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Anchorage, AK, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 62.5%
Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 10, 2020 at 1:15:20 am


Sunrise Today: 5:57 am 55° Northeast
Sunset Today: 10:10 pm 305° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:54 pm 62° Northeast
Moonset Today: 2:42 pm 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 14 minutes (-5m 28s)

Location of AnchorageLocation

Today's Sun Position in Anchorage

Time:1:15 am
Altitude:-12.8°
Direction:348° N
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 16h 13m 30s (Aug 10, 2020)

5 minutes, 28 seconds shorter than yesterday (Aug 9, 2020)

10 hours, 45 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2019)

3 hours, 7 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Anchorage Today

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Nautical Twilight12:00 am – 12:50 am
Astro. Twilight12:50 am – 3:20 am
Nautical Twilight3:20 am – 4:59 am
Civil Twilight4:59 am – 5:57 am
Daylight5:57 am – 10:10 pm
Civil Twilight10:10 pm – 11:07 pm
Nautical Twilight11:07 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 105:57 am10:10 pm16:13:30−5:282:04 pm (44.0°)94.213
Aug 115:59 am10:07 pm16:08:00−5:292:04 pm (43.7°)94.198
Aug 126:02 am10:04 pm16:02:30−5:302:04 pm (43.4°)94.182
Aug 136:04 am10:01 pm15:56:58−5:312:04 pm (43.1°)94.166
Aug 146:07 am9:58 pm15:51:26−5:322:04 pm (42.8°)94.150
Aug 156:09 am9:55 pm15:45:53−5:332:03 pm (42.5°)94.133
Aug 166:12 am9:52 pm15:40:19−5:332:03 pm (42.2°)94.116
* All times are local time for Anchorage. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Anchorage

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 10-2:42 pm11:54 pm7:04 am(38.1°)251,02160.3%
Aug 11-4:04 pm-7:47 am(42.5°)249,77550.5%
Aug 1212:02 am5:27 pm-8:32 am(46.4°)247,73240.6%
Aug 1312:15 am6:50 pm-9:20 am(49.5°)244,98830.8%
Aug 1412:35 am8:05 pm-10:12 am(51.6°)241,71721.6%
Aug 151:10 am9:05 pm-11:07 am(52.4°)238,15513.4%
Aug 162:08 am9:44 pm-12:04 pm(51.7°)234,5946.7%
* All times are local time for Anchorage. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. 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, Mon, Aug 10, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:55 amMon 10:16 pmMon 1:37 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 2:01 amMon 7:45 pmMon 10:53 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 11:29 pmMon 12:49 pmMon 6:09 amPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 9:09 pmTue 2:53 amTue 12:01 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 9:25 pmTue 3:44 amTue 12:35 amGreat visibility
UranusSun 11:17 pmMon 3:12 pmMon 7:14 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 10:39 pmMon 9:36 amMon 4:08 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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