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Moon: 49.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jun 27, 2016 at 10:44:31 AM


Sunrise Today: 4:09 AM 41° Northeast
Sunset Today: 10:00 PM 318° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:50 AM 92° East
Moonset Today: 1:17 PM 272° West


Daylight Hours: 17 hours, 50 minutes (-54s)

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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

10:44 AM

Altitude

47.8°

Heading

128° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

17h 50m 48s

Change since

Yesterday: -54s

Winter: +11h 8m

Summer: -3m 24s

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

Today it does not get darker than Nautical Twilight.

Nautical Twilight12:00 AM – 3:01 AM
Civil Twilight3:01 AM – 4:09 AM
Daylight4:09 AM – 10:00 PM
Civil Twilight10:00 PM – 11:07 PM
Nautical Twilight11:07 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Sitka - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 274:09 AM10:00 PM17:50:48−0:541:05 PM (56.2°)94.500
Jun 284:10 AM9:59 PM17:49:46−1:021:05 PM (56.2°)94.503
Jun 294:10 AM9:59 PM17:48:35−1:101:05 PM (56.1°)94.506
Jun 304:11 AM9:59 PM17:47:15−1:191:05 PM (56.1°)94.509
Jul 14:12 AM9:58 PM17:45:50−1:251:05 PM (56.0°)94.511
Jul 24:13 AM9:57 PM17:44:16−1:341:06 PM (55.9°)94.512
Jul 34:14 AM9:57 PM17:42:34−1:411:06 PM (55.8°)94.513
* All times are local time for Sitka. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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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 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 2016 Moon Phases

10:44 AM

Altitude

18.1°

Heading

240° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

49.9%

Moon in Sitka - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 2712:50 AM1:17 PM-6:56 AM(32.4°)230,97151.7%
Jun 281:12 AM2:39 PM-7:48 AM(37.0°)229,39239.9%
Jun 291:36 AM4:02 PM-8:41 AM(41.5°)228,18928.5%
Jun 302:04 AM5:23 PM-9:36 AM(45.4°)227,50918.3%
Jul 12:36 AM6:42 PM-10:33 AM(48.4°)227,4969.8%
Jul 23:17 AM7:53 PM-11:31 AM(50.3°)228,2543.9%
Jul 34:07 AM8:53 PM-12:30 PM(50.9°)229,8150.7%
* All times are local time for Sitka. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Sitka This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jun 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 3:23 AMMon 9:12 PMMon 12:17 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 4:33 AMMon 10:26 PMMon 1:30 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 6:15 PMTue 1:34 AMMon 9:54 PMGood visibility
JupiterMon 11:05 AMTue 12:31 AMMon 5:48 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 7:30 PMTue 2:59 AMMon 11:14 PMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 1:08 AMMon 3:05 PMMon 8:07 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 12:18 AMMon 10:46 AMMon 5:32 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sitka.

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