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7:12am

Mon March 2, 2015
KALW Almanac

Monday March 2, 2015

Theodore Seuss Geisel (1904-1991)
  • 61st Day of 2015 304 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 18 Days
  • Sunrise:6:38
  • Sunset:6:04
  • 11 Hours 26 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:3:40pm
  • Moon Set:4:46am
  • Phase:92%
  • Full Moon March 5 @ 10:06am

As the temperature begins to warm and the ground begins to thaw, earthworm casts appear, heralding the return of the robins.

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7:16am

Fri February 27, 2015
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Friday February 27, 2015

International Polar Bear Day
  • 58th Day of 2015 307 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 21 Days
  • Sunrise:6:42
  • Sunset:6:01
  • 11 Hours 19 Minutes
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  • Moon Rise:12:59pm
  • Moon Set:2:36am
  • Phase:71%
  • Full Moon March 5 @ 10:06am

As the temperature begins to warm and the ground begins to thaw, earthworm casts appear, heralding the return of the robins.

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6:48am

Thu February 26, 2015
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Thursday February 26, 2015

National Pistachio Day
  • 57th Day of 2015 308 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 22 Days
  • Sunrise:6:44
  • Sunset:6:00
  • 11 Hours 16 Minutes
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  • Moon Rise:12:09pm
  • Moon Set:1:44am
  • Phase:61%
  • Full Moon March 5 @ 10:06am
  • As the temperature begins to warm and the ground begins to thaw, earthworm casts appear, heralding the return of the robins.
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6:25am

Wed February 25, 2015
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Wednesday February 25, 2015

National Chocolate Covered Peanuts Day
  • 56th Day of 2015 309 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 23 Days
  • Sunrise:6:45
  • Sunset:5:59
  • 10 Hours 14 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:11:21am
  • Moon Set:12:47am
  • Phase:First Quarter
  • Full Moon March 5 @ 10:06am

As the temperature begins to warm and the ground begins to thaw, earthworm casts appear, heralding the return of the robins.

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6:57am

Tue February 24, 2015
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Tuesday February 24, 2015

National Tortilla Chip Day
  • 55th Day of 2015 310 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 24 Days
  • Sunrise:6:46
  • Sunset:5:58
  • 10 Hours 12 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:10:35am
  • Moon Set:12:46am(Wed.)
  • Phase:
  • Full Moon March 5 @ 10:06am

As the temperature begins to warm and the ground begins to thaw, earthworm casts appear, heralding the return of the robins.

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