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

Moon: 1.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 27, 2014 at 10:49:08 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:20 AM 45° Northeast
Sunset Today: 10:50 PM 315° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 6:55 AM 63° Northeast
Moonset Today: 10:18 PM 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 17 hours, 30 minutes (-4m 59s)

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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

10:49 PM

Altitude

-0.2°

Heading

314° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length
17h 30m 26s

-4m 59s 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

Today it does not get darker than Nautical Twilight.

Civil Twilight12:00 AM – 12:04 AM
Nautical Twilight12:04 AM – 4:08 AM
Civil Twilight4:08 AM – 5:20 AM
Daylight5:20 AM – 10:50 PM
Civil Twilight10:50 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 275:20 AM10:50 PM17:30:26−4:592:06 PM (47.9°)94.400
Jul 285:22 AM10:48 PM17:25:24−5:022:06 PM (47.7°)94.390
Jul 295:25 AM10:45 PM17:20:19−5:052:06 PM (47.4°)94.379
Jul 305:27 AM10:43 PM17:15:11−5:072:06 PM (47.2°)94.368
Jul 315:30 AM10:40 PM17:10:01−5:102:06 PM (46.9°)94.357
Aug 15:33 AM10:37 PM17:04:48−5:122:06 PM (46.7°)94.344
Aug 25:35 AM10:35 PM16:59:33−5:142:06 PM (46.4°)94.332
* 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

10:49 PM

Altitude

-2.8°

Heading

299° NW

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

1.8%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 276:55 AM10:18 PM-2:45 PM(39.6°)252,6251.1%
Jul 288:06 AM10:34 PM-3:28 PM(36.3°)252,4813.8%
Jul 299:18 AM10:48 PM-4:11 PM(32.6°)251,8288.3%
Jul 3010:30 AM11:01 PM-4:53 PM(28.7°)250,61514.5%
Jul 3111:44 AM11:15 PM-5:36 PM(24.7°)248,80222.1%
Aug 112:58 PM11:30 PM-6:20 PM(20.8°)246,37731.0%
Aug 22:14 PM11:47 PM-7:06 PM(17.1°)243,37140.9%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Anchorage time.

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