Almanac - Monday 12/20/21
Today is Monday, the 20th of December of 2021,
December 20 is the 354th day of the year
11 days remain until the end of the year.
December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is Tomorrow morning, Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at 7:59 am in San Francisco. In terms of daylight, this day is 5 hours, 14 minutes shorter than on June Solstice.
The sun rises in San Francisco at 7:21:19 am
and sunset will be at 4:54:35 pm.
We will have 9 hours and 33 minutes of daylight.
Solar noon will be at 12:07:57 pm.
The first high tide will be at 12:26 am at 4.78 feet
The first low tide will be at 4:52 am at 3.37 feet
The next high tide at 10:27 am at 6.10 feet
and the final low tide at Ocean Beach will be at 5:43 pm at -0.57 feet
The Moon is 98.2% visible
It’s now a Waning Gibbous; we had a full moon this weekend
We’ll have a Quarter Moon in 6 days on Sunday the 26th of December of 2021 at 6:24 pm
Today is also…
Earliest date for Winter solstice's eve in Northern Hemisphere
On this day in history…
…and if today is your birthday, Happy Birthday To You! You get to share birthday cake with…
1939 – Kim Weston, American soul singer
1948 – Mitsuko Uchida, Japanese pianist
1954 – Sandra Cisneros, American author and poet