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

Moon: 50.9%
Third Quarter
Current Time: Mar 3, 2024 at 4:30:34 am
Sunrise Today: 6:47 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 5:40 pm 260° West
Moonrise Today: 3:15 am 145° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:35 am 213° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 53 minutes (+4m 50s)
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Today's Sun Position in Sitka

Time:4:30 am
Altitude:-19.2°
Direction:72° E
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 52m 55s (Mar 3, 2024)

4 minutes, 50 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 2, 2024)

4 hours, 10 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

7 hours, 1 minute shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Sitka Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:39 am
Astro. Twilight4:39 am – 5:24 am
Nautical Twilight5:24 am – 6:08 am
Civil Twilight6:08 am – 6:47 am
Daylight6:47 am – 5:40 pm
Civil Twilight5:40 pm – 6:18 pm
Nautical Twilight6:18 pm – 7:02 pm
Astro. Twilight7:02 pm – 7:47 pm
Night7:47 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sitka - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 36:47 am5:40 pm10:52:55+4:5012:13 pm (26.6°)92.171
Mar 46:44 am5:42 pm10:57:46+4:5112:12 pm (27.0°)92.195
Mar 56:41 am5:44 pm11:02:38+4:5112:12 pm (27.4°)92.219
Mar 66:39 am5:46 pm11:07:30+4:5112:12 pm (27.8°)92.243
Mar 76:36 am5:48 pm11:12:21+4:5112:12 pm (28.1°)92.268
Mar 86:33 am5:51 pm11:17:14+4:5212:11 pm (28.5°)92.292
Mar 96:31 am5:53 pm11:22:06+4:5212:11 pm (28.9°)92.317
* All times are local time for Sitka. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, March 10, 2024 at 2:00 am, and this is accounted for above.

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Today's Moon in Sitka

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Sitka - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 33:15 am8:35 am-5:59 am(5.4°)240,23250.3%
Mar 44:36 am9:13 am-6:56 am(3.8°)236,42239.4%
Mar 55:36 am10:19 am-7:56 am(4.0°)232,46828.6%
Mar 66:12 am11:51 am-8:57 am(6.1°)228,68718.5%
Mar 76:31 am1:37 pm-9:57 am(10.1°)225,43810.0%
Mar 86:42 am3:24 pm-10:54 am(15.7°)223,0753.8%
Mar 96:49 am5:09 pm-11:49 am(22.5°)221,8780.5%
* All times are local time for Sitka. 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 Sitka This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Mar 3, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:04 amSun 5:58 pmSun 12:30 pmVery difficult to see
VenusSun 6:21 amSun 3:07 pmSun 10:43 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 6:15 amSun 2:34 pmSun 10:24 amVery difficult to see
JupiterSun 8:13 amSun 11:29 pmSun 3:50 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 6:56 amSun 5:08 pmSun 12:02 pmNot visible
UranusSun 8:22 amMon 12:20 amSun 4:21 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 7:14 amSun 6:51 pmSun 1:03 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sitka.

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