Interactive Star Chart Powered by: Distant Suns

Click on a star, planet, sun or moon for more information.

View Direction

Click "Up" to view the entire sky.

 
 
 
 

Date & Time

 

Display Features


Astronomy

Dec. 17, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 8:55 AM AKST 11:57 AM AKST 2:59 PM AKST
Civil Twilight 7:59 AM AKST   3:55 PM AKST
Nautical Twilight 7:04 AM AKST   4:51 PM AKST
Astronomical Twilight 6:13 AM AKST   5:41 PM AKST
Altitude -0.8° 7.2° -0.8°
Azimuth 139.1° 180.0° 220.8°
Hour Angle of the Sun 45.5° 45.5° -45.4°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 343.31° 343.43° 343.56°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.37° -94.23° -94.09°
Sun Declination -23.37° -23.38° -23.38°
Moon 7:54 AM AKST (12/17)   3:20 PM AKST (12/17)
Length of Visible Light 7h 55m
Length of Day
6h 03m
Waning Crescent, 0% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 17
Waning Crescent
Dec 18
New
Dec 26
First Quarter
Jan 1
Full
Jan 8
Last Quarter