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6:37am

Tue March 17, 2015
KALW Almanac

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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7:04am

Fri March 13, 2015
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Friday March 13, 2015

  • 72nd Day of 2015 293 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 7 Days
  • Sunrise:7:22
  • Sunset:7:15
  • 11 Hours 53 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:1:55am
  • Moon Set:12:19pm
  • Phase:Laste Quarter
  • 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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7:12am

Thu March 12, 2015
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Thursday March 12, 2015

National Girl Scout Day
  • 71st Day of 2015 294 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 8 Days
  • Sunrise:7:24
  • Sunset:7:14
  • 11 Hours 50 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:12:59am
  • Moon Set:11:29am
  • Phase:60%
  • 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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6:25am

Wed March 11, 2015
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Wednesday March 11, 2015

National Oatmeal Nut Waffle Day
  • 70th Day of 2015 295 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 9 Days
  • Sunrise:7:25
  • Sunset:7:13
  • 11 Hours 48 Minutes
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  • Moon Rise:12:02am
  • Moon Set:10:45am
  • Phase:70%
  • 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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7:12am

Tue March 10, 2015
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Tuesday March 10, 2015

National Blueberry Popover Day
  • 69th Day of 2015 196 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 10 Days
  • Sunrise:7:27
  • Sunset:7:12
  • 11 Hours 45 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:12:01am Wednesday
  • Moon Set:10:06am
  • Phase:78%
  • 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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