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Moon: 0.2%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: May 25, 2017 at 10:23:17 am


Sunrise Today: 4:48 am 40° Northeast
Sunset Today: 11:06 pm 321° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 5:46 am 57° Northeast
Moonset Today: 10:44 pm 308° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 18 hours, 17 minutes (+4m 21s)

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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

10:23 am

Altitude

35.7°

Heading

113° SE

Position

Daylight

Day length

18h 17m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: +4m 21s

Winter: +12h 49m

Summer: -1h 3m

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

Today it does not get darker than Nautical Twilight.

Civil Twilight12:00 am – 12:30 am
Nautical Twilight12:30 am – 3:22 am
Civil Twilight3:22 am – 4:48 am
Daylight4:48 am – 11:06 pm
Civil Twilight11:06 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 254:48 am11:06 pm18:17:41+4:211:56 pm (49.9°)94.166
May 264:46 am11:08 pm18:21:56+4:151:56 pm (50.1°)94.183
May 274:44 am11:10 pm18:26:06+4:091:56 pm (50.3°)94.198
May 284:42 am11:12 pm18:30:09+4:031:56 pm (50.4°)94.214
May 294:40 am11:14 pm18:34:06+3:561:57 pm (50.6°)94.229
May 304:38 am11:16 pm18:37:55+3:491:57 pm (50.7°)94.243
May 314:37 am11:18 pm18:41:37+3:421:57 pm (50.9°)94.257
* All times are local time for Anchorage. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

10:23 am

Altitude

30.3°

Heading

116° SE

Position

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.2%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 255:46 am10:44 pm-2:06 pm(44.6°)221,9700.2%
May 266:22 am--3:08 pm(46.8°)222,4562.2%
May 27-12:04 am7:12 am4:10 pm(47.5°)224,1847.3%
May 28-1:08 am8:16 am5:11 pm(46.8°)226,92915.1%
May 29-1:55 am9:32 am6:09 pm(44.7°)230,37024.6%
May 30-2:29 am10:54 am7:03 pm(41.7°)234,15835.3%
May 31-2:53 am12:16 pm7:54 pm(38.0°)237,97146.3%
* All times are local time for Anchorage. 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 Anchorage This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, May 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 4:45 amThu 8:01 pmThu 12:22 pmDifficult to see
VenusThu 4:11 amThu 5:47 pmThu 10:58 amAverage visiblity
MarsThu 5:29 amFri 1:02 amThu 3:16 pmDifficult to see
JupiterThu 5:00 pmFri 4:10 amThu 10:35 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 12:27 amFri 6:22 amFri 3:25 amGood visibility
UranusThu 4:08 amThu 6:42 pmThu 11:25 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 3:36 amThu 2:00 pmThu 8:48 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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