Almanac - Monday 11/16/20
It's Party With Your Bear Day...
Today is Monday, the 16th of November of 2020...
It is the 321st day of the year
45 days remain until the end of the year.
The sun rises at 6:52 am
and the sun sets at 4:57 pm.
Today we will have 10 hours and 4 minutes of daylight.
The solar transit will be at 11:55 am
The first high tide was at 12:34 am
The first low tide was at 5:20 am
and the next high tide will be at 11:40 am.
and the next low tide at 6:15 pm
The Moon is 2.6% visible; a Waxing Crescent
First Quarter Moon in 6 days on Saturday the 21st of November of 2020 at 8:45 pm
It’s the first day of Sigd, originally an Ethiopian Jewish Holiday
and it’s the third day of Diwali, the Hindu Festival Of Lights
Today is also…
Volkstrauertag in Germany
On this day in history…
…and if today is your birthday, Happy Birthday To You! You share this special day with…
1916 – Daws Butler, American voice actor and singer (d. 1988)
1922 – José Saramago, Portuguese novelist (d. 2010)
1938 – Robert Nozick, American philosopher, author, and academic (d. 2002)
1964 – Diana Krall, Canadian singer-songwriter and pianist
1967 – Lisa Bonet, American actress and director
1977 – Maggie Gyllenhaal, American actress and singer