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Moon: 10.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 25, 2017 at 11:01:13 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:15 am 44° Northeast
Sunset Today: 10:54 pm 316° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:47 am 67° East
Moonset Today: 11:41 pm 288° West


Daylight Hours: 17 hours, 38 minutes (-4m 52s)

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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

11:01 pm

Altitude

-0.7°

Heading

317° NW

Position

Civil Twilight

Day length

17h 38m 54s

Change since

Yesterday: -4m 52s

Winter: +12h 11m

Summer: -1h 42m

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 Nautical Twilight.

Civil Twilight12:00 am – 12:11 am
Nautical Twilight12:11 am – 4:01 am
Civil Twilight4:01 am – 5:15 am
Daylight5:15 am – 10:54 pm
Civil Twilight10:54 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Anchorage - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 255:15 am10:54 pm17:38:54−4:522:06 pm (48.3°)94.414
Jul 265:18 am10:52 pm17:33:58−4:562:06 pm (48.1°)94.404
Jul 275:20 am10:49 pm17:28:58−4:592:06 pm (47.8°)94.394
Jul 285:23 am10:47 pm17:23:56−5:022:06 pm (47.6°)94.383
Jul 295:25 am10:44 pm17:18:50−5:052:05 pm (47.4°)94.372
Jul 305:28 am10:41 pm17:13:42−5:082:05 pm (47.1°)94.360
Jul 315:30 am10:39 pm17:08:31−5:102:05 pm (46.9°)94.348
* 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

11:01 pm

Altitude

4.0°

Heading

279° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

10.8%

Moon in Anchorage - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 258:47 am11:41 pm-4:24 pm(37.8°)232,9719.0%
Jul 2610:13 am11:57 pm-5:14 pm(33.4°)236,69216.6%
Jul 2711:35 am--6:02 pm(29.0°)240,44825.5%
Jul 28-12:11 am12:55 pm6:47 pm(24.6°)243,94535.2%
Jul 29-12:25 am2:12 pm7:32 pm(20.5°)246,94245.3%
Jul 30-12:39 am3:27 pm8:16 pm(16.9°)249,26755.3%
Jul 31-12:55 am4:40 pm9:01 pm(13.7°)250,82365.0%
* 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, Tue, Jul 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:22 amTue 11:18 pmTue 3:51 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 2:06 amWed 8:28 pmWed 11:17 amGood visibility
MarsTue 5:10 amTue 11:05 pmTue 2:08 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterTue 1:19 pmWed 12:10 amTue 6:45 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 8:09 pmWed 2:06 amTue 11:07 pmAverage visiblity
UranusWed 12:06 amWed 2:50 pmWed 7:28 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 11:33 pmWed 9:54 amWed 4:43 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Anchorage.

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