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

Moon: 47.4%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Jan 20, 2021 at 5:01:22 am
Sunrise Today: 9:46 am 133° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:35 pm 227° Southwest
Moonrise Today: 11:58 am 73° East
Moonset Today: 1:25 am 283° West
Daylight Hours: 6 hours, 50 minutes (+4m 37s)
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Today's Sun Position in Anchorage

Time:5:01 am
Altitude:-32.8°
Direction:71° E
Phase:Night

Day length today: 6h 49m 42s (Jan 20, 2021)

4 minutes, 37 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 19, 2021)

1 hour, 21 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

12 hours, 31 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Anchorage Today

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Night12:00 am – 7:05 am
Astro. Twilight7:05 am – 7:57 am
Nautical Twilight7:57 am – 8:52 am
Civil Twilight8:52 am – 9:46 am
Daylight9:46 am – 4:35 pm
Civil Twilight4:35 pm – 5:29 pm
Nautical Twilight5:29 pm – 6:25 pm
Astro. Twilight6:25 pm – 7:16 pm
Night7:16 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 209:46 am4:35 pm6:49:42+4:371:10 pm (9.0°)91.473
Jan 219:44 am4:38 pm6:54:24+4:421:11 pm (9.2°)91.481
Jan 229:42 am4:41 pm6:59:11+4:461:11 pm (9.4°)91.489
Jan 239:39 am4:43 pm7:04:02+4:501:11 pm (9.7°)91.498
Jan 249:37 am4:46 pm7:08:57+4:541:11 pm (9.9°)91.507
Jan 259:35 am4:49 pm7:13:55+4:581:11 pm (10.2°)91.517
Jan 269:33 am4:52 pm7:18:57+5:021:12 pm (10.4°)91.528
* 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 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 20-1:25 am11:58 am7:10 pm(37.7°)251,20052.9%
Jan 21-2:45 am12:02 pm7:52 pm(42.3°)251,08462.5%
Jan 22-4:08 am12:08 pm8:36 pm(46.4°)250,13671.6%
Jan 23-5:32 am12:17 pm9:23 pm(49.7°)248,45380.1%
Jan 24-6:56 am12:33 pm10:13 pm(52.0°)246,19087.5%
Jan 25-8:14 am1:02 pm11:06 pm(53.1°)243,54993.5%
Jan 26-9:17 am1:51 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* 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, Wed, Jan 20, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 10:23 amWed 6:28 pmWed 2:24 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 9:15 amWed 2:53 pmWed 12:04 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 11:12 amThu 3:14 amWed 7:13 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 10:05 amWed 5:09 pmWed 1:37 pmDifficult to see
SaturnWed 9:59 amWed 4:47 pmWed 1:23 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusWed 11:28 amThu 3:01 amWed 7:14 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 10:53 amWed 9:42 pmWed 4:18 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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