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

Moon: 100.0%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Aug 29, 2015 at 9:28:22 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:44 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 9:15 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:01 PM 101° East
Moonset Today: 6:49 AM 253° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 31 minutes (-5m 38s)

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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

9:28 AM

Altitude

18.7°

Heading

105° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 31m 48s

Change since

Yesterday: -5m 38s

Winter: +9h 4m

Summer: -4h 49m

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

Astro. Twilight12:00 AM – 12:49 AM
Night12:49 AM – 3:13 AM
Astro. Twilight3:13 AM – 4:51 AM
Nautical Twilight4:51 AM – 5:56 AM
Civil Twilight5:56 AM – 6:44 AM
Daylight6:44 AM – 9:15 PM
Civil Twilight9:15 PM – 10:03 PM
Nautical Twilight10:03 PM – 11:07 PM
Astro. Twilight11:07 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 296:44 AM9:15 PM14:31:48−5:382:00 PM (38.0°)93.869
Aug 306:46 AM9:12 PM14:26:10−5:382:00 PM (37.7°)93.848
Aug 316:49 AM9:09 PM14:20:31−5:382:00 PM (37.3°)93.826
Sep 16:51 AM9:06 PM14:14:52−5:381:59 PM (37.0°)93.805
Sep 26:54 AM9:03 PM14:09:14−5:381:59 PM (36.6°)93.783
Sep 36:56 AM9:00 PM14:03:35−5:391:59 PM (36.2°)93.761
Sep 46:59 AM8:57 PM13:57:55−5:391:59 PM (35.9°)93.739
* 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 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 202:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 218:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 2312:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 217:49 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 2015 Moon Phases

9:28 AM

Altitude

-18.6°

Heading

287° W

Phase

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Percent illuminated

100.0%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 29-6:49 AM9:01 PM1:37 AM(19.1°)223,52299.7%
Aug 30-8:22 AM9:21 PM2:33 AM(23.7°)222,65499.3%
Aug 31-9:56 AM9:40 PM3:29 AM(28.6°)223,03395.7%
Sep 1-11:28 AM10:01 PM4:24 AM(33.4°)224,56789.1%
Sep 2-12:57 PM10:25 PM5:20 AM(37.8°)227,03980.3%
Sep 3-2:22 PM10:53 PM6:14 AM(41.5°)230,15669.8%
Sep 4-3:38 PM11:29 PM7:09 AM(44.2°)233,60458.7%
* 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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