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

Moon: 14.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Aug 29, 2014 at 8:19:46 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:44 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 9:15 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:01 PM 109° East
Moonset Today: 9:56 PM 248° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 30 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

8:19 AM

Altitude

10.6°

Heading

90° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length
14h 30m 24s

-5m 38s 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

Astro. Twilight12:00 AM – 12:47 AM
Night12:47 AM – 3:15 AM
Astro. Twilight3:15 AM – 4:52 AM
Nautical Twilight4:52 AM – 5:56 AM
Civil Twilight5:56 AM – 6:44 AM
Daylight6:44 AM – 9:15 PM
Civil Twilight9:15 PM – 10:02 PM
Nautical Twilight10:02 PM – 11:06 PM
Astro. Twilight11:06 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 296:44 AM9:15 PM14:30:24−5:382:00 PM (38.0°)93.872
Aug 306:47 AM9:12 PM14:24:46−5:382:00 PM (37.6°)93.850
Aug 316:49 AM9:08 PM14:19:07−5:382:00 PM (37.2°)93.828
Sep 16:52 AM9:05 PM14:13:28−5:381:59 PM (36.9°)93.806
Sep 26:54 AM9:02 PM14:07:49−5:391:59 PM (36.5°)93.783
Sep 36:57 AM8:59 PM14:02:10−5:391:59 PM (36.1°)93.760
Sep 46:59 AM8:56 PM13:56:31−5:391:58 PM (35.8°)93.736
* 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

8:19 AM

Altitude

-25.1°

Heading

60° NE

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

14.8%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 2912:01 PM9:56 PM-5:04 PM(18.4°)245,83517.5%
Aug 301:16 PM10:16 PM-5:51 PM(15.1°)243,22726.0%
Aug 312:31 PM10:42 PM-6:40 PM(12.3°)240,23035.9%
Sep 13:44 PM11:16 PM-7:32 PM(10.4°)236,92646.7%
Sep 24:50 PM--8:27 PM(9.4°)233,46058.0%
Sep 3-12:03 AM5:47 PM9:24 PM(9.5°)230,05169.2%
Sep 4-1:04 AM6:32 PM10:22 PM(11.0°)226,98079.7%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Anchorage time.

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