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

Moon: 78.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 2, 2015 at 9:14:31 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:54 AM 72° East
Sunset Today: 9:03 PM 288° West


Moonrise Today: 10:25 PM 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 12:57 PM 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 9 minutes (-5m 38s)

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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

9:14 AM

Altitude

15.9°

Heading

103° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 9m 14s

Change since

Yesterday: -5m 38s

Winter: +8h 41m

Summer: -5h 12m

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

Astro. Twilight12:00 AM – 12:17 AM
Night12:17 AM – 3:42 AM
Astro. Twilight3:42 AM – 5:05 AM
Nautical Twilight5:05 AM – 6:07 AM
Civil Twilight6:07 AM – 6:54 AM
Daylight6:54 AM – 9:03 PM
Civil Twilight9:03 PM – 9:49 PM
Nautical Twilight9:49 PM – 10:50 PM
Astro. Twilight10:50 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 26:54 AM9:03 PM14:09:14−5:381:59 PM (36.6°)93.783
Sep 36:56 AM9:00 PM14:03:35−5:391:59 PM (36.2°)93.761
Sep 46:59 AM8:57 PM13:57:55−5:391:59 PM (35.9°)93.739
Sep 57:01 AM8:54 PM13:52:16−5:391:58 PM (35.5°)93.716
Sep 67:04 AM8:50 PM13:46:37−5:391:58 PM (35.1°)93.694
Sep 77:06 AM8:47 PM13:40:58−5:391:58 PM (34.8°)93.671
Sep 87:09 AM8:44 PM13:35:18−5:391:57 PM (34.4°)93.648
* 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

9:14 AM

Altitude

23.9°

Heading

245° SW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

78.7%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 2-12:57 PM10:25 PM5:19 AM(37.8°)227,03980.3%
Sep 3-2:22 PM10:53 PM6:14 AM(41.5°)230,15669.8%
Sep 4-3:38 PM11:29 PM7:09 AM(44.2°)233,60458.7%
Sep 5-4:45 PM-8:03 AM(45.8°)237,10347.4%
Sep 612:13 AM5:39 PM-8:56 AM(46.3°)240,42936.5%
Sep 71:07 AM6:22 PM-9:48 AM(45.9°)243,43226.6%
Sep 82:08 AM6:55 PM-10:37 AM(44.4°)246,02718.0%
* 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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