Almanac – Monday, October 17, 2022
Today is Monday, October 17, 2022,
October 17 is the 290th day of the year
There are 75 days left until the end of the year.
The sun will rise in San Francisco at 7:20:29 a.m.
and the sun will set tonight at 6:28:26 p.m.
We will have 11 hours and 7 minutes of daylight
Solar noon will be at 12:54:27 pm.
The first high tide will be at 7:04 a.m. at 4.56 feet
The only low tide of the day will be at 11:51 a.m. at 3.60 feet
The next high tide will be at 4:28 p.m. at 4.89 feet
and the last low tide at Ocean Beach in the next 24 hours will be at 12:11 a.m. at 0.67 feet
The water temperature at San Francisco Bay Water Park is expected to be 62.8 degrees
The Moon is currently 51.9% visible
It’s the third quarter moon right now.
We will have a New Moon and a Partial Solar Eclipse in 8 days on Tuesday, October 25, 2022 at 3:49 a.m.
Today is also… International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
On this day in history…
1979 – The Organic Law of the Ministry of Education creates the US Department of Education.
…and if today is your birthday, happy birthday to you! You are sharing this special day with…
1900 – Jean-ArthurAmerican actress (died 1991)
1903 – Nathanael WestAmerican author and screenwriter (died 1940)
1933 – The singing nunBelgian singer-songwriter, guitarist and nun (died 1985)
1948 – Margot KidderCanadian-American actress (died 2018)
1951 – Shari UlrichAmerican-Canadian singer-songwriter and violinist
1968 – Ziggy MarleyJamaican singer-songwriter, guitarist and voice actor
1969 – Wyclef JeanHaitian-American rapper, producer, and actor