Almanac - Thursday 12/12/19
It's Poinsetta Day...
Today is Thursday, the 12th of December of 2019...
It is the 346th day of the year.
19 days remain until the end of the year.
82 days until primaries
(Tuesday March 03 2020
2 months and 20 days from today)
327 days until presidential elections
(Tuesday November 03 2020
10 months and 22 days from today)
The sun rises at 7:16 am
and sunset will be at 4:52 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that t
The first high tide was at 12:09 am
and the next high tide will be at 10:43 am.
The first low tide was at 4:34 am
and the next low tide will be at 5:33 pm.
Today we will have 9 hours and 36 minutes of daylight.
The solar noon will be at 12:04 pm.
The Moon is 99.8% visible
It is a Full Cold Moon.
This is the month when the winter cold fastens its grip and the nights become long and dark. This full Moon has also been called the Long Nights Moon.
Moon Direction: 278.00° W↑
Moon Altitude: 26.05°
Moon Distance: 237111 mi
Next New Moon: Christmas Day Wednesday December 25, 2019 9:13 pm
Next Full Moon: Jan 10, 2020 11:21 am
Next Moonset: Today 7:39 am
Today is also…
Constitution Day in Russia
Croatian Air Force Day in Croatia
Feast of Masá'il ("Questions"), the first day of the 15th month of the Bahá'í calendar
Ground Forces Day in Ukraine
Kanji Day in Japan
On this day in history…
2015 – The Paris Agreement relating to United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change is adopted.
…and if today is your birthday, Happy Birthday To You! You share this special day with…
1940 – Dionne Warwick, American singer and television personality
1943 – Dickey Betts, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
1943 – Grover Washington, Jr., American singer-songwriter, saxophonist, and producer (d. 1999)
1945 – Tony Williams, American drummer, composer, and producer (d. 1997)
1970 – Regina Hall, American actress
1972 – Hank Williams III, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
And today is the 103rd year plus three days birthday for actor Kirk Douglas.