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

Moon: 88.3%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 17, 2019 at 10:45:55 pm


Sunrise Today: 9:53 am 135° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:26 pm 225° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:27 pm 49° Northeast
Moonset Today: 6:01 am 309° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 6 hours, 33 minutes (+4m 18s)

Location of AnchorageLocation

Today's Sun Position in Anchorage

Time:10:45 pm
Altitude:-42.3°
Direction:312° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 6h 33m 52s (Jan 17, 2019)

4 minutes, 18 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 16, 2019)

1 hour, 6 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

12 hours, 47 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Anchorage Today

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Night12:00 am – 7:10 am
Astro. Twilight7:10 am – 8:01 am
Nautical Twilight8:01 am – 8:57 am
Civil Twilight8:57 am – 9:53 am
Daylight9:53 am – 4:26 pm
Civil Twilight4:26 pm – 5:22 pm
Nautical Twilight5:22 pm – 6:18 pm
Astro. Twilight6:18 pm – 7:10 pm
Night7:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 179:53 am4:26 pm6:33:52+4:181:09 pm (8.3°)91.445
Jan 189:51 am4:29 pm6:38:16+4:241:10 pm (8.5°)91.452
Jan 199:49 am4:32 pm6:42:46+4:291:10 pm (8.7°)91.459
Jan 209:47 am4:34 pm6:47:21+4:341:10 pm (8.9°)91.466
Jan 219:45 am4:37 pm6:52:00+4:391:10 pm (9.1°)91.475
Jan 229:43 am4:39 pm6:56:44+4:441:11 pm (9.3°)91.483
Jan 239:40 am4:42 pm7:01:33+4:481:11 pm (9.6°)91.493
* All times are local time for Anchorage. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Anchorage

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 17-6:01 am1:27 pm10:17 pm(47.7°)229,00388.2%
Jan 18-7:26 am2:02 pm11:17 pm(49.4°)225,68894.9%
Jan 19-8:42 am2:55 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jan 20-9:39 am4:09 pm12:20 am(49.6°)223,31199.0%
Jan 21-10:18 am5:40 pm1:23 am(48.0°)222,14099.9%
Jan 22-10:44 am7:19 pm2:25 am(44.9°)222,29497.6%
Jan 23-11:03 am8:57 pm3:24 am(40.6°)223,71092.2%
* All times are local time for Anchorage. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

Total Lunar Eclipse visible in Anchorage on Jan 20

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Anchorage This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Jan 17, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 10:00 amFri 3:21 pmFri 12:40 pmDifficult to see
VenusFri 6:20 amFri 1:21 pmFri 9:51 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 11:15 amFri 12:31 amThu 5:52 pmAverage visibility
JupiterFri 7:06 amFri 1:02 pmFri 10:04 amFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 9:11 amFri 3:00 pmFri 12:05 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusThu 11:35 amFri 2:20 amThu 6:57 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 10:58 amFri 9:24 pmFri 4:11 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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