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

Moon: 90.8%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 21, 2019 at 10:46:58 am


Sunrise Today: 4:58 am 42° Northeast
Sunset Today: 10:55 pm 318° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:16 am 141° Southeast
Moonset Today: 7:08 am 218° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 17 hours, 57 minutes (+4m 43s)

Location of AnchorageLocation

Today's Sun Position in Anchorage

Time:10:46 am
Altitude:37.6°
Direction:120° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 17h 57m 31s (May 21, 2019)

4 minutes, 43 seconds longer than yesterday (May 20, 2019)

12 hours, 29 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

1 hour, 23 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Anchorage Today

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Civil Twilight12:00 am – 12:11 am
Nautical Twilight12:11 am – 3:39 am
Civil Twilight3:39 am – 4:58 am
Daylight4:58 am – 10:55 pm
Civil Twilight10:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 214:58 am10:55 pm17:57:31+4:431:56 pm (49.1°)94.083
May 224:56 am10:58 pm18:02:10+4:381:56 pm (49.3°)94.102
May 234:53 am11:00 pm18:06:44+4:341:56 pm (49.5°)94.120
May 244:51 am11:02 pm18:11:13+4:291:56 pm (49.7°)94.138
May 254:49 am11:05 pm18:15:37+4:241:56 pm (49.8°)94.155
May 264:47 am11:07 pm18:19:56+4:181:56 pm (50.0°)94.172
May 274:45 am11:09 pm18:24:08+4:121:56 pm (50.2°)94.189
* All times are local time for Anchorage. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Anchorage

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 211:16 am7:08 am-4:13 am(6.0°)242,54092.4%
May 222:14 am7:59 am-5:06 am(5.8°)245,34085.9%
May 232:56 am9:02 am-5:57 am(6.6°)247,77678.1%
May 243:23 am10:15 am-6:45 am(8.5°)249,64369.4%
May 253:42 am11:31 am-7:32 am(11.3°)250,78760.0%
May 263:56 am12:49 pm-8:16 am(14.8°)251,11450.2%
May 274:06 am2:06 pm-8:59 am(18.9°)250,59440.5%
* All times are local time for Anchorage. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Tue, May 21, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:57 amTue 11:03 pmTue 1:57 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusTue 4:45 amTue 8:09 pmTue 12:26 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 6:25 amWed 2:11 amTue 4:18 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 12:34 amWed 6:15 amWed 3:24 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 2:23 amWed 8:29 amWed 5:26 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 4:32 amTue 7:49 pmTue 12:11 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 3:58 amTue 2:46 pmTue 9:22 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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