Almanac - Tuesday October 4, 2022
Today is Tuesday, the 4th of October of 2022,
October 4 is the 277th day of the year
88 days remain until the end of the year.
78 days until winter begins
the sun will rise in San Francisco at 7:08:24 am
and sunset will be at 6:47:01 pm.
We will have 11 hours and 38 minutes of daylight today
The solar transit will be at 12:57:42 pm.
The first low tide will be at 12:43 am at -0.13 feet
The first high tide will be at 8:07 am at 4.87 feet
The next low tide at 1:00 pm at 3.19 feet
and the final high tide at Ocean Beach this evening will be 6:32 pm at 5.82 feet
The Water temperature in San Francisco Bay today should be 65.8 degrees
The Moon is currently 67.6% visible
It’s a Waxing Gibbous Moon
We’ll have the Full Moon in 5 days on Sunday the 9th of October of 2022 at 1:55 pm
The October full moon is called the Full Hunter’s Moon (or Harvest Moon)
This is the month when the game is fattened up for winter. Now is the time for hunting and laying in a store of provisions for the long months ahead.
The October Full Moon can also be called the:
Drying Rice Moon
Falling Leaves Moon
Today is also…
The beginning of World Space Week
On this day in history…
1991 – The Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty is opened for signature.
…and if today is your birthday, Happy Birthday To You! You share this special day with…
1861 – Frederic Remington, American painter, sculptor, and illustrator (d. 1909)
1916 – Jan Murray, American comedian, actor, and game show host (d. 2006)
1941 – Anne Rice, American author (d. 2021)
1946 – Michael Mullen, American admiral
1946 – Susan Sarandon, American actress and activist
1948 – Duke Robillard, American singer-songwriter and guitarist