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Moon: 28.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 28, 2016 at 2:24:20 PM


Sunrise Today: 4:39 AM 38° Northeast
Sunset Today: 11:13 PM 321° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:50 AM 55° Northeast
Moonset Today: 6:06 PM 310° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 18 hours, 33 minutes (-6m 55s)

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Today's Sun Position in Fairbanks

The Sun's altitude in Fairbanks today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

2:24 PM

Altitude

43.7°

Heading

189° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

18h 33m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: -6m 55s

Winter: +14h 52m

Summer: -3h 16m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Fairbanks Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Fairbanks 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 Nautical Twilight.

Civil Twilight12:00 AM – 1:19 AM
Nautical Twilight1:19 AM – 2:37 AM
Civil Twilight2:37 AM – 4:39 AM
Daylight4:39 AM – 11:13 PM
Civil Twilight11:13 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Fairbanks - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 284:39 AM11:13 PM18:33:38−6:551:57 PM (43.9°)94.382
Jul 294:43 AM11:09 PM18:26:42−6:551:57 PM (43.6°)94.372
Jul 304:46 AM11:06 PM18:19:45−6:561:57 PM (43.4°)94.362
Jul 314:49 AM11:02 PM18:12:49−6:561:57 PM (43.2°)94.350
Aug 14:53 AM10:59 PM18:05:51−6:571:57 PM (42.9°)94.339
Aug 24:56 AM10:55 PM17:58:54−6:571:57 PM (42.6°)94.326
Aug 35:00 AM10:52 PM17:51:56−6:571:57 PM (42.4°)94.314
* All times are local time for Fairbanks. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 198:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 202:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 226:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 211:44 AM
* All times are local Fairbanks time.

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Today's Moon in Fairbanks

The Moon's path in Fairbanks 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 2016 Moon Phases

2:24 PM

Altitude

20.0°

Heading

262° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

28.1%

Moon in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2812:50 AM6:06 PM-9:17 AM(39.5°)229,95730.4%
Jul 291:17 AM7:26 PM-10:13 AM(41.8°)230,60720.0%
Jul 301:54 AM8:32 PM-11:11 AM(42.9°)231,69811.4%
Jul 312:47 AM9:21 PM-12:08 PM(42.8°)233,2565.1%
Aug 13:55 AM9:55 PM-1:03 PM(41.5°)235,2681.3%
Aug 25:14 AM10:18 PM-1:56 PM(39.1°)237,6640.1%
Aug 36:37 AM10:34 PM-2:47 PM(36.0°)240,3211.4%
* All times are local time for Fairbanks. 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 Fairbanks This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Jul 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:11 AMThu 11:28 PMThu 3:22 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 6:17 AMThu 11:33 PMThu 2:56 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 7:01 PMThu 11:06 PMThu 9:04 PMSlightly difficult to see
JupiterThu 10:11 AMThu 11:35 PMThu 4:53 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnThu 7:15 PMFri 12:37 AMThu 9:56 PMNot visible
UranusThu 11:29 PMFri 2:14 PMFri 6:52 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 11:19 PMFri 9:08 AMFri 4:14 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Fairbanks.

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