Today is Tuesday, the 12th of July of 2022,
July 12 is the 193rd day of the year
172 days remain until the end of the year.
72 days until autumn begins
The sun rose this morning in San Francisco at 5:58:05 am
and sunset will be at 8:32:36 pm.
We will have 14 hours and 34 minutes of daylight today
The solar transit will be at 1:15:20 pm.
The first low tide was at 4:25 am at -1.39 feet
The first high tide will be at 11:35 am at 4.87 feet
The next low tide at 3:54 pm at 3.11 feet
and the final high tide at 9:56 pm at 7.29 feet
The Moon is currently 97.6% visible
It’s a Waxing Gibbous
It will be Full Moon tomorrow Wednesday the 13th of July of 2022 at 11:37 am
The July full moon is called the Full Buck Moon
At this time, a buck’s (male deer’s) antlers are in full growth mode.
Tomorrow’s full moon is also called the…
• Berry Moon • Feather Moulting Moon • Halfway Summer Moon • Month of the Ripe Corn Moon • Moon When the Chokecherries are Ripe • Raspberry Moon • Salmon Moon • Thunder Moon
Cow Appreciation Day
Different Colored Eyes Day
Etch A Sketch Day
National Eat Your Jell-O Day
National Pecan Pie Day
New Conversations Day
Paper Bag Day
Today is also…
Birthday of the Heir to the Crown of Tonga
Independence Day, celebrates the independence of Kiribati from the United Kingdom in 1979.
Independence Day, celebrates the independence of São Tomé and Príncipe from Portugal in 1975.
The second day of Naadam in Mongolia
The Twelfth, also known as Orangemen's Day in Northern Ireland, Scotland, Newfoundland and Labrador
On this day in history….
1493 – Hartmann Schedel's Nuremberg Chronicle, one of the best-documented early printed books, is published.
1543 – King Henry VIII of England marries his sixth and last wife, Catherine Parr, at Hampton Court Palace.
1962 – The Rolling Stones perform for the first time at London's Marquee Club.
1971 – The Australian Aboriginal Flag is flown for the first time.
And of today is your birthday, Happy Birthday To You! You get to share birthday cake with…
100 BC – Julius Caesar, Roman politician and general (d. 44 BC)
1817 – Henry David Thoreau, American essayist, poet, and philosopher (d. 1862)
1854 – George Eastman, American businessman, founded Eastman Kodak (d. 1933)
1884 – Louis B. Mayer, Russian-born American film producer, co-founded Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (d. 1957)
1884 – Amedeo Modigliani, Italian painter and sculptor (d. 1920)
1895 – Buckminster Fuller, American architect and engineer, designed the Montreal Biosphère (d. 1983)
1895 – Oscar Hammerstein II, American director, producer, and songwriter (d. 1960)
1904 – Pablo Neruda, Chilean poet and diplomat, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1973)
1908 – Milton Berle, American comedian and actor (d. 2002)
1909 – Joe DeRita, American actor (d. 1993)
1917 – Andrew Wyeth, American artist (d. 2009)
1918 – Doris Grumbach, American novelist, memoirist, biographer, literary critic, and essayist
1922 – Mark Hatfield, American soldier and politician, 29th Governor of Oregon (d. 2011)
1933 – Donald E. Westlake, American author and screenwriter (d. 2008)
1934 – Van Cliburn, American pianist and composer (d. 2013)
1937 – Bill Cosby, American actor, comedian, producer, and screenwriter
1937 – Robert McFarlane, American colonel and diplomat, 13th United States National Security Advisor (d. 2022)
1942 – Swamp Dogg, American R&B singer-songwriter and musician
1943 – Christine McVie, English singer-songwriter and keyboard player
1944 – Delia Ephron, American author, playwright, and screenwriter
1945 – Butch Hancock, American country-folk singer-songwriter and musician
1948 – Walter Egan, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
1948 – Richard Simmons, American fitness trainer and actor
1951 – Cheryl Ladd, American actress
1955 – Jimmy LaFave, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2017)
1971 – Kristi Yamaguchi, American figure skater
1979 – Brooke Baldwin, American journalist and television news anchor
1997 – Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani-English activist, Nobel Prize laureate