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6:53am

Fri March 27, 2015
KALW Almanac

Friday March 27, 2015

National Spanish Paella Day
  • 86th Day of 2015 279 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 86 Days
  • Sunrise:7:01
  • Sunset:7:28
  • 12 Hours 27 Minutes
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  • Moon Rise:12:46pm
  • Moon Set:2:20am
  • Phase:First 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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7:14am

Thu March 26, 2015
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Thursday March 26, 2015

National Nougat Day
  • 85th Day of 2015 280 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 87 Days
  • Sunrise:7:02
  • Sunset:7:27
  • 12 Hours 25 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:11:53am
  • Moon Set:1:29am
  • Phase:45%
  • 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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7:35am

Wed March 25, 2015
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Wednesday March 25, 2015

National Pecan Day
  • 84th Day of 2015 281 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 88 Days
  • Sunrise:7:04
  • Sunset:7:26
  • 12 Hours 22 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:11:02am
  • Moon Set:12:33am
  • Phase:34%
  • 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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6:15am

Tue March 24, 2015
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Tuesday March 24, 2015

National Chocolate Covered Raisins Day
  • 83rd Day of 2015 282 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 89 Days
  • Sunrise:7:05
  • Sunset:7:25
  • 12 Hours 20 Minutes
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  • Moon Rise:10:14am
  • Moon Set:12:33am(Wenesday)
  • Phase:25%
  • 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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6:11am

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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