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.

Do you have comments or questions, corrections, or suggestions for the Almanac?   Would you like the Almanac to acknowledge a special birthday or anniversary?  Contact me by email:  joe@kalw.org.

Pages

5:33am

Tue September 4, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Tuesday September 4, 2012

1957 - Ford's Edsel (highlighted story below)
  • 248th Day of 2012 /118 Remaining
  • 18 Days Until The First Day of Autumn
  • Sunrise:6:43
  • Sunset:7:34
  • 12 Hours 31 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:9:36pm
  • Moon Set:10:50am
  • Moon’s Phase: 83 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • September 29 @ 8:18pm
  • Full Corn Moon
Read more
Tags: 

5:08am

Mon September 3, 2012
KALW Almanac

Monday, September 4, 2012

247th day of 2012, 119 remaining


Sunrise:  6:42pm  ~ Sunset: 7:35pm


Moonset:  9:51am ~ Moonrise: 9:03pm


Tides at the Golden Gate ~  High: 1:53am/2:04pm  Low: 7:33am/8:11pm


Today's Special Celebrations:

Read more
Tags: 

5:32am

Fri August 31, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Friday August 31, 2012

1928 - “Die Dreigroschenoper”/The Threepenny Opera-(highlighted story below)
  • 244th Day of 2012 /122 Remaining
  • 22 Days Until The First Day of Autumn
  • Sunrise:6:39
  • Sunset:7:40
  • 13 Hours 1 Minute of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:7:30pm
  • Moon Set:6:50am
  • Full Moon
  • August 31st @ 6:57am
  • Blue Moon

But it’s Blue in name only.

Read more
Tags: 

5:44am

Thu August 30, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Thursday August 30, 2012

1967 - Thurgood Marshall (highlighted story below)
  • 243rd Day of 2012 /123 Remaining
  • 23 Days Until The First Day of Autumn
  • Sunrise:6:38
  • Sunset:7:42
  • 13 Hours 4 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:6:59pm
  • Moon Set:5:47am
  • Moon’s Phase: 99 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • August 31st @ 6:57am
  • Blue Moon
Read more
Tags: 

5:56am

Wed August 29, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Wednesday August 29, 2012

1966 - Candlestick Park - The Beatles Last Concert (highlighted story below)
  • 242nd Day of 2012 /124 Remaining
  • 24 Days Until The First Day of Autumn
  • Sunrise:6:38
  • Sunset:7:43
  • 12 Hours 5 Minutes of Daylight
  • Moon Rise:6:26pm
  • Moon Set:4:42am
  • Moon’s Phase: 96 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • August 31st @ 6:57am
  • Blue Moon
Read more
Tags: 

Pages