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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5:30am

Mon August 20, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Monday August 20, 2012

1975 - Viking I (highlighted story below)
  • 233rd Day of 2012 /133 Remaining
  • 33 Days Until The First Day of Autumn
  • Sunrise:6:30
  • Sunset:7:56
  • 13 Hours 26 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:9:53am
  • Moon Set:9:27pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 12 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • August 31st @ 6:57am
  • Blue Moon
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5:32am

Fri August 17, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Friday August 17, 2012

1969 - Last Day Of Woodstock (highlighted story below)
  • 230th Day of 2012 /136 Remaining
  • 36 Days Until The First Day of Autumn
  • Sunrise:6:27
  • Sunset:8:00
  • 13 Hours 33 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:6:35am
  • Moon Set:7:48pm
  • New Moon
  • The Next Full Moon
  • August 31st @ 6:57am
  • Blue Moon

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5:48am

Thu August 16, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Thursday August 16, 2012

1955 - Paul Robeson's passport revoked (highlighted story below)
  • 229th Day of 2012 / 137 Remaining
  • 37 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:6:27
  • Sunset:8:01
  • 13 Hours 24 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:5:32am
  • Moon Set:7:14pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 1 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • August 31st @ 6:57am
  • Blue Moon

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5:37am

Wed August 15, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Wednesday August 15, 2012

1939 - "Thw Wizard of Oz" premieres (highlighted story below)
  • 228th Day of 2012 / 138 Remaining
  • 38 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:6:26
  • Sunset:8:02
  • 13 Hours 36 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:4:30am
  • Moon Set:6:39pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 4 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • August 31st @ 6:57am
  • Blue Moon

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5:47am

Tue August 14, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Tuesday August 14, 2012

1980 - Lenin Shipyard / Gdansk Poland (highlighted story below)
  • 227th Day of 2012 / 139 Remaining
  • 39 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:6:25
  • Sunset:8:04
  • 13 Hours 41 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:3:30am
  • Moon Set:6:01am
  • Moon’s Phase: 9 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • August 31st @ 6:57am
  • Blue Moon

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