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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5:51am

Fri April 20, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Friday April 20, 1012

Opening Day Fenway Park - 1912
  • 111th Day of 2012 / 255 Remaining
  • 61 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:6:27
  • Sunset:7:51
  • 12 Hr 24 Min
  • Moon Rise:5:54am
  • Moon Set:7:41pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 0 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • May 5 @ 8:36pm
  • Full Flower Moon
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5:42am

Thu April 19, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Thursday April 19, 2012

1775 - Lexington & Concord (highlighted story below)
  • 110th Day of 2012 / 256 Remaining
  • 62 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:6:28
  • Sunset:7:50
  • 13 Hr 22 Min
  • Moon Rise:5:24am
  • Moon Set:6:44pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 2 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • May 5 @ 8:36pm
  • Full Flower Moon
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5:45am

Wed April 18, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Wednesday April 18, 2012

1906 Eathquake (highlighted story below)
  • 109th Day of 2012 / 257 Remaining
  • 63 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:6:30
  • Sunset:7:49
  • 13 Hr 19 Min
  • Moon Rise:4:56am
  • Moon Set:5:47pm
  • Moon’s Phase: 6 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • May 5 @ 8:36pm
  • Full Flower Moon
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5:47am

Fri April 13, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Friday April 13, 2012

1970 - Apollo 13 (highlighted story below)
  • 104th Day of 2012 / 162 Remaining
  • 68 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:6:37
  • Sunset:7:45
  • 13 Hr 8 Min
  • Moon Rise:2:17am
  • Moon Set:12:48pm
  • Moon’s Phase: Last Quarter
  • The Next Full Moon
  • May 5 @ 8:36pm
  • Full Flower Moon
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5:48am

Thu April 12, 2012
KALW ALMANAC

Thursday April 12, 2012

1961 - Yuri Gagarin (highlighted story below)
  • 103rd Day of 2012 / 263 Remaining
  • 69 Days Until Summer Begins
  • Sunrise:6:38
  • Sunset:7:44
  • 13  Hr 6 Min
  • Moon Rise:1:32am
  • Moon Set:11:44am
  • Moon’s Phase: 57 %
  • The Next Full Moon
  • May 5 @ 8:36pm
  • Full Flower Moon
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