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Moon: 11.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 27, 2016 at 5:53:47 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:58 AM 92° East
Sunset Today: 6:45 PM 267° West


Moonrise Today: 3:05 AM 68° East
Moonset Today: 5:48 PM 288° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 46 minutes (-4m 48s)

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

5:53 AM

Altitude

-9.5°

Heading

79° E

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

11h 46m 43s

Change since

Yesterday: -4m 48s

Winter: +5h 4m

Summer: -6h 7m

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 – 4:48 AM
Astro. Twilight4:48 AM – 5:35 AM
Nautical Twilight5:35 AM – 6:20 AM
Civil Twilight6:20 AM – 6:58 AM
Daylight6:58 AM – 6:45 PM
Civil Twilight6:45 PM – 7:23 PM
Nautical Twilight7:23 PM – 8:08 PM
Astro. Twilight8:08 PM – 8:55 PM
Night8:55 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Sitka - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 276:58 AM6:45 PM11:46:43−4:4812:52 PM (30.9°)93.147
Sep 287:00 AM6:42 PM11:41:54−4:4812:52 PM (30.5°)93.121
Sep 297:02 AM6:39 PM11:37:06−4:4812:51 PM (30.1°)93.095
Sep 307:04 AM6:37 PM11:32:18−4:4812:51 PM (29.8°)93.068
Oct 17:06 AM6:34 PM11:27:30−4:4812:51 PM (29.4°)93.042
Oct 27:09 AM6:31 PM11:22:42−4:4712:50 PM (29.0°)93.015
Oct 37:11 AM6:29 PM11:17:54−4:4712:50 PM (28.6°)92.988
* 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

5:53 AM

Altitude

20.8°

Heading

103° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

11.2%

Moon in Sitka - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 273:05 AM5:48 PM-10:34 AM(43.1°)243,56310.0%
Sep 284:16 AM6:10 PM-11:20 AM(39.5°)245,7134.6%
Sep 295:27 AM6:30 PM-12:05 PM(35.6°)247,6421.3%
Sep 306:36 AM6:49 PM-12:49 PM(31.5°)249,3220.1%
Oct 17:45 AM7:07 PM-1:32 PM(27.6°)250,7040.8%
Oct 28:53 AM7:27 PM-2:15 PM(23.9°)251,7163.5%
Oct 310:00 AM7:49 PM-2:59 PM(20.6°)252,2667.9%
* 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, Tue, Sep 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:07 AMTue 6:28 PMTue 11:48 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 10:05 AMTue 7:23 PMTue 2:45 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 3:41 PMTue 9:27 PMTue 6:34 PMDifficult to see
JupiterTue 6:49 AMTue 6:49 PMTue 12:49 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnTue 1:31 PMTue 8:55 PMTue 5:13 PMDifficult to see
UranusMon 7:06 PMTue 8:58 AMTue 2:02 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 6:09 PMWed 4:28 AMTue 11:19 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sitka.

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