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

Moon: 74.9%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 23, 2019 at 3:17:36 pm


Sunrise Today: 4:53 am 41° Northeast
Sunset Today: 11:00 pm 320° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:56 am 140° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:02 am 221° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 18 hours, 6 minutes (+4m 34s)

Location of AnchorageLocation

Today's Sun Position in Anchorage

Time:3:17 pm
Altitude:47.1°
Direction:208° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 18h 6m 44s (May 23, 2019)

4 minutes, 34 seconds longer than yesterday (May 22, 2019)

12 hours, 38 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

1 hour, 14 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Anchorage Today

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Civil Twilight12:00 am – 12:19 am
Nautical Twilight12:19 am – 3:32 am
Civil Twilight3:32 am – 4:53 am
Daylight4:53 am – 11:00 pm
Civil Twilight11:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
May 284:43 am11:11 pm18:28:14+4:061:56 pm (50.3°)94.206
May 294:41 am11:13 pm18:32:14+3:591:56 pm (50.5°)94.222
* 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 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%
May 284:14 am3:24 pm-9:41 am(23.4°)249,26831.1%
May 294:22 am4:43 pm-10:24 am(28.1°)247,23922.2%
* 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, Thu, May 23, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 4:53 amThu 11:28 pmThu 2:08 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 4:40 amThu 8:18 pmThu 12:28 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 6:23 amFri 2:08 amThu 4:16 pmAverage visibility
JupiterFri 12:25 amFri 6:07 amFri 3:16 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 2:15 amFri 8:21 amFri 5:18 amAverage visibility
UranusThu 4:24 amThu 7:42 pmThu 12:03 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneFri 3:46 amFri 2:34 pmFri 9:10 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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