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

Moon: 89.7%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: May 19, 2024 at 11:18:58 pm
Sunrise Today: 4:29 am 52° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:58 pm 309° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 4:50 pm 104° East
Moonset Today: 3:14 am 262° West
Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 29 minutes (+3m 19s)
Location of KetchikanLocation

Today's Sun Position in Ketchikan

Time:11:18 pm
Altitude:-12.4°
Direction:340° N
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 16h 29m 12s (May 19, 2024)

3 minutes, 19 seconds longer than yesterday (May 18, 2024)

9 hours, 23 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

58 minutes, 20 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Ketchikan Today

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Astro. Twilight12:00 am – 2:19 am
Nautical Twilight2:19 am – 3:38 am
Civil Twilight3:38 am – 4:29 am
Daylight4:29 am – 8:58 pm
Civil Twilight8:58 pm – 9:49 pm
Nautical Twilight9:49 pm – 11:10 pm
Astro. Twilight11:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Ketchikan - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 194:29 am8:58 pm16:29:12+3:1912:43 pm (54.7°)94.056
May 204:27 am9:00 pm16:32:28+3:1512:43 pm (54.9°)94.074
May 214:26 am9:01 pm16:35:39+3:1112:43 pm (55.1°)94.092
May 224:24 am9:03 pm16:38:47+3:0712:43 pm (55.3°)94.110
May 234:23 am9:05 pm16:41:50+3:0212:43 pm (55.4°)94.127
May 244:21 am9:06 pm16:44:48+2:5812:43 pm (55.6°)94.144
May 254:20 am9:08 pm16:47:42+2:5312:43 pm (55.8°)94.161
* All times are local time for Ketchikan. 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 Ketchikan

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Ketchikan - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 19-3:14 am4:50 pm10:12 pm(24.8°)249,41889.5%
May 20-3:19 am6:08 pm10:54 pm(19.3°)247,63994.8%
May 21-3:27 am7:30 pm11:39 pm(14.3°)245,52998.3%
May 22-3:37 am8:56 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
May 23-3:52 am10:21 pm12:29 am(10.1°)243,24299.8%
May 24-4:17 am11:38 pm1:22 am(7.1°)240,91999.1%
May 25-4:58 am-2:19 am(5.6°)238,66896.1%
* All times are local time for Ketchikan. 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 Ketchikan This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, May 19, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:03 amMon 6:24 pmMon 11:12 amDifficult to see
VenusMon 4:25 amMon 8:30 pmMon 12:27 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 3:17 amMon 4:22 pmMon 9:49 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 4:33 amMon 8:42 pmMon 12:37 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
SaturnMon 2:44 amMon 1:36 pmMon 8:10 amAverage visibility
UranusMon 4:17 amMon 8:14 pmMon 12:15 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneMon 2:56 amMon 2:46 pmMon 8:51 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Ketchikan.

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