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Moon: 61.0%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jun 26, 2016 at 11:07:47 AM


Sunrise Today: 4:23 AM 32° Northeast
Sunset Today: 11:41 PM 328° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:33 AM 101° East
Moonset Today: 12:54 PM 263° West


Daylight Hours: 19 hours, 17 minutes (-1m 8s)

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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

11:07 AM

Altitude

41.8°

Heading

122° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

19h 17m 49s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 8s

Winter: +13h 50m

Summer: -3m 43s

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 Civil Twilight.

Civil Twilight12:00 AM – 4:23 AM
Daylight4:23 AM – 11:41 PM
Civil Twilight11:41 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 264:23 AM11:41 PM19:17:49−1:082:03 PM (52.1°)94.496
Jun 274:24 AM11:41 PM19:16:29−1:202:03 PM (52.1°)94.500
Jun 284:25 AM11:40 PM19:14:57−1:312:03 PM (52.0°)94.503
Jun 294:26 AM11:39 PM19:13:13−1:442:03 PM (52.0°)94.506
Jun 304:27 AM11:39 PM19:11:17−1:552:03 PM (51.9°)94.509
Jul 14:29 AM11:38 PM19:09:12−2:042:04 PM (51.8°)94.511
Jul 24:30 AM11:37 PM19:06:56−2:162:04 PM (51.8°)94.512
* 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 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 198:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 202:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 226:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 211:44 AM
* 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 2016 Moon Phases

11:07 AM

Altitude

10.6°

Heading

240° SW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

61.0%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 261:33 AM12:54 PM-7:06 AM(23.8°)232,72362.8%
Jun 271:50 AM2:20 PM-7:56 AM(28.4°)230,90151.3%
Jun 282:07 AM3:48 PM-8:48 AM(33.1°)229,33539.5%
Jun 292:26 AM5:16 PM-9:41 AM(37.5°)228,15128.1%
Jun 302:48 AM6:44 PM-10:36 AM(41.3°)227,49517.9%
Jul 13:16 AM8:06 PM-11:33 AM(44.3°)227,5119.6%
Jul 23:53 AM9:20 PM-12:32 PM(46.2°)228,3023.7%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Anchorage This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jun 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 3:39 AMSun 10:45 PMSun 1:10 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 4:45 AMMon 12:08 AMSun 2:27 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 7:47 PMMon 2:06 AMSun 10:56 PMGood visibility
JupiterSun 11:58 AMMon 1:40 AMSun 6:49 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 9:01 PMMon 3:33 AMMon 12:17 AMGreat visibility
UranusSun 2:00 AMSun 4:18 PMSun 9:09 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 1:28 AMSun 11:40 AMSun 6:34 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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