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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5:48am

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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5:17am

Mon June 25, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Monday June 25, 2012

1876 - The battle of Greasy Creek / Little Big Horn (highlighted story below)
  • 177th Day of 2012 / 189 Remaining
  • 89 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:5:49
  • Sunset:8:36
  • 14 Hours 47 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:11:58am
  • Moon Set:12:143am(Tue)
  • Moon’s Phase: 35 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • July 3 @ 11:51am
  • Full Buck Moon
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5:22am

Fri June 22, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Friday June 22, 2012

1944 --- President Roosevelt signs the G.I. Bill (highlighted story below)
  • 174 Day of 2012 / 192 Remaining
  • 92 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:5:48
  • Sunset:8:36
  • 14 Hours 48 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:8:50am
  • Moon Set:10:40pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 10 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • July 3 @ 11:51am
  • Full Buck Moon
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5:47am

Thu June 21, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Thursday June 21, 2012

Henry Ossawa Tanner - "The Banjo Lesson" (highlighted story below)
  • 173rd Day of 2012 / 193 Remaining
  • 93 Days Until Autumn Begins
  • Sunrise:5:48
  • Sunset:8:36
  • 14 Hours 48 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:7:50am
  • Moon Set:10:05pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 5 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • July 3 @ 11:51am
  • Full Buck Moon
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