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Moon: 52.2%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 24, 2016 at 3:27:17 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:48 AM 68° East
Sunset Today: 8:17 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:16 PM 60° Northeast
Moonset Today: 2:15 PM 298° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 28 minutes (-4m 40s)

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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

3:27 PM

Altitude

36.0°

Heading

226° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 28m 49s

Change since

Yesterday: -4m 40s

Winter: +7h 46m

Summer: -3h 25m

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 – 3:00 AM
Astro. Twilight3:00 AM – 4:11 AM
Nautical Twilight4:11 AM – 5:06 AM
Civil Twilight5:06 AM – 5:48 AM
Daylight5:48 AM – 8:17 PM
Civil Twilight8:17 PM – 8:59 PM
Nautical Twilight8:59 PM – 9:54 PM
Astro. Twilight9:54 PM – 11:03 PM
Night11:03 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Sitka - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 245:48 AM8:17 PM14:28:49−4:401:03 PM (43.7°)93.960
Aug 255:50 AM8:15 PM14:24:08−4:401:03 PM (43.3°)93.941
Aug 265:52 AM8:12 PM14:19:27−4:411:03 PM (43.0°)93.921
Aug 275:55 AM8:09 PM14:14:45−4:411:03 PM (42.6°)93.900
Aug 285:57 AM8:07 PM14:10:02−4:421:02 PM (42.3°)93.880
Aug 295:59 AM8:04 PM14:05:19−4:421:02 PM (41.9°)93.858
Aug 306:01 AM8:01 PM14:00:36−4:431:02 PM (41.6°)93.837
* 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

3:27 PM

Altitude

-8.4°

Heading

313° NW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

52.2%

Moon in Sitka - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 24-2:15 PM11:16 PM6:22 AM(46.3°)229,71456.5%
Aug 25-3:29 PM11:58 PM7:17 AM(48.9°)231,08244.6%
Aug 26-4:34 PM-8:14 AM(50.5°)232,70033.2%
Aug 2712:48 AM5:30 PM-9:10 AM(50.8°)234,50622.8%
Aug 281:47 AM6:14 PM-10:05 AM(49.9°)236,46514.0%
Aug 292:54 AM6:50 PM-10:58 AM(48.0°)238,5557.2%
Aug 304:04 AM7:19 PM-11:49 AM(45.3°)240,7502.6%
* 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, Wed, Aug 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:42 AMWed 8:23 PMWed 2:33 PMNot visible
VenusWed 7:58 AMWed 8:52 PMWed 2:26 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 4:14 PMWed 10:24 PMWed 7:19 PMGood visibility
JupiterWed 8:19 AMWed 8:54 PMWed 2:37 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnWed 3:35 PMWed 11:05 PMWed 7:20 PMFairly good visibility
UranusWed 9:17 PMThu 11:14 AMThu 4:15 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 8:24 PMThu 6:47 AMThu 1:36 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sitka.

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