Flag for U.S.A. Anchorage, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset and daylength, December 2012

Daylight

7:48 AM – 6:35 PM
10 hours, 47 minutes

Current Time: Mar 5, 2015 at 3:40:35 AM

Sun Direction: 44° Northeast

Sun Altitude: -28.2°

Sun Distance: 92.196 million mi


Next Equinox: Mar 20, 2015 2:44 PM (Vernal)

Sunrise Today: 7:48 AM 101° East

Sunset Today: 6:35 PM 259° West

Location of AnchorageLocation

December 2012 — Sun in Anchorage

2012Sunrise/setDaylengthAstro.
Twilight
Naut.
Twilight
Civil
Twilight
Solar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.StartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
19:47 AM (139°)3:51 PM (221°)6:04:10−3:326:58 AM6:39 PM7:51 AM5:47 PM8:48 AM4:49 PM12:49 PM (7.0°)91.649
29:49 AM (139°)3:49 PM (221°)6:00:45−3:247:00 AM6:38 PM7:52 AM5:46 PM8:50 AM4:48 PM12:49 PM (6.8°)91.635
39:51 AM (139°)3:48 PM (221°)5:57:28−3:167:01 AM6:38 PM7:54 AM5:45 PM8:52 AM4:47 PM12:50 PM (6.7°)91.622
49:53 AM (140°)3:47 PM (220°)5:54:20−3:087:02 AM6:37 PM7:55 AM5:44 PM8:54 AM4:46 PM12:50 PM (6.6°)91.609
59:55 AM (140°)3:46 PM (220°)5:51:21−2:597:04 AM6:37 PM7:57 AM5:44 PM8:55 AM4:46 PM12:51 PM (6.4°)91.597
69:57 AM (140°)3:45 PM (219°)5:48:31−2:497:05 AM6:36 PM7:58 AM5:43 PM8:57 AM4:45 PM12:51 PM (6.3°)91.584
79:58 AM (141°)3:44 PM (219°)5:45:51−2:407:06 AM6:36 PM7:59 AM5:43 PM8:58 AM4:44 PM12:51 PM (6.2°)91.573
810:00 AM (141°)3:43 PM (219°)5:43:20−2:307:07 AM6:36 PM8:01 AM5:43 PM9:00 AM4:44 PM12:52 PM (6.1°)91.561
910:02 AM (141°)3:43 PM (219°)5:41:00−2:207:09 AM6:36 PM8:02 AM5:42 PM9:01 AM4:43 PM12:52 PM (6.0°)91.550
1010:03 AM (142°)3:42 PM (218°)5:38:50−2:097:10 AM6:35 PM8:03 AM5:42 PM9:02 AM4:43 PM12:53 PM (5.9°)91.540
1110:05 AM (142°)3:42 PM (218°)5:36:51−1:587:11 AM6:35 PM8:04 AM5:42 PM9:03 AM4:43 PM12:53 PM (5.9°)91.530
1210:06 AM (142°)3:41 PM (218°)5:35:03−1:477:12 AM6:35 PM8:05 AM5:42 PM9:05 AM4:42 PM12:54 PM (5.8°)91.520
1310:07 AM (142°)3:41 PM (218°)5:33:27−1:367:13 AM6:35 PM8:06 AM5:42 PM9:06 AM4:42 PM12:54 PM (5.7°)91.510
1410:09 AM (142°)3:41 PM (217°)5:32:01−1:257:14 AM6:35 PM8:07 AM5:42 PM9:07 AM4:42 PM12:55 PM (5.7°)91.501
1510:10 AM (143°)3:40 PM (217°)5:30:48−1:137:15 AM6:36 PM8:08 AM5:42 PM9:08 AM4:42 PM12:55 PM (5.6°)91.492
1610:11 AM (143°)3:40 PM (217°)5:29:46−1:017:15 AM6:36 PM8:09 AM5:42 PM9:09 AM4:42 PM12:56 PM (5.6°)91.483
1710:12 AM (143°)3:41 PM (217°)5:28:57−0:497:16 AM6:36 PM8:10 AM5:42 PM9:09 AM4:43 PM12:56 PM (5.6°)91.474
1810:12 AM (143°)3:41 PM (217°)5:28:19−0:377:17 AM6:36 PM8:10 AM5:43 PM9:10 AM4:43 PM12:57 PM (5.5°)91.467
1910:13 AM (143°)3:41 PM (217°)5:27:54−0:257:17 AM6:37 PM8:11 AM5:43 PM9:11 AM4:43 PM12:57 PM (5.5°)91.459
2010:14 AM (143°)3:41 PM (217°)5:27:41−0:127:18 AM6:37 PM8:12 AM5:43 PM9:11 AM4:44 PM12:58 PM (5.5°)91.452
2110:14 AM (143°)3:42 PM (217°)5:27:40< 1s7:18 AM6:38 PM8:12 AM5:44 PM9:12 AM4:44 PM12:58 PM (5.5°)91.445
2210:15 AM (143°)3:43 PM (217°)5:27:53+0:127:19 AM6:38 PM8:13 AM5:45 PM9:12 AM4:45 PM12:59 PM (5.5°)91.439
2310:15 AM (143°)3:43 PM (217°)5:28:17+0:247:19 AM6:39 PM8:13 AM5:45 PM9:13 AM4:45 PM12:59 PM (5.5°)91.433
2410:15 AM (143°)3:44 PM (217°)5:28:53+0:367:20 AM6:40 PM8:13 AM5:46 PM9:13 AM4:46 PM1:00 PM (5.6°)91.428
2510:15 AM (143°)3:45 PM (217°)5:29:42+0:487:20 AM6:40 PM8:14 AM5:47 PM9:13 AM4:47 PM1:00 PM (5.6°)91.424
2610:15 AM (143°)3:46 PM (217°)5:30:42+1:007:20 AM6:41 PM8:14 AM5:47 PM9:13 AM4:48 PM1:01 PM (5.6°)91.420
2710:15 AM (143°)3:47 PM (217°)5:31:55+1:127:20 AM6:42 PM8:14 AM5:48 PM9:13 AM4:49 PM1:01 PM (5.7°)91.416
2810:15 AM (142°)3:48 PM (218°)5:33:19+1:247:20 AM6:43 PM8:14 AM5:49 PM9:13 AM4:50 PM1:01 PM (5.7°)91.414
2910:15 AM (142°)3:50 PM (218°)5:34:54+1:357:20 AM6:44 PM8:14 AM5:50 PM9:13 AM4:51 PM1:02 PM (5.8°)91.411
3010:14 AM (142°)3:51 PM (218°)5:36:41+1:477:20 AM6:45 PM8:14 AM5:51 PM9:13 AM4:52 PM1:02 PM (5.9°)91.410
3110:14 AM (142°)3:52 PM (218°)5:38:40+1:587:20 AM6:46 PM8:14 AM5:53 PM9:13 AM4:53 PM1:03 PM (5.9°)91.409
* All times are local time for Anchorage. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2012 at 2:12 AM in Anchorage. This day is 13 hours, 54 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

Earliest sunset is on December 15 or December 16. Latest sunrise is on December 25 or December 26.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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