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

Moon: 48.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Nov 15, 2018 at 1:50:31 am


Sunrise Today: 9:05 am 129° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:21 pm 230° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 3:16 pm 122° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:55 pm 241° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 15 minutes (-5m)

Location of AnchorageLocation

Today's Sun Position in Anchorage

Time:1:50 am
Altitude:-45.8°
Direction:23° NE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 7h 15m 40s (Nov 15, 2018)

5 minutes shorter than yesterday (Nov 14, 2018)

1 hour, 47 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

12 hours, 5 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Anchorage Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:29 am
Astro. Twilight6:29 am – 7:20 am
Nautical Twilight7:20 am – 8:14 am
Civil Twilight8:14 am – 9:05 am
Daylight9:05 am – 4:21 pm
Civil Twilight4:21 pm – 5:13 pm
Nautical Twilight5:13 pm – 6:07 pm
Astro. Twilight6:07 pm – 6:58 pm
Night6:58 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
NovSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Nov 159:05 am4:21 pm7:15:40−5:0012:44 pm (10.3°)91.937
Nov 169:08 am4:19 pm7:10:43−4:5712:44 pm (10.0°)91.916
Nov 179:11 am4:17 pm7:05:49−4:5312:44 pm (9.8°)91.895
Nov 189:13 am4:14 pm7:01:00−4:4912:44 pm (9.5°)91.875
Nov 199:16 am4:12 pm6:56:14−4:4512:44 pm (9.3°)91.855
Nov 209:19 am4:10 pm6:51:32−4:4112:45 pm (9.1°)91.836
Nov 219:21 am4:08 pm6:46:55−4:3612:45 pm (8.9°)91.817
* 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 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
NovMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Nov 153:16 pm11:55 pm-7:30 pm(14.1°)250,30355.5%
Nov 163:29 pm--8:14 pm(17.8°)248,63665.1%
Nov 17-1:12 am3:40 pm8:58 pm(22.1°)246,25574.3%
Nov 18-2:31 am3:50 pm9:42 pm(26.7°)243,33382.7%
Nov 19-3:52 am4:00 pm10:27 pm(31.6°)240,10089.9%
Nov 20-5:15 am4:10 pm11:15 pm(36.4°)236,82195.5%
Nov 21-6:41 am4:23 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, Thu, Nov 15, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 11:43 amThu 4:29 pmThu 2:06 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 6:11 amThu 3:32 pmThu 10:51 amFairly good visibility
MarsThu 3:04 pmThu 11:56 pmThu 7:30 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 9:56 amThu 4:40 pmThu 1:18 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnThu 12:57 pmThu 6:35 pmThu 3:46 pmSlightly difficult to see
UranusThu 3:43 pmFri 6:34 amThu 11:09 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 3:10 pmFri 1:30 amThu 8:20 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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