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6:11am

Mon March 23, 2015
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Monday March 23, 2015

  • 82nd Day of 2015 283 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 90 Days
  • Sunrise:7:07
  • Sunset:7:27
  • 12 Hours 20 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:9:27am
  • Moon Set:11:32pm
  • Phase:16%
  • Full Moon April 4 @ 5:07am

The name Full Pink Moon came from the herb moss pink, or wild ground phlox, which is one of the earliest widespread flowers of the spring.

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7:08am

Fri March 20, 2015
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Friday march 20, 2015

National Ravioli Day
  • 79th Day of 2015 286 Remaining
  • First Day of Spring
  • Sunrise:7:11
  • Sunset:7:21
  • 12 Hours 10 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:7:22am
  • Moon Set:8:07pm
  • New Moon
  • Full Moon April 4 @ 5:07am
  • The name Full Pink Moon came from the herb moss pink, or wild ground phlox, which is one of the earliest widespread flowers of the spring.
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6:57am

Thu March 19, 2015
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Thursday March 19, 2015

National Chocolate Caramel Day
  • 78th Day of 2015 287 Remaining
  • Spring Begins Tomorrow
  • Sunrise:7:13
  • Sunset:7:21
  • 12 Hours 8 Minutes
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  • Moon Rise:6:42am
  • Moon Set:6:55pm
  • Phase:1%
  • Full Moon April 4 @ 5:07am
  • The name Full Pink Moon came from the herb moss pink, or wild ground phlox, which is one of the earliest widespread flowers of the spring.
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7:39am

Wed March 18, 2015
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Wednesday March 18, 2015

National Oatmeal Cookie Day
  • 77th Day of 2015 288 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 2 Days
  • Sunrise:7:14
  • Sunset:7:20
  • 12 Hours 6 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:6:01pm
  • Moon Set:5:43am
  • Phase:
  • Full Moon April 4 @ 5:07am

The name Full Pink Moon came from the herb moss pink, or wild ground phlox, which is one of the earliest widespread flowers of the spring.

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6:37am

Tue March 17, 2015
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Tuesday March 17, 2015

St Patrick's Day
  • Day of 2015 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in Days
  • Sunrise:7:16
  • Sunset:7:19
  • 12 Hours 3 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:5:17am
  • Moon Set:4:32pm
  • Phase:10%
  • Full Moon April 4 @ 5:07am

The name Full Pink Moon came from the herb moss pink, or wild ground phlox, which is one of the earliest widespread flowers of the spring.

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