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Flag for U.S.A. Anchorage, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 96.1%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 2, 2015 at 2:00:38 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:20 AM 78° East
Sunset Today: 8:48 PM 282° West


Moonrise Today: 7:08 PM 91° East
Moonset Today: 6:56 AM 273° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 28 minutes (+5m 44s)

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Today's Sun Position in Anchorage

The Sun's altitude in Anchorage today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

2:00 AM

Altitude

-23.9°

Heading

0° N

Phase

Night

Day length

13h 28m 13s

Change since

yesterday: +5m 44s

Winter: +8h

Summer: -5h 53m

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Anchorage today

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Day, night and twilight times in Anchorage today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 AM – 4:31 AM
Astro. Twilight4:31 AM – 5:39 AM
Nautical Twilight5:39 AM – 6:35 AM
Civil Twilight6:35 AM – 7:20 AM
Daylight7:20 AM – 8:48 PM
Civil Twilight8:48 PM – 9:33 PM
Nautical Twilight9:33 PM – 10:30 PM
Astro. Twilight10:30 PM – 11:39 PM
Night11:39 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 27:20 AM8:48 PM13:28:13+5:442:03 PM (33.9°)92.917
Apr 37:17 AM8:51 PM13:33:57+5:442:03 PM (34.3°)92.943
Apr 47:13 AM8:53 PM13:39:41+5:442:02 PM (34.7°)92.970
Apr 57:10 AM8:56 PM13:45:26+5:442:02 PM (35.0°)92.997
Apr 67:07 AM8:58 PM13:51:10+5:442:02 PM (35.4°)93.024
Apr 77:04 AM9:01 PM13:56:54+5:442:02 PM (35.8°)93.051
Apr 87:01 AM9:04 PM14:02:38+5:442:01 PM (36.2°)93.078
* All times are local time for Anchorage. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 202:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 218:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 2312:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 217:49 PM
* All times are local Anchorage time.

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Today's moon in Anchorage

The Moon's path in Anchorage today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2015 Moon Phases

2:00 AM

Altitude

28.3°

Heading

205° SW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

96.1%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Apr 2-6:56 AM7:08 PM12:34 AM(30.6°)252,12095.9%
Apr 3-7:11 AM8:21 PM1:17 AM(26.8°)251,46998.9%
Apr 4-7:26 AM9:33 PM2:00 AM(23.0°)250,414100.0%
Apr 5-7:42 AM10:46 PM2:44 AM(19.3°)249,01799.2%
Apr 6-8:02 AM11:59 PM3:29 AM(16.0°)247,31896.3%
Apr 7-8:26 AM-4:16 AM(13.3°)245,33791.5%
Apr 81:09 AM8:57 AM-5:06 AM(11.2°)243,08584.8%
* All times are local time for Anchorage. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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