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Moon: 59.9%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 25, 2016 at 6:34:03 PM


Sunrise Today: 4:48 AM 51° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:27 PM 309° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:43 PM 78° East
Moonset Today: 12:26 PM 278° West


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 39 minutes (-3m 44s)

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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

6:34 PM

Altitude

20.7°

Heading

274° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

16h 39m 3s

Change since

Yesterday: -3m 44s

Winter: +9h 57m

Summer: -1h 15m

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 Astronomical Twilight.

Astro. Twilight12:00 AM – 2:19 AM
Nautical Twilight2:19 AM – 3:53 AM
Civil Twilight3:53 AM – 4:48 AM
Daylight4:48 AM – 9:27 PM
Civil Twilight9:27 PM – 10:20 PM
Nautical Twilight10:20 PM – 11:52 PM
Astro. Twilight11:52 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Sitka - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 254:48 AM9:27 PM16:39:03−3:441:08 PM (52.4°)94.410
Jul 264:50 AM9:25 PM16:35:15−3:481:08 PM (52.1°)94.402
Jul 274:51 AM9:23 PM16:31:24−3:511:08 PM (51.9°)94.392
Jul 284:53 AM9:21 PM16:27:29−3:541:08 PM (51.7°)94.383
Jul 294:55 AM9:19 PM16:23:31−3:571:08 PM (51.4°)94.373
Jul 304:57 AM9:17 PM16:19:30−4:001:08 PM (51.2°)94.362
Jul 314:59 AM9:15 PM16:15:27−4:031:08 PM (50.9°)94.351
* 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

6:34 PM

Altitude

-28.0°

Heading

6° N

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

59.9%

Moon in Sitka - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 25-12:26 PM11:43 PM5:45 AM(35.5°)230,28265.8%
Jul 26-1:48 PM-6:37 AM(40.0°)229,82154.1%
Jul 2712:08 AM3:08 PM-7:31 AM(44.0°)229,70242.2%
Jul 2812:38 AM4:26 PM-8:26 AM(47.3°)229,94230.7%
Jul 291:15 AM5:38 PM-9:22 AM(49.6°)230,57720.4%
Jul 302:00 AM6:42 PM-10:19 AM(50.8°)231,65311.7%
Jul 312:54 AM7:34 PM-11:16 AM(50.7°)233,1955.3%
* 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, Jul 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:38 AMMon 10:09 PMMon 2:25 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 6:04 AMMon 10:02 PMMon 2:04 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 4:54 PMMon 11:49 PMMon 8:22 PMGood visibility
JupiterMon 9:41 AMMon 10:45 PMMon 4:14 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 5:33 PMTue 1:04 AMMon 9:19 PMFairly good visibility
UranusMon 11:15 PMTue 1:13 PMTue 6:14 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 10:23 PMTue 8:50 AMTue 3:36 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Sitka.

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