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Moon: 27.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 27, 2017 at 11:05:24 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:20 am 45° Northeast
Sunset Today: 10:49 pm 314° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:35 am 86° East


Daylight Hours: 17 hours, 28 minutes (-4m 59s)

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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

11:05 pm

Altitude

-1.3°

Heading

318° NW

Position

Civil Twilight

Day length

17h 28m 58s

Change since

Yesterday: -4m 59s

Winter: +12h 1m

Summer: -1h 52m

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 – 12:03 am
Nautical Twilight12:03 am – 4:09 am
Civil Twilight4:09 am – 5:20 am
Daylight5:20 am – 10:49 pm
Civil Twilight10:49 pm – 11:59 pm
Nautical Twilight11:59 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 275:20 am10:49 pm17:28:58−4:592:06 pm (47.8°)94.394
Jul 285:23 am10:47 pm17:23:56−5:022:06 pm (47.6°)94.383
Jul 295:25 am10:44 pm17:18:50−5:052:05 pm (47.4°)94.372
Jul 305:28 am10:41 pm17:13:42−5:082:05 pm (47.1°)94.360
Jul 315:30 am10:39 pm17:08:31−5:102:05 pm (46.9°)94.348
Aug 15:33 am10:36 pm17:03:18−5:132:05 pm (46.6°)94.336
Aug 25:35 am10:33 pm16:58:03−5:152:05 pm (46.4°)94.323
* 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

11:05 pm

Altitude

7.1°

Heading

255° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

27.4%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2711:35 am--6:02 pm(29.0°)240,44825.5%
Jul 28-12:11 am12:55 pm6:47 pm(24.6°)243,94535.2%
Jul 29-12:25 am2:12 pm7:32 pm(20.5°)246,94245.3%
Jul 30-12:39 am3:27 pm8:16 pm(16.9°)249,26755.3%
Jul 31-12:55 am4:40 pm9:01 pm(13.7°)250,82365.0%
Aug 1-1:14 am5:49 pm9:47 pm(11.3°)251,58274.0%
Aug 2-1:37 am6:55 pm10:33 pm(9.6°)251,57882.1%
* 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, Jul 27, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 8:31 amThu 11:09 pmThu 3:51 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusFri 2:06 amFri 8:32 pmFri 11:19 amGood visibility
MarsFri 5:12 amFri 10:55 pmFri 2:04 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterThu 1:13 pmFri 12:02 amThu 6:38 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 8:00 pmFri 1:58 amThu 10:59 pmAverage visiblity
UranusThu 11:58 pmFri 2:42 pmFri 7:20 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 11:25 pmFri 9:46 amFri 4:35 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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