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Solar Times

All times are Central. See the bottom of this page for an explanation of values.

Day Naut Begin Civ Begin Sunrise Transit Sunset Civ End Naut End
Wed 12/13 05:56 am 06:28 am 06:57 am 11:48 am 04:38 pm 05:07 pm 05:39 pm
Thu 12/14 05:57 am 06:29 am 06:58 am 11:48 am 04:38 pm 05:07 pm 05:39 pm
Fri 12/15 05:57 am 06:30 am 06:58 am 11:48 am 04:39 pm 05:07 pm 05:40 pm
Sat 12/16 05:58 am 06:30 am 06:59 am 11:49 am 04:39 pm 05:08 pm 05:40 pm
Sun 12/17 05:58 am 06:31 am 07:00 am 11:49 am 04:39 pm 05:08 pm 05:40 pm
Mon 12/18 05:59 am 06:31 am 07:00 am 11:50 am 04:40 pm 05:08 pm 05:41 pm
Tue 12/19 06:00 am 06:32 am 07:01 am 11:50 am 04:40 pm 05:09 pm 05:41 pm
Wed 12/20 06:00 am 06:32 am 07:01 am 11:51 am 04:41 pm 05:09 pm 05:42 pm

Lunar Times

Day Moon Rise Transit Moon Set Under Foot Phase Illum.
Wed 12/13 02:30 am 08:23 am 02:09 pm 08:45 pm Waning Crescent 18%
Thu 12/14 03:28 am 09:07 am 02:41 pm 09:30 pm Waning Crescent 11%
Fri 12/15 04:24 am 09:52 am 03:16 pm 10:15 pm Waning Crescent 6%
Sat 12/16 05:20 am 10:38 am 03:54 pm 11:02 pm Waning Crescent 2%
Sun 12/17 06:13 am 11:25 am 04:34 pm 11:49 pm New Moon 0%
Mon 12/18 07:06 am 12:13 pm 05:19 pm 11:49 pm New Moon 0%
Tue 12/19 07:55 am 01:01 pm 06:07 pm 12:37 am Waxing Crescent 2%
Wed 12/20 08:40 am 01:49 pm 06:59 pm 01:25 am Waxing Crescent 5%

What does this data mean?

Civil Twilight:  the time you can see things (under a clear sky) well enough to do activity outdoors.

Nautical Twilight:  just about the earliest amount of time light can be seen on the horizon.  The brightest stars with a clear sky can be seen, even though there is light on the horizon.  This is good information for navigation and boating.

Transit:  the time when the sun or moon is directly overhead.

Under Foot:  in lunar terminology, this is the time when the moon is directly on the other side of the planet, which is important to know for the sake of tides and gravitational pull.


Spring
Photo by Melodie Cunningham

Springtime is the perfect time to explore the wide variety of native plants growing in the lakes region! Over 1,130 native flora species live in LBL.