KALW's Daily Almanac

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5:24am

Mon July 23, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Monday July 23, 2012

1996 --- U.S. Women's Gymanstics team wins it's 1st Gold Medal (highlighted story below)
  • 205th Day of 2012 / 161 Remaining
  • 61 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:6:06
  • Sunset:8:26
  • 14 Hours 20 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:10:56am
  • Moon Set:10:51pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 23 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • August 1 @ 8:27pm
  • Full Sturgeon Moon
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5:14am

Fri July 20, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Friday July 20, 2012

1969 - Man on the Moon (highlighted story below)
  • 202nd Day of 2012 / 164Remaining
  • 64 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:6:04
  • Sunset:8:28
  • 14 Hours 24 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:7:44am
  • Moon Set:9:15pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 3 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • August 1 @ 8:27pm
  • Full Sturgeon Moon
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5:39am

Thu July 19, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Thursday July 19, 2012

1799 - The Rosetta Stone (highlighted story below)
  • 201st Day of 2012 / 165 Remaining
  • 65 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:6:03
  • Sunset:8:29
  • 14 Hours 26 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:6:42am
  • Moon Set:8:41pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 0%
  • The Next Full Moon
  • August 1 @ 8:27pm
  • Full Sturgeon Moon
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5:37am

Wed July 18, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Wednesday July 18, 2012

1914 - Labor leader Joe Hill convicted (highlighted story below)
  • 200th Day of 2012 / 166 Remaining
  • 66 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:6:02
  • Sunset:8:30
  • 14 Hours 28 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:5:42am
  • Moon Set:8:05pm
  • Moon’s Phase: New Moon
  • The Next Full Moon
  • August 1 @ 8:27pm
  • Full Sturgeon Moon
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6:11am

Tue July 17, 2012
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Tuesday July 17, 2012

1944 - Port Chicago Explosion (highlighted story below)
  • 199th Day of 2012 / 167 Remaining
  • 67 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:6:02
  • Sunset:8:30
  • 14 Hours 28 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:4:44am
  • Moon Set:7:25pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 2 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • August 1 @ 8:27pm
  • Full Sturgeon Moon
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