KALW's Daily Almanac

Sunrise ... sunset ... tides ... annual rainfall ... on this day in history ... international holiday celebrations ... full moon lore ... and more.  Tune in for the Daily Almanac Monday through Friday at 5:49am and 8:49am.

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5:08am

Tue September 25, 2012
KALW Almanac

Tuesday September 25, 2012

1981 --- Sandra Day O'Connor sworn in (highlighted story below)
  • 269th Day of 2012 / 97 Remaining
  • 87 Days Until The First Day of Winter
  • Sunrise:7:00
  • Sunset:7:02
  • 12 Hours 2 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:4:25pm
  • Moon Set:2:33am
  • Moon’s Phase: 81 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • September 29 @ 8:18pm
  • Full C
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5:29am

Mon September 24, 2012
KALW Almanac

Monday Septemebr 24, 2012

1964 - Warren Commission Report Delivered to LBJ (highlighted story below)
  • 268th Day of 2012 / 98 Remaining
  • 88 Days Until The First Day of Winter
  • Sunrise:7:00
  • Sunset:7:03
  • 12 Hours 3 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:3:47pm
  • Moon Set:1:28am
  • Moon’s Phase: 71 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • September 29 @ 8:18pm
  • Full C
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5:30am

Fri September 21, 2012
KALW Almanac

Friday September 21, 2012

1949 -- Mao at the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (highlighted story below)
  • 265th Day of 2012 /101 Remaining
  • 1 Day Until The First Day of Autumn
  • Sunrise:6:57
  • Sunset:7:08
  • 12 Hours 11 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:1:18pm
  • Moon Set:11:21pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 38 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • September 29 @ 8:18pm
  • Full C
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5:33am

Thu September 20, 2012
KALW Almanac

Thursday September 20, 2012

1946 - Cannes Film Festival (highlighted story below)
  • 264th Day of 2012 /102 Remaining
  • 2 Days Until The First Day of Autumn
  • Sunrise:6:56
  • Sunset:7:09
  • 12 Hours 13 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:12:15pm
  • Moon Set:10:23pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 28 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • September 29 @ 8:18pm
  • Full
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5:47am

Wed September 19, 2012
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Wednesday September 19, 2012

1959 - Soviet Premier Khruschev in San Jose' not Disneyland (highlighted story below)
  • 263rd Day of 2012 /103 Remaining
  • 3 Days Until The First Day of Autumn
  • Sunrise:6:55
  • Sunset:7:11
  • 12 Hours 16 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:11:07am
  • Moon Set:9:31pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 18 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • September 29 @ 8:18pm
  • Full
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