KALW's Daily Almanac

Sunrise ... sunset ... tides ... annual rainfall ... on this day in history ... international holiday celebrations ... full moon lore ... and more.  Tune in for the Daily Almanac Monday through Friday at 5:49am and 8:49am.

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7:11am

Fri February 20, 2015
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Friday February 20, 2015

Ansel Adams Day
  • 51st Day of 2015 314 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 28 Days
  • Sunrise:6:52
  • Sunset:5:54
  • 11 Hours 2 Minutes
  • Moon Rise:7:52
  • Moon Set:8:22
  • Phase: 5%
  • 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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8:08am

Thu February 19, 2015
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Thursday February 19, 2015

National Fritter Day
  • 50th Day of 2015 315 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 29 Days
  • Sunrise:6:53
  • Sunset:5:53
  • 11 Hours 0 Minutes
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  • Moon Rise:7:12am
  • Moon Set:7:11pm
  • Phase: 1%
  • 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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6:15am

Wed February 18, 2015
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Wednesday February 18, 2015

National Drink Wine Day
  • 49th Day of 2015 316 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 30 Days
  • Sunrise:6:54
  • Sunset:5:52
  • 10 Hours 58 Minutes
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  • Moon Rise:6:29am
  • Moon Set:5:58pm
  • Phase: New Moon
  • 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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6:34am

Fri February 13, 2015
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Friday February 13, 2015

National Tortellini Day
  • 44th Day of 2015 321 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 35 Days
  • Sunrise:7:00
  • Sunset:5:47
  • 10 Hours 47 Minutes
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  • Moon Rise:2:08am
  • Moon Set:12:35pm
  • Phase: 33%
  • 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 12, 2015
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Thursday February 12, 2015

Lincoln's Birthday
  • 43rd Day of 2015 322 Remaining
  • Spring Begins in 36 Days
  • Sunrise:7:01
  • Sunset:5:45
  • 10 Hours 44 Minutes
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  • Moon Rise:1:10am
  • Moon Set:11:47am
  • Phase: 43%
  • Full Moon February 3 @ 3:10pm
  • Since the heaviest snow usually falls during this month, native tribes of the north and east most often called February’s full Moon the Full Snow Moon.
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