Almanac - Tuesday 1/18/22
Today is Tuesday, the 18th of January, 2022
January 18 is the 18th day of the year
347 days remain until the end of the year
60 days until spring begins
The sun rises in San Francisco at 7:22:42 am
and sunset will be at 5:19:06 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that
The first low tide was at 4:35 am at 3.13 feet
The next high tide at 10:13 am at 6.23 feet
The final low tide at Ocean Beach will be at 5:24 pm at -0.66 feet
and there will be a high tide early tomorrow morning at 12:29 am at 4.86 feet
We will have 9 hours and 56 minutes of daylight.
The solar transit will be at 12:20:54 pm.
The Moon is currently 99.6%
It is a Full Moon
The January Full moon is called the Full Wolf Moon.
The howling of wolves was often heard at this time of year. It was traditionally thought that wolves howled due to hunger, but we now know that wolves use howls to define territory, locate pack members, reinforce social bonds, and gather for hunting.
The moon is also called the…
Canada Goose Moon
Frost Exploding Moon
We’ll have the Last Quarter Moon in 7 days on Tuesday 25th of January of 2022 at 5:41 am
Today is also…
Royal Thai Armed Forces Day in Thailand
Week of Prayer for Christian Unity (January 18–25) (Christianity)
On this day in history…
1981 – Phil Smith and Phil Mayfield parachute off a Houston skyscraper, becoming the first two people to BASE jump from objects in all four categories: buildings, antennae, spans (bridges), and earth (cliffs).
…and if today is your birthday, Happy Birthday To You! You share this special day with…
1904 – Cary Grant, English-American actor (d. 1986)
1911 – Danny Kaye, American actor, singer, and dancer (d. 1987)
1925 – Sol Yurick, American soldier and author (d. 2013)
1938 – Anthony Giddens, English sociologist and academic
TV Actress Ashleigh Murray
Actor Devin Kelley
Kelly Rohrbach, actress
Yumi Makino Media personality in Japan
1943 – Kay Granger, American educator and politician
1964 – Jane Horrocks, English actress and singer
1972 – Kjersti Plätzer, Norwegian race walker
1982 – Mary Jepkosgei Keitany, Kenyan runner
1983 – Samantha Mumba, Irish singer-songwriter and actress
1984 – Viktoria Shklover, Estonian figure skater
1988 – Angelique Kerber, German tennis player
1994 – Ilona Kremen, Belarusian tennis player