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

Moon: 99.5%

Near Full Moon (Waning Gibbous)

Current Time: Mar 21, 2019 at 4:40:05 am


Sunrise Today: 7:57 am 88° East
Sunset Today: 8:17 pm 273° West


Moonrise Today: 9:30 pm 95° East
Moonset Today: 8:50 am 271° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 19 minutes (+5m 44s)

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Today's Sun Position in Anchorage

Time:4:40 am
Altitude:-22.0°
Direction:42° NE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 19m 26s (Mar 21, 2019)

5 minutes, 44 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 20, 2019)

6 hours, 51 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

7 hours, 1 minute shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Anchorage Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:24 am
Astro. Twilight5:24 am – 6:22 am
Nautical Twilight6:22 am – 7:14 am
Civil Twilight7:14 am – 7:57 am
Daylight7:57 am – 8:17 pm
Civil Twilight8:17 pm – 9:00 pm
Nautical Twilight9:00 pm – 9:53 pm
Astro. Twilight9:53 pm – 10:51 pm
Night10:51 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 217:57 am8:17 pm12:19:26+5:442:06 pm (29.2°)92.598
Mar 227:54 am8:19 pm12:25:10+5:442:06 pm (29.6°)92.625
Mar 237:51 am8:22 pm12:30:55+5:442:06 pm (30.0°)92.651
Mar 247:48 am8:24 pm12:36:39+5:442:05 pm (30.4°)92.678
Mar 257:45 am8:27 pm12:42:24+5:442:05 pm (30.8°)92.705
Mar 267:41 am8:30 pm12:48:09+5:442:05 pm (31.2°)92.732
Mar 277:38 am8:32 pm12:53:53+5:442:04 pm (31.6°)92.759
* 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
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 21-8:50 am9:30 pm2:33 am(30.1°)224,75199.6%
Mar 22-9:01 am11:06 pm3:26 am(24.4°)227,10397.0%
Mar 23-9:13 am-4:18 am(19.1°)230,31991.6%
Mar 2412:38 am9:27 am-5:09 am(14.4°)234,08584.2%
Mar 252:06 am9:45 am-6:01 am(10.7°)238,05275.2%
Mar 263:28 am10:10 am-6:52 am(8.1°)241,89065.4%
Mar 274:39 am10:45 am-7:43 am(6.6°)245,31955.2%
* 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, Mar 21, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:31 amThu 7:00 pmThu 1:16 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 7:31 amThu 4:08 pmThu 11:49 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 8:41 amFri 2:15 amThu 5:27 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 4:47 amThu 10:26 amThu 7:36 amGreat visibility
SaturnThu 6:24 amThu 12:29 pmThu 9:27 amDifficult to see
UranusThu 8:29 amThu 11:26 pmThu 3:57 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneThu 7:56 amThu 6:34 pmThu 1:15 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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