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Flag for USA Fairbanks, AK, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 39.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 25, 2016 at 5:42:07 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:11 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:32 PM 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:55 PM 45° Northeast
Moonset Today: 5:14 PM 314° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 20 minutes (-6m 47s)

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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

5:42 PM

Altitude

22.8°

Heading

244° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

15h 20m 32s

Change since

Yesterday: -6m 47s

Winter: +11h 38m

Summer: -6h 29m

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 Astronomical Twilight.

Nautical Twilight12:00 AM – 12:07 AM
Astro. Twilight12:07 AM – 3:40 AM
Nautical Twilight3:40 AM – 5:12 AM
Civil Twilight5:12 AM – 6:11 AM
Daylight6:11 AM – 9:32 PM
Civil Twilight9:32 PM – 10:30 PM
Nautical Twilight10:30 PM – 11:59 PM
Astro. Twilight11:59 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Fairbanks - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 256:11 AM9:32 PM15:20:32−6:471:53 PM (35.5°)93.940
Aug 266:14 AM9:28 PM15:13:45−6:461:52 PM (35.2°)93.920
Aug 276:18 AM9:25 PM15:06:59−6:461:52 PM (34.8°)93.900
Aug 286:21 AM9:21 PM15:00:13−6:451:52 PM (34.5°)93.879
Aug 296:24 AM9:17 PM14:53:28−6:451:52 PM (34.1°)93.858
Aug 306:27 AM9:14 PM14:46:43−6:441:51 PM (33.8°)93.836
Aug 316:30 AM9:10 PM14:39:59−6:441:51 PM (33.4°)93.814
* 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

5:42 PM

Altitude

-1.6°

Heading

320° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

39.8%

Moon in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 25-5:14 PM11:55 PM8:09 AM(41.1°)231,13444.2%
Aug 26-6:24 PM-9:05 AM(42.6°)232,75932.8%
Aug 2712:41 AM7:18 PM-10:01 AM(42.9°)234,57122.5%
Aug 281:43 AM7:56 PM-10:56 AM(42.0°)236,53513.7%
Aug 292:57 AM8:22 PM-11:49 AM(40.1°)238,6297.0%
Aug 304:17 AM8:41 PM-12:40 PM(37.3°)240,8262.5%
Aug 315:40 AM8:55 PM-1:28 PM(33.9°)243,0800.2%
* 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, Aug 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 9:35 AMFri 8:58 PMFri 3:17 PMNot visible
VenusThu 8:42 AMThu 9:47 PMThu 3:16 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 7:00 PMThu 9:13 PMThu 8:07 PMSlightly difficult to see
JupiterThu 8:59 AMThu 9:46 PMThu 3:23 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnThu 5:26 PMThu 10:45 PMThu 8:06 PMNot visible
UranusThu 9:39 PMFri 12:22 PMFri 5:01 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 9:29 PMFri 7:13 AMFri 2:21 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Fairbanks.

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