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Moon: 4.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 19, 2017 at 12:38:02 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:37 am 65° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:30 pm 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:55 am 55° Northeast
Moonset Today: 7:30 pm 303° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 53 minutes (-4m 35s)

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Today's Sun Position in Sitka

The Sun's altitude in Sitka 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

12:38 pm

Altitude

45.2°

Heading

171° S

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 53m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: -4m 35s

Winter: +8h 11m

Summer: -3h 1m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Sitka Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Sitka 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

Night12:00 am – 2:32 am
Astro. Twilight2:32 am – 3:54 am
Nautical Twilight3:54 am – 4:53 am
Civil Twilight4:53 am – 5:37 am
Daylight5:37 am – 8:30 pm
Civil Twilight8:30 pm – 9:14 pm
Nautical Twilight9:14 pm – 10:12 pm
Astro. Twilight10:12 pm – 11:32 pm
Night11:32 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sitka - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 195:37 am8:30 pm14:53:04−4:351:04 pm (45.5°)94.064
Aug 205:39 am8:28 pm14:48:27−4:361:04 pm (45.1°)94.045
Aug 215:41 am8:25 pm14:43:49−4:371:04 pm (44.8°)94.026
Aug 225:43 am8:22 pm14:39:11−4:381:04 pm (44.4°)94.007
Aug 235:45 am8:20 pm14:34:32−4:391:03 pm (44.1°)93.987
Aug 245:47 am8:17 pm14:29:52−4:391:03 pm (43.8°)93.967
Aug 255:49 am8:15 pm14:25:11−4:401:03 pm (43.4°)93.946
* All times are local time for Sitka. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Sitka on Aug 21

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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 Sitka time.

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Today's Moon in Sitka

The Moon's path in Sitka 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

12:38 pm

Altitude

47.6°

Heading

208° SW

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

4.9%

Moon in Sitka - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 192:55 am7:30 pm-11:18 am(50.2°)228,0485.2%
Aug 204:11 am8:05 pm-12:15 pm(47.7°)229,3831.1%
Aug 215:31 am8:32 pm-1:10 pm(44.1°)231,4800.0%
Aug 226:52 am8:55 pm-2:02 pm(39.9°)234,2071.7%
Aug 238:12 am9:16 pm-2:51 pm(35.4°)237,3565.9%
Aug 249:29 am9:35 pm-3:39 pm(30.9°)240,66712.1%
Aug 2510:44 am9:54 pm-4:25 pm(26.6°)243,87019.8%
* All times are local time for Sitka. 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 Sitka This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Aug 19, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:12 amSun 8:05 pmSun 1:38 pmNot visible
VenusSat 2:12 amSat 7:15 pmSat 10:44 amGood visibility
MarsSat 4:46 amSat 8:26 pmSat 12:36 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSat 11:00 amSat 9:43 pmSat 4:22 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 4:57 pmSat 11:59 pmSat 8:28 pmFairly good visibility
UranusSat 9:42 pmSun 12:00 noonSun 4:51 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 8:48 pmSun 7:22 amSun 2:05 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sitka.

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