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Moon: 11.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 22, 2017 at 5:24:06 pm


Sunrise Today: 4:29 am 48° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:28 pm 312° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:46 am 86° East
Moonset Today: 4:59 pm 279° West


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 58 minutes (+3m 27s)

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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

5:24 pm

Altitude

29.9°

Heading

262° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

16h 58m 50s

Change since

Yesterday: +3m 27s

Winter: +10h 16m

Summer: -55m 15s

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

Today it does not get darker than Astronomical Twilight.

Nautical Twilight12:00 am – 12:15 am
Astro. Twilight12:15 am – 1:39 am
Nautical Twilight1:39 am – 3:32 am
Civil Twilight3:32 am – 4:29 am
Daylight4:29 am – 9:28 pm
Civil Twilight9:28 pm – 10:25 pm
Nautical Twilight10:25 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Sitka - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 224:29 am9:28 pm16:58:50+3:2712:58 pm (53.5°)94.114
May 234:27 am9:29 pm17:02:14+3:2312:58 pm (53.7°)94.132
May 244:26 am9:31 pm17:05:32+3:1812:58 pm (53.9°)94.149
May 254:24 am9:33 pm17:08:46+3:1312:58 pm (54.1°)94.166
May 264:23 am9:34 pm17:11:54+3:0812:58 pm (54.2°)94.182
May 274:21 am9:36 pm17:14:57+3:0312:58 pm (54.4°)94.198
May 284:20 am9:38 pm17:17:55+2:5712:58 pm (54.5°)94.213
* All times are local time for Sitka. 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 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

5:24 pm

Altitude

-3.8°

Heading

284° W

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

11.3%

Moon in Sitka - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 223:46 am4:59 pm-10:14 am(36.0°)227,98413.6%
May 234:08 am6:26 pm-11:08 am(40.8°)224,9406.3%
May 244:35 am7:53 pm-12:05 pm(45.1°)222,8551.7%
May 255:07 am9:18 pm-1:05 pm(48.6°)221,9780.2%
May 265:47 am10:35 pm-2:07 pm(50.9°)222,4112.0%
May 276:39 am11:39 pm-3:09 pm(51.7°)224,0927.1%
May 287:43 am--4:10 pm(51.0°)226,80214.7%
* 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, Mon, May 22, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:09 amMon 6:35 pmMon 11:21 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 3:24 amTue 4:39 pmTue 10:01 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 5:22 amMon 11:20 pmMon 2:21 pmDifficult to see
JupiterMon 4:11 pmTue 3:28 amMon 9:49 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 11:08 pmTue 6:10 amTue 2:39 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 3:33 amMon 5:43 pmMon 10:38 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneTue 2:39 amTue 1:17 pmTue 7:58 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Sitka.

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