KALW's Daily Almanac

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5:42am

Tue November 6, 2012
KALW Almanac

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
KALW Almanac

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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9:12am

Fri November 2, 2012
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Friday November 2, 2012

  • 307th Day of 2012 / 59 Remaining
  • 49 Days Until The First Day of Winter
  • Sunrise:7:37
  • Sunset:6:10
  • 10 Hours 33 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise: 9:03pm
  • Moon Set:11:00am
  • Moon’s Phase: 86 %
  • 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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5:58am

Thu November 1, 2012
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Thursday November 1, 2012

1512 - Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel works exhibited for the first time (highlighted story below)
  • 306th Day of 2012 / 60 Remaining
  • 50 Days Until The First Day of Winter
  • Sunrise:7:36
  • Sunset:6:11
  • 10 Hours 35 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise: 8:14pm
  • Moon Set:10:11am
  • Moon’s Phase: 92 %
  • 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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5:38am

Wed October 31, 2012
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Wednesday October 31, 2012

1892
  • 305th Day of 2012 / 61 Remaining
  • 51 Days Until The First Day of Winter
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