Almanac - Wednesday 11/13/19
It's Indian Pudding Day...
Today is Wednesday, the 13th of November of 2019...
It is the 317th day of the year.
48 days remain until the end of the year.
111 days until primaries
Tuesday March 3, 2020
(3 months and 19 days from today)
356 days until presidential elections
on Tuesday November 3, 2020
(11 months and 21 days from today)
The sun rises at 6:49 am
and sunset will be at 4:59 pm.
Today we will have 10 hours and 10 minutes of daylight.
The solar transit will be at 11:54 am.
The first high tide was at 12:13 am
and the next high tide will be at 11:11 am.
The first low tide was at 4:59 am
and the final low tide reaches the Golden Gate tonight at 5:49 pm.
Moon: 99.0%, now a waning gibbous moon
This Moon is called The Full Beaver Moon.
For both the colonists and local tribes, this was the time to set beaver traps before the swamps froze, to ensure a supply of warm winter furs. This full Moon has also called the Frost Moon.
Moon Direction: 266.77° W↑
Moon Altitude: 32.79°
Moon Distance: 242780 mi
Next New Moon: Nov 26, 2019 7:05 am
Next Full Moon: Dec 11, 2019 9:12 pm
Next Moonset: Today 7:46 am
If today is your birthday, Happy Birthday To You! You share this special day with…
1838 – Joseph F. Smith, American religious leader, 6th President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (d. 1918)
1934 – Garry Marshall, American actor, director, and producer (d. 2016)
1939 – Idris Muhammad, American drummer and composer (d. 2014)
1946 – Ray Wylie Hubbard, American country singer-songwriter and guitarist
1955 – Whoopi Goldberg, American actress, comedian, and talk show host
1967 – Jimmy Kimmel, American comedian, actor, and talk show host
1969 – Lori Berenson, American activist
…and on this day in history…
2015 – A set of coordinated terror attacks in Paris, including multiple shootings, explosions, and a hostage crisis in the 10th and 11th arrondissements kill 130 people, seven attackers, and injured 368 others, with at least 80 critically wounded.