June 10, 2014

1967
  • 161st Day of 2014 / 204 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 11 Days
  • Sunrise:5:47
  • Sunset:8:31
  • 14 Hours 43 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:6:04pm
  • Moon Set:3:54am
  • Moon’s Phase: 93 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • June 12 @ 4:26 am
  • Full Rose Moon
  • Full Strawberry Moon
  • Strawberry Moon was universal to every Algonquin tribe.
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