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6:46am

Wed May 6, 2015
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Wednesday May 6, 2015

National Crepe Suzette Day
  • 126th Day of 2015 239 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 46 Days
  • Sunrise:6:07
  • Sunset:8:05
  • 13 Hours 58 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:10:41pm
  • Moon Set:8:12am
  • Phase:93%
  • Full Moon May 3 @ 8:44pm

Full Flower Moon In most areas, flowers are abundant everywhere during this time. Thus, the name of this Moon. Other names include the Full Corn Planting Moon, or the Milk Moon.

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6:40am

Tue May 5, 2015
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Tuesday May 5, 2015

Cinco de Mayo
  • 125th Day of 2015 240 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 47 Days
  • Sunrise:6:08
  • Sunset:8:04
  • 13 Hours 56 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:9:45pm
  • Moon Set:7:26am
  • Phase:97%
  • Full Moon May 3 @ 8:44pm

Full Flower Moon In most areas, flowers are abundant everywhere during this time. Thus, the name of this Moon. Other names include the Full Corn Planting Moon, or the Milk Moon.

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7:15am

Mon May 4, 2015
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Monday May 4, 2015

Intergalactic Star Wars Day
  • 124th Day of 241 2015 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 48 Days
  • Sunrise:6:09
  • Sunset:8:03
  • 13 Hours 54 Minutes
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  • Moon Rise:8:48pm
  • Moon Set:6:44am
  • Phase:100%
  • Full Moon May 3 @ 8:44pm
  • Full Flower Moon In most areas, flowers are abundant everywhere during this time. Thus, the name of this Moon.
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7:15am

Fri May 1, 2015
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Friday May 1, 2015

Save The Rhino Day
  • 121st Day of 2015 244 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 51 Days
  • Sunrise:6:12
  • Sunset:8:00
  • 13 Hours 48 Minutes
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  • Moon Rise:5:56pm
  • Moon Set:5:00am
  • Phase:95%
  • Full Moon May 3 @ 8:44pm

Full Flower Moon In most areas, flowers are abundant everywhere during this time. Thus, the name of this Moon.

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6:52am

Thu April 30, 2015
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Thursday April 30, 2015

National Oatmeal Cookie Day
  • 120th Day of 2015 245 Remaining
  • Summer Begins in 52 Days
  • Sunrise:6:14
  • Sunset:7:59
  • 13 Hours 45 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:5:00pm
  • Moon Set:4:30am
  • Phase:90%
  • Full Moon May 3 @ 8:44pm
  • Full Flower Moon In most areas, flowers are abundant everywhere during this time. Thus, the name of this Moon.
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