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

Moon: 51.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Oct 1, 2014 at 2:50:22 PM


Sunrise Today: 8:07 AM 95° East
Sunset Today: 7:30 PM 264° West


Moonrise Today: 4:28 PM 130° Southeast


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 23 minutes (-5m 39s)

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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

2:50 PM

Altitude

24.3°

Heading

197° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length
11h 23m 45s

-5m 39s shorter

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 – 5:39 AM
Astro. Twilight5:39 AM – 6:33 AM
Nautical Twilight6:33 AM – 7:24 AM
Civil Twilight7:24 AM – 8:07 AM
Daylight8:07 AM – 7:30 PM
Civil Twilight7:30 PM – 8:13 PM
Nautical Twilight8:13 PM – 9:04 PM
Astro. Twilight9:04 PM – 9:57 PM
Night9:57 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 18:07 AM7:30 PM11:23:45−5:391:49 PM (25.4°)93.059
Oct 28:09 AM7:27 PM11:18:05−5:391:49 PM (25.0°)93.032
Oct 38:12 AM7:24 PM11:12:25−5:391:49 PM (24.6°)93.005
Oct 48:14 AM7:21 PM11:06:46−5:391:48 PM (24.3°)92.978
Oct 58:17 AM7:18 PM11:01:06−5:391:48 PM (23.9°)92.951
Oct 68:19 AM7:15 PM10:55:27−5:391:48 PM (23.5°)92.924
Oct 78:22 AM7:12 PM10:49:47−5:391:47 PM (23.1°)92.897
* All times are in local Anchorage time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 208:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 212:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 226:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 212:03 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 2014 Moon Phases

2:50 PM

Altitude

-10.6°

Heading

110° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent Illuminated

51.7%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Oct 14:28 PM--8:13 PM(10.4°)231,55554.2%
Oct 2-12:03 AM5:06 PM9:09 PM(12.5°)229,15965.8%
Oct 3-1:22 AM5:35 PM10:06 PM(15.7°)227,16276.7%
Oct 4-2:48 AM5:58 PM11:01 PM(19.7°)225,79186.3%
Oct 5-4:18 AM6:18 PM11:56 PM(24.3°)225,25193.6%
Oct 6-5:50 AM6:37 PM---
Oct 7-7:22 AM6:55 PM12:50 AM(29.2°)225,68598.3%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Anchorage time.

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