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Moon: 60.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 25, 2016 at 4:46:57 PM


Sunrise Today: 4:29 AM 35° Northeast
Sunset Today: 11:23 PM 324° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:05 AM 85° East
Moonset Today: 1:30 PM 281° West


Daylight Hours: 18 hours, 54 minutes (-6m 53s)

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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

4:46 PM

Altitude

36.6°

Heading

232° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

18h 54m 24s

Change since

Yesterday: -6m 53s

Winter: +15h 12m

Summer: -2h 55m

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 Civil Twilight.

Civil Twilight12:00 AM – 4:29 AM
Daylight4:29 AM – 11:23 PM
Civil Twilight11:23 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Fairbanks - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 254:29 AM11:23 PM18:54:24−6:531:57 PM (44.6°)94.410
Jul 264:32 AM11:20 PM18:47:30−6:541:57 PM (44.4°)94.401
Jul 274:36 AM11:16 PM18:40:33−6:561:57 PM (44.1°)94.392
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
* 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

4:46 PM

Altitude

-16.8°

Heading

326° NW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

60.7%

Moon in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2512:05 AM1:30 PM-6:36 AM(27.8°)230,26065.4%
Jul 2612:17 AM3:04 PM-7:29 AM(32.3°)229,81153.7%
Jul 2712:32 AM4:36 PM-8:22 AM(36.3°)229,70441.8%
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%
* 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, Mon, Jul 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:42 AMMon 11:43 PMMon 3:15 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 6:00 AMMon 11:44 PMMon 2:54 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 7:04 PMMon 11:18 PMMon 9:11 PMSlightly difficult to see
JupiterMon 10:19 AMMon 11:47 PMMon 5:03 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnMon 7:27 PMTue 12:49 AMMon 10:08 PMNot visible
UranusMon 11:41 PMTue 2:26 PMTue 7:04 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 11:31 PMTue 9:21 AMTue 4:26 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Fairbanks.

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