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Moon: 21.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jan 22, 2017 at 7:55:17 pm


Sunrise Today: 9:42 am 132° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:41 pm 228° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 4:54 am 124° Southeast
Moonset Today: 1:01 pm 235° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 6 hours, 59 minutes (+4m 46s)

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Today's Sun Position in Anchorage

The Sun's altitude in Anchorage 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

7:55 pm

Altitude

-22.2°

Heading

270° W

Phase

Night

Day length

6h 59m

Change since

Yesterday: +4m 46s

Winter: +1h 31m

Summer: -12h 22m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Anchorage Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Anchorage 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 – 7:03 am
Astro. Twilight7:03 am – 7:54 am
Nautical Twilight7:54 am – 8:49 am
Civil Twilight8:49 am – 9:42 am
Daylight9:42 am – 4:41 pm
Civil Twilight4:41 pm – 5:34 pm
Nautical Twilight5:34 pm – 6:29 pm
Astro. Twilight6:29 pm – 7:20 pm
Night7:20 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 229:42 am4:41 pm6:59:00+4:461:11 pm (9.4°)91.495
Jan 239:40 am4:44 pm7:03:50+4:501:12 pm (9.7°)91.505
Jan 249:38 am4:47 pm7:08:45+4:541:12 pm (9.9°)91.515
Jan 259:36 am4:49 pm7:13:44+4:581:12 pm (10.2°)91.526
Jan 269:33 am4:52 pm7:18:46+5:021:12 pm (10.4°)91.536
Jan 279:31 am4:55 pm7:23:51+5:051:12 pm (10.7°)91.548
Jan 289:28 am4:57 pm7:29:00+5:081:13 pm (10.9°)91.559
* All times are local time for Anchorage. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 202:29 am
June SolsticeJun 208:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 2212:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 217:28 am
* All times are local Anchorage time.

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Today's Moon in Anchorage

The Moon's path in Anchorage 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 2017 Moon Phases

7:55 pm

Altitude

-43.6°

Heading

331° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

21.1%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 224:54 am1:01 pm-9:01 am(12.2°)251,39624.7%
Jan 236:00 am1:30 pm-9:47 am(10.4°)250,47216.8%
Jan 247:00 am2:09 pm-10:36 am(9.3°)248,93010.0%
Jan 257:53 am2:58 pm-11:25 am(9.2°)246,9334.8%
Jan 268:36 am3:59 pm-12:15 pm(10.0°)244,6611.4%
Jan 279:10 am5:09 pm-1:06 pm(11.7°)242,2870.0%
Jan 289:37 am6:25 pm-1:56 pm(14.4°)239,9581.0%
* All times are local time for Anchorage. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Anchorage This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jan 22, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:37 amMon 2:24 pmMon 11:31 amDifficult to see
VenusSun 10:33 amSun 9:52 pmSun 4:11 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 10:47 amSun 10:26 pmSun 4:36 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 1:06 amMon 11:21 amMon 6:14 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 7:22 amMon 1:17 pmMon 10:20 amDifficult to see
UranusSun 11:07 amMon 1:07 amSun 6:07 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 10:37 amSun 8:39 pmSun 3:38 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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