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

Moon: 82.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Nov 18, 2018 at 8:07:32 pm


Sunrise Today: 9:13 am 131° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:14 pm 228° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 3:50 pm 95° East
Moonset Today: 2:31 am 260° West


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 1 minute (-4m 49s)

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Today's Sun Position in Anchorage

Time:8:07 pm
Altitude:-26.9°
Direction:278° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 7h 1m (Nov 18, 2018)

4 minutes, 49 seconds shorter than yesterday (Nov 17, 2018)

1 hour, 33 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

12 hours, 20 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Anchorage Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:35 am
Astro. Twilight6:35 am – 7:26 am
Nautical Twilight7:26 am – 8:21 am
Civil Twilight8:21 am – 9:13 am
Daylight9:13 am – 4:14 pm
Civil Twilight4:14 pm – 5:07 pm
Nautical Twilight5:07 pm – 6:02 pm
Astro. Twilight6:02 pm – 6:53 pm
Night6:53 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
NovSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Nov 189:13 am4:14 pm7:01:00−4:4912:44 pm (9.5°)91.875
Nov 199:16 am4:12 pm6:56:14−4:4512:44 pm (9.3°)91.855
Nov 209:19 am4:10 pm6:51:32−4:4112:45 pm (9.1°)91.836
Nov 219:21 am4:08 pm6:46:55−4:3612:45 pm (8.9°)91.817
Nov 229:24 am4:06 pm6:42:23−4:3212:45 pm (8.7°)91.799
Nov 239:26 am4:04 pm6:37:56−4:2712:46 pm (8.4°)91.781
Nov 249:29 am4:02 pm6:33:34−4:2112:46 pm (8.2°)91.763
* 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 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
NovMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Nov 18-2:31 am3:50 pm9:42 pm(26.7°)243,33382.7%
Nov 19-3:52 am4:00 pm10:27 pm(31.6°)240,10089.9%
Nov 20-5:15 am4:10 pm11:15 pm(36.4°)236,82195.5%
Nov 21-6:41 am4:23 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Nov 22-8:10 am4:40 pm12:05 am(41.0°)233,76998.9%
Nov 23-9:40 am5:04 pm12:59 am(44.9°)231,19499.8%
Nov 24-11:06 am5:40 pm1:56 am(47.8°)229,28898.0%
* 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.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Anchorage This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Nov 18, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 11:13 amMon 4:24 pmMon 1:48 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusMon 5:51 amMon 3:24 pmMon 10:37 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 2:53 pmSun 11:57 pmSun 7:25 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 9:45 amMon 4:26 pmMon 1:06 pmDifficult to see
SaturnMon 12:43 pmMon 6:21 pmMon 3:32 pmSlightly difficult to see
UranusSun 3:32 pmMon 6:21 amSun 10:56 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 2:58 pmMon 1:18 amSun 8:08 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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