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6:11am

Fri September 28, 2012
KALW Almanac

Friday September 28, 2012

1975 - Free concert in Golden Gate Park featuring the Grateful Dead and Jefferson Starship (highlighted story below)
  • 272nd Day of 2012 /94 Remaining
  • 84 Days Until The First Day of Winter
  • Sunrise:7:03
  • Sunset:6:57
  • 11 Hours 54 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:6:01pm
  • Moon Set:5:41am
  • Moon’s Phase: 98 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • September 29 @ 8:18pm
  • Full C
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5:56am

Thu September 27, 2012
KALW Almanac

Thursday September 27, 2012

1825 - Stockton & Darlington Line (highlighted story below)
  • 271st Day of 2012 /95 Remaining
  • 85 Days Until The First Day of Winter
  • Sunrise:7:02
  • Sunset:6:59
  • 11 Hours 57 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:5:31pm
  • Moon Set:4:40am
  • Moon’s Phase: 94%
  • The Next Full Moon
  • September 29 @ 8:18pm
  • Full Co
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5:43am

Wed September 26, 2012
KALW Almanac

Wednesday September 26, 2012

1960 - First televised Presidential Debate (highlighted story below)
  • 270th Day of 2012 /96 Remaining
  • 86 Days Until The First Day of Winter
  • Sunrise:7:01
  • Sunset:7:00
  • 11:59 Hours Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:4:59pm
  • Moon Set:3:37am
  • Moon’s Phase: 88 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • September 29 @ 8:18pm
  • Full C
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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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