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6:03am

Fri November 9, 2012
KALW Almanac

Friday November 9, 2012

1965 - Great Northeast Blackout (highlighted story below)
  •   314th Day of 2012 / 42 Remaining
  • 32 Days Until The First Day of Winter
  • Sunrise:6:44
  • Sunset:5:03
  • 10 Hours 19 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise: 1:54am
  • Moon Set:2:15pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 22 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • November 28 @ 6:47 am
  • Full Beaver Moon
  • Full Frosts Moon

For both the colonists and the Algonquin tribes, this was the time to set beaver traps before the swamps

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5:36am

Thu November 8, 2012
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Thursday November 8, 2012

1793 - The Louvre (highlighted story below)
  • 313th Day of 2012 / 53 Remaining
  • 43 Days Until The First Day of Winter
  • Sunrise:6:43
  • Sunset:5:04
  • 10 Hours 21 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise: 12:50am
  • Moon Set:1:42pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 32 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • November 28 @ 6:47 am
  • Full Beaver Moon
  • Full Frosts Moon

For both the colonists and the Algonquin tribes, this was the time to set beaver traps before the swamps f

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5:42am

Wed November 7, 2012
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Wednesday November 7, 2012

1940 - Tacoma Narrow Bridge collapses (highlighted story below)
  • 312th Day of 2012 / 54 Remaining
  • 44 Days Until The First Day of Winter
  • Sunrise:6:42
  • Sunset:5:05
  • 10 Hours 23 Minutes of Daylight
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5:42am

Tue November 6, 2012
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Tuesday November 6, 2012

1966 - The Fillmore opens (highlighted story below)
  • 311th Day of 2012 / 55 Remaining
  • 45 Days Until The First Day of Winter
  • Sunrise:6:41
  • Sunset:5:06
  • 10 Hours 25 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise: 11:49pm
  • Moon Set:12:37pm
  • Moon’s Phase: Last Quarter
  • The Next Full Moon
  • November 28 @ 6:47 am
  • Full Beaver Moon
  • Full Frosts Moon

For both the colonists and the Algonquin tribes, this was the time to set beaver traps before the

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5:42am

Mon November 5, 2012
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Monday November 5, 2012

Guy Fawkes Day / Bonfire Night (highlighted story below)
  • 310th Day of 2012 / 56 Remaining
  • 46 Days Until The First Day of Winter
  • Sunrise:6:40
  • Sunset:5:07
  • 10 Hours 27 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise: 10:49pm
  • Moon Set:12:03pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 62 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • November 28 @ 6:47 am
  • Full Beaver Moon
  • Full Frosts Moon

For both the colonists and the Algonquin tribes, this was the time to set beaver traps before the swamps

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