Almanac -Tuesday 6/9/20
Today is Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Day...
It's Tuesday, the 9th day of the month of June of the year 2020
It is the 161st day of the year
205 days remain until the end of the year.
147 days until Election Day
Tuesday November 3, 2020
4 months and 26 days from today
The sun just rose at 5:47 am
and sunset will be at 8:32 pm.
Today, we will have 14 hours and 45 minutes of daylight.
The solar transit will be at 1:09 pm.
The first high tide will be at 1:58 am
and the next high tide at 4:30 pm.
The first low tide will be at 8:56 am
and the final low tide of the day will roll in by the Golden Gate at 9:13 pm.
The Moon is 84.1% visible; a Waning Gibbous
Last Quarter Moon in 3 days on Friday the 12th of June of 2020 at 11:24 pm
New Moon Annular Solar Eclipse in 11 days on Saturday the 20th of June of 2020 at 11:41 pm
First Quarter Moon in 19 days on Sunday the 28th of June of 2020 at 1:16 am
Full Moon and a Penumbral Lunar Eclipse in 25 days on Saturday the 4th of July of 2020 at 9:44 pm
World Anti-phos-pho-lipid Antibody Syndrome Day
Today is also…
National Heroes' Day in Uganda
On this day in history…
1954 – Joseph Welch, special counsel for the United States Army, lashes out at Senator Joseph McCarthy during the Army–McCarthy hearings, giving McCarthy the famous rebuke, "You've done enough. Have you no sense of decency, sir, at long last? Have you left no sense of decency?"
And if today is your birthday, Happy Birthday To You! You get to share birthday cake with…
1915 – Les Paul, American guitarist and songwriter (d. 2009)
1934 – Jackie Wilson, American singer-songwriter (d. 1984)
1961 – Michael J. Fox, Canadian-American actor, producer, and author
1961 – Aaron Sorkin, American screenwriter, producer, and playwright
1963 – Johnny Depp, American actor