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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5:28am

Mon July 2, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Monday July 2, 2012

1937 - Amelia Earhart lost at sea (highlighted story below)
  • 183rd Day of 2012 / 183 Remaining
  • 82 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:5:52
  • Sunset:8:36
  • 14 Hours 44 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:7:44pm
  • Moon Set:4:45am
  • Moon’s Phase: 99 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • July 3 @ 11:51am
  • Full Buck Moon
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5:27am

Fri June 29, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Friday June 29, 2012

1860 - Minot's Lighthouse Massachusetts (highlighted story below)
  • 181st Day of 2012 / 185 Remaining
  • 85 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:5:51
  • Sunset:8:36
  • 14 Hours 45 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:4:29pm
  • Moon Set:2:03am
  • Moon’s Phase: 79 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • July 3 @ 11:51am
  • Full Buck Moon
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5:39am

Thu June 28, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Thursday June 28, 2012

1969 --- The Stonewall Inn NYC (highlighted story below)
  • 180th Day of 2012 / 186 Remaining
  • 86 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:5:50
  • Sunset:8:36
  • 14 Hours 46 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:3:19pm
  • Moon Set:1:23am
  • Moon’s Phase: 68 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • July 3 @ 11:51am
  • Full Buck Moon
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5:48am

Wed June 27, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Wednesday June 27, 2012

1985 - Route 66 decertified (highlighted story below)
  • 179th Day of 2012 / 187 Remaining
  • 87 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:5:50
  • Sunset:8:36
  • 14 Hours 46 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:2:10pm
  • Moon Set:12:47am
  • Moon’s Phase: 57 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • July 3 @ 11:51am
  • Full Buck Moon
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5:15am

Tue June 26, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Tuesday June 26, 2012

1963 - JFK in Berlin (highlighted story below)
  • 178th Day of 2012 / 188 Remaining
  • 88 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:5:50
  • Sunset:8:36
  • 14 Hours 46 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:1:03pm
  • Moon Set:12:15am
  • Moon’s Phase: First Quarter
  • The Next Full Moon
  • July 3 @ 11:51am
  • Full Buck Moon
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