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Moon: 44.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Oct 30, 2014 at 6:03:17 AM


Sunrise Today: 8:08 AM 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:21 PM 245° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:21 PM 117° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:46 PM 246° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 13 minutes (-4m 33s)

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Today's Sun Position in Sitka

The Sun's altitude in Sitka 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

6:03 AM

Altitude

-17.1°

Heading

89° E

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length
9h 13m 3s

-4m 33s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Sitka today

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Day, night and twilight times in Sitka 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 – 5:58 AM
Astro. Twilight5:58 AM – 6:42 AM
Nautical Twilight6:42 AM – 7:27 AM
Civil Twilight7:27 AM – 8:08 AM
Daylight8:08 AM – 5:21 PM
Civil Twilight5:21 PM – 6:02 PM
Nautical Twilight6:02 PM – 6:47 PM
Astro. Twilight6:47 PM – 7:31 PM
Night7:31 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Sitka - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 308:08 AM5:21 PM9:13:03−4:3312:45 PM (19.0°)92.307
Oct 318:10 AM5:19 PM9:08:31−4:3112:45 PM (18.7°)92.282
Nov 18:12 AM5:17 PM9:04:01−4:3012:45 PM (18.4°)92.257
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Nov 27:15 AM4:14 PM8:59:32−4:2811:45 AM (18.1°)92.233
Nov 37:17 AM4:12 PM8:55:05−4:2711:45 AM (17.8°)92.209
Nov 47:19 AM4:10 PM8:50:39−4:2511:45 AM (17.5°)92.185
Nov 57:21 AM4:08 PM8:46:15−4:2311:45 AM (17.2°)92.161
* All times are in local Sitka time.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 2:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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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 Sitka time.

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Today's moon in Sitka

The Moon's path in Sitka 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

6:03 AM

Altitude

-48.4°

Heading

351° N

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

44.1%

Moon in Sitka - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Oct 302:21 PM11:46 PM-6:59 PM(18.5°)230,46750.2%
Oct 312:51 PM--7:53 PM(22.1°)229,43662.0%
Nov 1-1:07 AM3:17 PM8:46 PM(26.4°)228,78073.2%
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Nov 2-1:29 AM2:40 PM8:39 PM(31.0°)228,61683.1%
Nov 3-2:52 AM3:03 PM9:31 PM(35.8°)229,05691.1%
Nov 4-4:16 AM3:26 PM10:24 PM(40.2°)230,17896.7%
Nov 5-5:38 AM3:52 PM11:17 PM(44.1°)231,99199.5%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Sitka time.

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