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Flag for U.S.A. Anchorage, AK, U.S.A. — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 2.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 9, 2016 at 2:13:27 PM


Sunrise Today: 8:59 AM 120° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:29 PM 240° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 9:11 AM 107° East
Moonset Today: 7:48 PM 257° West


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 29 minutes (+5m 32s)

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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

2:13 PM

Altitude

13.3°

Heading

195° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

8h 29m 31s

Change since

Yesterday: +5m 32s

Winter: +3h 1m

Summer: -10h 52m

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 – 6:31 AM
Astro. Twilight6:31 AM – 7:21 AM
Nautical Twilight7:21 AM – 8:12 AM
Civil Twilight8:12 AM – 8:59 AM
Daylight8:59 AM – 5:29 PM
Civil Twilight5:29 PM – 6:16 PM
Nautical Twilight6:16 PM – 7:08 PM
Astro. Twilight7:08 PM – 7:58 PM
Night7:58 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 98:59 AM5:29 PM8:29:30+5:311:14 PM (14.2°)91.716
Feb 108:57 AM5:32 PM8:35:03+5:331:14 PM (14.6°)91.732
Feb 118:54 AM5:35 PM8:40:38+5:341:14 PM (14.9°)91.748
Feb 128:51 AM5:37 PM8:46:14+5:351:14 PM (15.2°)91.765
Feb 138:48 AM5:40 PM8:51:50+5:361:14 PM (15.6°)91.782
Feb 148:46 AM5:43 PM8:57:28+5:371:14 PM (15.9°)91.799
Feb 158:43 AM5:46 PM9:03:06+5:381:14 PM (16.2°)91.816
* All times are local time for Anchorage. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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

2:13 PM

Altitude

20.8°

Heading

178° S

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

2.5%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 99:11 AM7:48 PM-2:22 PM(20.8°)226,9492.6%
Feb 109:31 AM9:18 PM-3:16 PM(25.4°)226,4077.8%
Feb 119:50 AM10:48 PM-4:10 PM(30.2°)226,74515.7%
Feb 1210:09 AM--5:03 PM(34.8°)227,82925.5%
Feb 13-12:17 AM10:30 AM5:57 PM(39.0°)229,47236.6%
Feb 14-1:44 AM10:54 AM6:51 PM(42.3°)231,48148.3%
Feb 15-3:06 AM11:24 AM7:46 PM(44.8°)233,68659.8%
* All times are local time for Anchorage. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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