Almanac - Friday 12/3/2021
Today is Friday, the 3rd of December of 2021,
December 3 is the 337th day of the year
28 days remain until the end of the year.
18 days until winter begins
The sun rises in San Francisco at 7:08:51 am
and the sun sets will be at 4:50:48 pm.
We will have 9 hours and 41 minutes of daylight.
The solar transit will be at 11:59:49 am.
...there is a COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 3 PM PST SUNDAY...
The first low tide will be at 2:50 am at 2.27 feet
The first high tide will be at 8:58 am at 7.07 feet
The next low tide at 4:00 pm at -1.39 feet.
and the final high tide at Ocean Beach will be10:55 pm at 5.11 feet.
still a Waning Crescent moon
We’ll have a New Moon later tonightat 11:43 pm
Tomorrow there will be a Total Solar Eclipse but it will only visible in Antarctica and the southern-most South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Chile, and Argentina
Today is also…
On this day in history…
1901 – In a State of the Union message, U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt delivers a 20,000-word speech to the House of Representatives asking Congress to curb the power of trusts "within reasonable limits".
1989 – In a meeting off the coast of Malta, U.S. President George H. W. Bush and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev release statements indicating that the Cold War between NATO and the Warsaw Pact may be coming to an end.
…and if today is your birthday, Happy Birthday To You! You share your special day with….
1942 – David K. Shipler, American journalist and author
1948 – Ozzy Osbourne, English singer-songwriter
1960 – Julianne Moore, American actress and author
1963 – Terri Schiavo, American medical patient (d. 2005)
1979 – Tiffany Haddish, comedian, actor, author