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

Moon: 97.3%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 3, 2015 at 3:41:19 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:54 AM 103° East
Sunset Today: 6:30 PM 258° West


Moonrise Today: 4:46 PM 70° East
Moonset Today: 7:02 AM 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 35 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

3:41 PM

Altitude

16.1°

Heading

219° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 35m 48s

Change since

Yesterday: +5m 44s

Winter: +5h 8m

Summer: -8h 45m

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 – 5:30 AM
Astro. Twilight5:30 AM – 6:21 AM
Nautical Twilight6:21 AM – 7:11 AM
Civil Twilight7:11 AM – 7:54 AM
Daylight7:54 AM – 6:30 PM
Civil Twilight6:30 PM – 7:13 PM
Nautical Twilight7:13 PM – 8:03 PM
Astro. Twilight8:03 PM – 8:55 PM
Night8:55 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 37:54 AM6:30 PM10:35:48+5:441:11 PM (22.2°)92.157
Mar 47:51 AM6:33 PM10:41:32+5:441:11 PM (22.6°)92.180
Mar 57:48 AM6:35 PM10:47:17+5:441:11 PM (22.9°)92.204
Mar 67:45 AM6:38 PM10:53:01+5:441:11 PM (23.3°)92.228
Mar 77:42 AM6:41 PM10:58:46+5:441:11 PM (23.7°)92.252
Note: hours shift because clocks change forward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Mar 88:39 AM7:43 PM11:04:30+5:442:10 PM (24.1°)92.276
Mar 98:36 AM7:46 PM11:10:15+5:442:10 PM (24.5°)92.301
* All times are local time for Anchorage. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 2:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 202:45 PM
June SolsticeJun 218:38 AM
September EquinoxSep 2312:20 AM
December SolsticeDec 217:48 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

3:41 PM

Altitude

-7.3°

Heading

56° NE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

97.3%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 3-7:02 AM4:46 PM---
Mar 4-7:19 AM5:57 PM12:10 AM(36.6°)252,36398.2%
Mar 5-7:34 AM7:08 PM12:53 AM(33.1°)252,53499.8%
Mar 6-7:49 AM8:20 PM1:36 AM(29.3°)252,28299.6%
Mar 7-8:03 AM9:32 PM2:18 AM(25.5°)251,60897.4%
Note: hours shift because clocks change forward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Mar 8-9:18 AM11:44 PM4:01 AM(21.7°)250,49693.4%
Mar 9-9:36 AM-4:45 AM(18.2°)248,91887.7%
* 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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