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

Moon: 11.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 18, 2014 at 3:12:17 PM


Sunrise Today: 10:12 AM 143° Southeast
Sunset Today: 3:41 PM 217° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 5:40 AM 119° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:19 PM 238° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 5 hours, 28 minutes (-43s)

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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

3:12 PM

Altitude

1.4°

Heading

211° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length
5h 28m 40s

-43s 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

Night12:00 AM – 7:16 AM
Astro. Twilight7:16 AM – 8:10 AM
Nautical Twilight8:10 AM – 9:10 AM
Civil Twilight9:10 AM – 10:12 AM
Daylight10:12 AM – 3:41 PM
Civil Twilight3:41 PM – 4:43 PM
Nautical Twilight4:43 PM – 5:42 PM
Astro. Twilight5:42 PM – 6:36 PM
Night6:36 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 1810:12 AM3:41 PM5:28:38−0:4312:56 PM (5.6°)91.473
Dec 1910:13 AM3:41 PM5:28:07−0:3112:57 PM (5.5°)91.466
Dec 2010:13 AM3:41 PM5:27:48−0:1912:57 PM (5.5°)91.460
Dec 2110:14 AM3:42 PM5:27:41−0:0612:58 PM (5.5°)91.453
Dec 2210:14 AM3:42 PM5:27:48+0:0612:58 PM (5.5°)91.447
Dec 2310:15 AM3:43 PM5:28:06+0:1712:59 PM (5.5°)91.442
Dec 2410:15 AM3:44 PM5:28:36+0:3012:59 PM (5.6°)91.436
* All times are in local Anchorage time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 2:03 PM in Anchorage. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date

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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

3:12 PM

Altitude

-6.6°

Heading

250° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

11.3%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 185:40 AM2:19 PM-10:04 AM(13.9°)239,31612.8%
Dec 196:57 AM2:49 PM-10:56 AM(11.3°)235,8236.4%
Dec 208:09 AM3:30 PM-11:51 AM(9.7°)232,5832.0%
Dec 219:14 AM4:25 PM-12:49 PM(9.3°)229,8820.2%
Dec 2210:06 AM5:34 PM-1:48 PM(10.1°)227,9431.3%
Dec 2310:46 AM6:56 PM-2:47 PM(12.2°)226,8905.3%
Dec 2411:16 AM8:23 PM-3:44 PM(15.3°)226,73312.0%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Anchorage time.

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