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Moon: 0.5%

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Current Time: Jun 24, 2017 at 6:04:56 am


Sunrise Today: 4:22 am 32° Northeast
Sunset Today: 11:41 pm 328° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 5:52 am 47° Northeast
Moonset Today: 11:46 pm 312° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 19 hours, 19 minutes (-40s)

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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

6:04 am

Altitude

7.7°

Heading

54° NE

Position

Daylight

Day length

19h 19m 54s

Change since

Yesterday: -40s

Winter: +13h 52m

Summer: -1m 27s

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 Civil Twilight.

Civil Twilight12:00 am – 4:22 am
Daylight4:22 am – 11:41 pm
Civil Twilight11:41 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 244:22 am11:41 pm19:19:54−0:402:02 pm (52.2°)94.488
Jun 254:22 am11:41 pm19:19:01−0:522:02 pm (52.2°)94.492
Jun 264:23 am11:41 pm19:17:56−1:052:02 pm (52.1°)94.496
Jun 274:24 am11:40 pm19:16:39−1:172:02 pm (52.1°)94.498
Jun 284:25 am11:40 pm19:15:10−1:282:02 pm (52.1°)94.501
Jun 294:26 am11:39 pm19:13:29−1:402:03 pm (52.0°)94.503
Jun 304:27 am11:38 pm19:11:37−1:512:03 pm (51.9°)94.504
* 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

6:04 am

Altitude

0.7°

Heading

49° NE

Position

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.5%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 245:52 am11:46 pm-2:52 pm(47.4°)223,7281.2%
Jun 257:04 am--3:53 pm(46.0°)226,0715.3%
Jun 26-12:28 am8:26 am4:51 pm(43.3°)229,30712.1%
Jun 27-12:57 am9:51 am5:45 pm(39.8°)233,09820.7%
Jun 28-1:18 am11:16 am6:35 pm(35.7°)237,08830.6%
Jun 29-1:35 am12:38 pm7:23 pm(31.4°)240,95441.0%
Jun 30-1:50 am1:57 pm8:08 pm(27.0°)244,43851.5%
* 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, Sat, Jun 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:21 amSun 12:19 amSat 2:20 pmDifficult to see
VenusSat 2:56 amSat 6:57 pmSat 10:56 amGood visibility
MarsSat 5:03 amSun 12:25 amSat 2:45 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSat 3:03 pmSun 2:11 amSat 8:37 pmGreat visibility
SaturnSat 10:19 pmSun 4:16 amSun 1:17 amGreat visibility
UranusSat 2:11 amSat 4:52 pmSat 9:31 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 1:38 amSat 12:03 pmSat 6:51 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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