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

Moon: 48.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 25, 2015 at 4:30:46 AM


Sunrise Today: 4:50 AM 40° Northeast
Sunset Today: 11:05 PM 321° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:26 PM 76° East
Moonset Today: 2:56 AM 287° West


Daylight Hours: 18 hours, 15 minutes (+4m 24s)

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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

4:30 AM

Altitude

-1.3°

Heading

36° NE

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

18h 15m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: +4m 24s

Winter: +12h 47m

Summer: -1h 5m

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.

Civil Twilight12:00 AM – 12:28 AM
Nautical Twilight12:28 AM – 3:24 AM
Civil Twilight3:24 AM – 4:50 AM
Daylight4:50 AM – 11:05 PM
Civil Twilight11:05 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 254:50 AM11:05 PM18:15:36+4:241:57 PM (49.8°)94.155
May 264:47 AM11:07 PM18:19:55+4:181:57 PM (50.0°)94.171
May 274:45 AM11:10 PM18:24:07+4:121:57 PM (50.2°)94.186
May 284:44 AM11:12 PM18:28:14+4:061:57 PM (50.3°)94.202
May 294:42 AM11:14 PM18:32:13+3:591:57 PM (50.5°)94.217
May 304:40 AM11:16 PM18:36:06+3:521:57 PM (50.6°)94.232
May 314:38 AM11:18 PM18:39:52+3:451:57 PM (50.8°)94.246
* 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

4:30 AM

Altitude

-10.8°

Heading

307° NW

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

48.2%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 25-2:56 AM1:26 PM8:27 PM(33.7°)250,97054.5%
May 26-3:12 AM2:38 PM9:10 PM(29.9°)251,15364.1%
May 27-3:26 AM3:50 PM9:52 PM(26.1°)250,52673.1%
May 28-3:40 AM5:02 PM10:35 PM(22.2°)249,17781.4%
May 29-3:55 AM6:15 PM11:19 PM(18.6°)247,24188.5%
May 30-4:12 AM7:30 PM---
May 31-4:33 AM8:44 PM12:06 AM(15.3°)244,89494.2%
* 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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