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Moon: 25.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jun 28, 2017 at 6:06:16 am


Sunrise Today: 4:25 am 32° Northeast
Sunset Today: 11:40 pm 328° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:16 am 72° East
Moonset Today: 1:18 am 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 19 hours, 15 minutes (-1m 28s)

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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

6:06 am

Altitude

7.6°

Heading

54° NE

Position

Daylight

Day length

19h 15m 10s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 28s

Winter: +13h 47m

Summer: -6m 11s

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 – 4:25 am
Daylight4:25 am – 11:40 pm
Civil Twilight11:40 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Jul 14:28 am11:37 pm19:09:34−2:032:03 pm (51.9°)94.505
Jul 24:29 am11:36 pm19:07:20−2:132:03 pm (51.8°)94.506
Jul 34:30 am11:35 pm19:04:56−2:242:03 pm (51.7°)94.506
Jul 44:32 am11:34 pm19:02:21−2:342:04 pm (51.6°)94.506
* 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

6:06 am

Altitude

-20.0°

Heading

359° N

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

25.5%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Jul 1-2:03 am3:14 pm8:52 pm(22.8°)247,36061.6%
Jul 2-2:17 am4:29 pm9:36 pm(19.0°)249,61371.1%
Jul 3-2:31 am5:42 pm10:20 pm(15.5°)251,15979.5%
Jul 4-2:48 am6:54 pm11:05 pm(12.7°)252,01486.8%
* 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, Wed, Jun 28, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:49 amThu 12:31 amWed 2:41 pmDifficult to see
VenusWed 2:47 amWed 7:09 pmWed 10:57 amGood visibility
MarsWed 5:03 amThu 12:16 amWed 2:40 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterWed 2:49 pmThu 1:55 amWed 8:22 pmGreat visibility
SaturnWed 10:02 pmThu 3:59 amThu 1:00 amGreat visibility
UranusWed 1:55 amWed 4:37 pmWed 9:16 amDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 1:23 amWed 11:47 amWed 6:35 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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