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Moon: 37.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 19, 2017 at 6:56:15 pm


Sunrise Today: 8:29 am 112° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:59 pm 249° West


Moonrise Today: 3:45 am 126° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:30 am 232° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 30 minutes (+5m 41s)

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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

6:56 pm

Altitude

-7.5°

Heading

261° W

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

9h 30m 3s

Change since

Yesterday: +5m 41s

Winter: +4h 2m

Summer: -9h 51m

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

Night12:00 am – 6:04 am
Astro. Twilight6:04 am – 6:54 am
Nautical Twilight6:54 am – 7:44 am
Civil Twilight7:44 am – 8:29 am
Daylight8:29 am – 5:59 pm
Civil Twilight5:59 pm – 6:44 pm
Nautical Twilight6:44 pm – 7:34 pm
Astro. Twilight7:34 pm – 8:24 pm
Night8:24 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 198:29 am5:59 pm9:30:03+5:411:13 pm (17.9°)91.910
Feb 208:26 am6:02 pm9:35:45+5:411:13 pm (18.3°)91.930
Feb 218:23 am6:04 pm9:41:27+5:421:13 pm (18.6°)91.951
Feb 228:20 am6:07 pm9:47:10+5:421:13 pm (19.0°)91.972
Feb 238:17 am6:10 pm9:52:53+5:431:13 pm (19.4°)91.994
Feb 248:14 am6:13 pm9:58:36+5:431:13 pm (19.7°)92.015
Feb 258:11 am6:15 pm10:04:20+5:431:12 pm (20.1°)92.037
* All times are local time for Anchorage. 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

6:56 pm

Altitude

-45.5°

Heading

338° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

37.5%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 193:45 am11:30 am-7:40 am(11.1°)250,99941.9%
Feb 204:47 am12:04 pm-8:27 am(9.7°)249,90132.4%
Feb 215:43 am12:48 pm-9:16 am(9.2°)248,04823.4%
Feb 226:30 am1:44 pm-10:06 am(9.5°)245,59415.4%
Feb 237:08 am2:49 pm-10:56 am(10.9°)242,7508.6%
Feb 247:38 am4:04 pm-11:47 am(13.2°)239,7543.6%
Feb 258:02 am5:24 pm-12:38 pm(16.4°)236,8510.6%
* All times are local time for Anchorage. 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, Feb 19, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:37 amMon 4:31 pmMon 12:33 pmDifficult to see
VenusSun 8:23 amSun 10:37 pmSun 3:29 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 9:09 amSun 10:55 pmSun 4:01 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 11:15 pmMon 9:32 amMon 4:24 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 5:43 amMon 11:37 amMon 8:40 amDifficult to see
UranusSun 9:18 amSun 11:22 pmSun 4:20 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 8:48 amSun 6:56 pmSun 1:52 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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