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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5:36am

Wed June 6, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Wednesday June 6, 2012

1st Drive-In Theater - 1933 (highlighted story below)
  • 158th Day of 2012 / 208 Remaining
  • 14 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:5:48
  • Sunset:8:30
  • 14 Hours 42 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:10:46pm
  • Moon Set:8:15am
  • Moon’s Phase: 92 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • June 4 @ 4:11am
  • Full Strawberry Moon
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5:38am

Tue June 5, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Tuesday June 5, 2012

June 5, 1968 (highlighted story below)
  • 157th Day of 2012 / 209 Remaining
  • 15 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:5:48
  • Sunset:8:29
  • 14 Hours 41 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:9:59pm
  • Moon Set:7:06am
  • Moon’s Phase: 97 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • June 4 @ 4:11am
  • Full Strawberry Moon
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5:40am

Mon June 4, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Monday June 4, 2012

Elisabeth Thible - 1784 (highlighted story below)
  • 156th Day of 2012 / 210 Remaining
  • 16 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:5:48
  • Sunset:8:29
  • 14 Hours 31 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:9:03pm
  • Moon Set:6:01am
  • Moon’s Phase: 100 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • June 4 @ 4:11am
  • Full Strawberry Moon
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5:30am

Fri June 1, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Friday June 1, 2012

Action Comics #1 - 1938 (highlighted story below)
  • 153rd Day of 2012 / 213 Remaining
  • 19 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:5:49
  • Sunset:8:27
  • 14 Hours 38 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:5:37pm
  • Moon Set:3:26am
  • Moon’s Phase: 89 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • June 4 @ 4:11am
  • Full Strawberry Moon
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5:56am

Thu May 31, 2012
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Thursday May 31, 2012

W Mark Felt / Watergate's "Deep Throat" - 2005 (highlighted story below)
  • 152nd Day of 2012 / 214 Remaining
  • 20 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:5:50
  • Sunset:8:26
  • 14 Hours 36 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:4:25pm
  • Moon Set:2:47am
  • Moon’s Phase: 81 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • June 4 @ 4:11am
  • Full Strawberry Moon
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