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Moon: 7.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 31, 2016 at 1:52:44 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:31 AM 48° Northeast
Sunset Today: 10:39 PM 312° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:28 AM 49° Northeast
Moonset Today: 8:59 PM 309° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 17 hours, 7 minutes (-5m 11s)

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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

1:52 AM

Altitude

-10.7°

Heading

357° N

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

17h 7m 23s

Change since

Yesterday: -5m 11s

Winter: +11h 39m

Summer: -2h 14m

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

Today it does not get darker than Nautical Twilight.

Nautical Twilight12:00 AM – 4:25 AM
Civil Twilight4:25 AM – 5:31 AM
Daylight5:31 AM – 10:39 PM
Civil Twilight10:39 PM – 11:44 PM
Nautical Twilight11:44 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 315:31 AM10:39 PM17:07:23−5:112:06 PM (46.8°)94.350
Aug 15:34 AM10:36 PM17:02:09−5:132:06 PM (46.5°)94.339
Aug 25:36 AM10:33 PM16:56:53−5:162:06 PM (46.3°)94.326
Aug 35:39 AM10:31 PM16:51:35−5:182:06 PM (46.0°)94.314
Aug 45:41 AM10:28 PM16:46:15−5:192:06 PM (45.8°)94.300
Aug 55:44 AM10:25 PM16:40:54−5:212:05 PM (45.5°)94.287
Aug 65:47 AM10:22 PM16:35:31−5:232:05 PM (45.2°)94.272
* 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 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 198:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 202:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 226:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 211:44 AM
* 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 2016 Moon Phases

1:52 AM

Altitude

-7.7°

Heading

28° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

7.4%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 313:28 AM8:59 PM-12:17 PM(46.5°)233,2675.1%
Aug 14:34 AM9:38 PM-1:12 PM(45.1°)235,2811.3%
Aug 25:48 AM10:07 PM-2:05 PM(42.8°)237,6800.1%
Aug 37:05 AM10:29 PM-2:56 PM(39.7°)240,3371.4%
Aug 48:23 AM10:47 PM-3:44 PM(36.1°)243,0814.9%
Aug 59:40 AM11:03 PM-4:30 PM(32.1°)245,70710.4%
Aug 610:56 AM11:17 PM-5:14 PM(28.1°)248,00717.4%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Anchorage This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jul 31, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:03 AMSun 11:06 PMSun 3:36 PMDifficult to see
VenusSun 7:06 AMSun 11:08 PMSun 3:08 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 6:17 PMSun 11:52 PMSun 9:05 PMExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSun 10:17 AMSun 11:26 PMSun 4:52 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSun 6:35 PMMon 1:10 AMSun 9:52 PMSlightly difficult to see
UranusSat 11:43 PMSun 2:03 PMSun 6:53 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 11:10 PMSun 9:19 AMSun 4:14 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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