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

Moon: 47.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 28, 2014 at 4:10:29 AM


Sunrise Today: 10:15 AM 142° Southeast
Sunset Today: 3:48 PM 218° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 12:33 PM 82° East
Moonset Today: 12:50 AM 274° West


Daylight Hours: 5 hours, 32 minutes (+1m 18s)

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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

4:10 AM

Altitude

-40.1°

Heading

63° NE

Phase

Night

Day length
5h 32m 38s

+1m 18s longer

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 – 7:20 AM
Astro. Twilight7:20 AM – 8:14 AM
Nautical Twilight8:14 AM – 9:13 AM
Civil Twilight9:13 AM – 10:15 AM
Daylight10:15 AM – 3:48 PM
Civil Twilight3:48 PM – 4:49 PM
Nautical Twilight4:49 PM – 5:49 PM
Astro. Twilight5:49 PM – 6:42 PM
Night6:42 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 2810:15 AM3:48 PM5:32:38+1:181:01 PM (5.7°)91.419
Dec 2910:15 AM3:49 PM5:34:08+1:301:02 PM (5.8°)91.416
Dec 3010:14 AM3:50 PM5:35:49+1:411:02 PM (5.8°)91.413
Dec 3110:14 AM3:52 PM5:37:42+1:521:03 PM (5.9°)91.411
Jan 110:13 AM3:53 PM5:39:46+2:031:03 PM (6.0°)91.409
Jan 210:13 AM3:55 PM5:42:00+2:141:04 PM (6.1°)91.408
Jan 310:12 AM3:56 PM5:44:25+2:241:04 PM (6.2°)91.407
* 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

4:10 AM

Altitude

-20.8°

Heading

319° NW

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

47.6%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 28-12:50 AM12:33 PM7:15 PM(33.1°)232,41754.6%
Dec 29-2:15 AM12:51 PM8:06 PM(37.2°)234,56265.8%
Dec 30-3:39 AM1:12 PM8:57 PM(40.8°)236,75475.9%
Dec 31-5:00 AM1:36 PM9:48 PM(43.7°)238,94784.6%
Jan 1-6:15 AM2:07 PM10:40 PM(45.6°)241,11891.5%
Jan 2-7:23 AM2:46 PM11:32 PM(46.5°)243,24896.4%
Jan 3-8:20 AM3:35 PM---
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Anchorage time.

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