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6:22am

Thu February 21, 2013
KALW Daily Almanac

February 21, 2013


52th day of 2013, 313 remaining


Sunrise: 6;52am
Sunset: 5:55pm


82% of the moon is visible, setting at 03:58am, rising at 02:18pm


Low Tides at the Golden Gate: 02:08am/03:02pm
High Tides: 08:01am/10:06pm


Special Celebrations today:


Today is National Sticky Bun Day
It's Card Readning Day
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This is National Snack Food Month and Return Shopping Carts to the Supermarket Month National Heart Month


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6:26am

Wed February 20, 2013
KALW Almanac

February 20, 2013


51th day of 2013, 314 remaining


Sunrise: 6;52am
Sunset: 5:55pm


75% of the moon is visible, setting at 02:28am, rising at 12:33pm


Low Tides at the Golden Gate: 01:14am/02:21pm
High Tides: 07:08am/02:21pm


Special Celebrations today:


Today is Cherry Pie Day
It's Hoodie DAY
It's Love Your Pet Day
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This is National Snack Food Month and Return Shopping Carts to the Supermarket Month


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5:57am

Tue February 19, 2013
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February 19, 2013


50th day of 2013, 315 remaining


Sunrise: 6;54am
Sunset: 5:54pm


66% of the moon is visible, setting at 02:28am, rising at 12:33pm


Low Tides at the Golden Gate: 00:08am/01:32pm
High Tides: 06:09am/08:51pm


Special Celebrations today:


Today is National Chocolate Mint Day
It's Pay Your Bills Week...
This is National Snack Food Month and Return Shopping Carts to the Supermarket Month


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7:16am

Fri February 15, 2013
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February 15, 2013


46th day of 2013, 319 remaining


Sunrise: 6;59am
Sunset: 5:49pm


29% of the moon is visible, setting at 11:48pm, rising at 9:46am


Low Tides at the Golden Gate: o9:12am/o8:54pm
High Tides: o2:47am/03:36pm


Special Celebrations today:


Today is Candlemas Day
It's National Gum Drop Day
It's Doghouse  Day
Singles Awareness Day
International Flirting week


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7:30am

Thu February 14, 2013
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February 14, 2013


Today is Valentines Day
It's National Organ Donor Day
It's Ferris Wheel Day
International Flirting week


On this day in...


1929 The St. Valentines Day Massacre took place . 
1931 "Dracula" starring Bela Lugosi opened in movie theaters.
1946 IBM switched on its first real computer at the University of Pennsylvania
1972JOHN lennon and Yoko Ono began a week as hosts of the "Mike Douglas Show"


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