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Alaska

Is it dark for 6 months straight in Alaska?

Answer

Wiki User
08/27/2011

In actuality, no. But it seems like it, the sun comes up at 11:00 am and sets at 2:30 pm, you think it is dark for 6 months. Starting the last part of September it starts getting dark earlier until about mid May. Then it stays light 23 hours.