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Moon: 46.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 22, 2018 at 6:18:33 am


Sunrise Today: 6:16 am 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:40 pm 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:36 am 48° Northeast
Moonset Today: 4:32 am 313° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 24 minutes (+5m 40s)

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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

6:18 am

Altitude

-0.1°

Heading

62° NE

Position

Daylight

Day length

15h 24m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: +5m 40s

Winter: +9h 56m

Summer: -3h 57m

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 Astronomical Twilight.

Astro. Twilight12:00 am – 4:10 am
Nautical Twilight4:10 am – 5:25 am
Civil Twilight5:25 am – 6:16 am
Daylight6:16 am – 9:40 pm
Civil Twilight9:40 pm – 10:32 pm
Nautical Twilight10:32 pm – 11:49 pm
Astro. Twilight11:49 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 226:16 am9:40 pm15:24:04+5:401:57 pm (41.2°)93.451
Apr 236:13 am9:43 pm15:29:43+5:391:57 pm (41.6°)93.475
Apr 246:10 am9:46 pm15:35:23+5:391:57 pm (41.9°)93.499
Apr 256:07 am9:48 pm15:41:01+5:381:57 pm (42.2°)93.523
Apr 266:04 am9:51 pm15:46:39+5:371:57 pm (42.5°)93.548
Apr 276:01 am9:54 pm15:52:16+5:361:57 pm (42.9°)93.572
Apr 285:58 am9:56 pm15:57:52+5:361:56 pm (43.2°)93.596
* 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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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 208:15 am
June SolsticeJun 212:07 am
September EquinoxSep 225:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 211:23 pm
* 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 2018 Moon Phases

6:18 am

Altitude

-8.0°

Heading

336° N

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

46.6%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 22-4:32 am11:36 am8:30 pm(46.4°)230,39753.3%
Apr 23-5:06 am12:59 pm9:26 pm(43.4°)231,49064.9%
Apr 24-5:30 am2:27 pm10:19 pm(39.5°)232,83975.5%
Apr 25-5:49 am3:55 pm11:09 pm(35.0°)234,43184.6%
Apr 26-6:03 am5:21 pm11:58 pm(30.2°)236,26091.8%
Apr 27-6:16 am6:47 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Apr 28-6:29 am8:11 pm12:46 am(25.3°)238,31396.7%
* 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, Sun, Apr 22, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:14 amSun 6:36 pmSun 12:25 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 6:44 amMon 12:34 amSun 3:37 pmFairly good visibility
MarsSun 4:36 amSun 10:07 amSun 7:21 amExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSat 11:17 pmSun 7:04 amSun 3:10 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 3:41 amSun 9:31 amSun 6:36 amAverage visiblity
UranusSun 6:20 amSun 9:06 pmSun 1:43 pmNot visible
NeptuneSun 5:48 amSun 4:21 pmSun 11:04 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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