KALW's Daily Almanac

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5:41am

Fri April 27, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Friday April 27, 2012

Babe Ruth Day - 1947 (highlighted story below)
  • 118th Day / 248 Remaining
  • 54 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:6:18
  • Sunset:7:58
  • 13 Hr 40 Min
  • Moon Rise:11:03am
  • Moon Set:12:47pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 34 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • May 5 @ 8:36pm
  • Full Flower Moon
  • Fu
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5:40am

Thu April 26, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Thursday April 26, 2012

1986 - Chernobyl (highlighted story below)
  • 117th Day of 2012 / 249 Remaining
  • 55 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:6:19
  • Sunset:7:57
  • 13 Hr 38 Min
  • Moon Rise:10:06am
  • Moon Set:12:04am
  • Moon’s Phase: 25 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • May 5 @ 8:36pm
  • Full Flower Moon
  • Full Corn
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5:44am

Wed April 25, 2012
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Wednesday April 15, 2012

1990 --- Hubble Telescope (highlighted story below)
  • 116th Day of 2012 / 250 Remaining
  • 56 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:6:21
  • Sunset:7:56
  • 13 Hr 35 Min
  • Moon Rise:9:13am
  • Moon Set:12:02am(tomorrow)
  • Moon’s Phase: 17 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • May 5 @ 8:36pm
  • Full Flower Moon
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5:42am

Tue April 24, 2012
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Tuesday April 24, 2012

Laurens Hammond (highlighted story below)
  • 115th Day of 2012 / 251 Remaining
  • 57 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:6:22
  • Sunset:7:55
  • 13 Hr 33 Min
  • Moon Rise:8:25am
  • Moon Set:11:17pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 11 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • May 5 @ 8:36pm
  • Full Flower Moon
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5:53am

Mon April 23, 2012
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Monday April 23, 2012

1967 - Vladimir Komarov (highlighted story below)
  • 114th Day of 2012 / 252 Remaining
  • 58 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:6:23
  • Sunset:7:54
  • 13  Hr 31 Min
  • Moon Rise:7:41am
  • Moon Set:10:26pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 5 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • May 5 @ 8:36pm
  • Full Flower Moon
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