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Moon: 61.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 28, 2016 at 3:58:08 AM


Sunrise Today: 3:43 AM 26° Northeast
Sunset Today: 11:57 PM 334° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:53 AM 118° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:56 AM 245° West


Daylight Hours: 20 hours, 14 minutes (+6m 29s)

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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

3:58 AM

Altitude

0.4°

Heading

30° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

20h 14m 11s

Change since

Yesterday: +6m 29s

Winter: +16h 32m

Summer: -1h 35m

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 – 3:43 AM
Daylight3:43 AM – 11:57 PM
Civil Twilight11:57 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Fairbanks - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 283:43 AM11:57 PM20:14:11+6:291:48 PM (46.8°)94.218
May 293:39 AM-1:48 PM (47.0°)94.233
May 30-
3:36 AM
12:00 AM
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1:49 PM (47.1°)94.249
May 31-
3:33 AM
12:03 AM
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1:49 PM (47.2°)94.264
Jun 1-
3:31 AM
12:07 AM
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1:49 PM (47.4°)94.278
Jun 2-
3:28 AM
12:10 AM
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1:49 PM (47.5°)94.293
Jun 3-
3:25 AM
12:13 AM
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1:49 PM (47.6°)94.306
* 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

3:58 AM

Altitude

4.9°

Heading

133° SE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

61.1%

Moon in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 282:53 AM11:56 AM-7:18 AM(13.4°)235,79659.6%
May 293:07 AM1:26 PM-8:09 AM(17.4°)232,89848.3%
May 303:20 AM2:59 PM-9:00 AM(21.8°)230,10336.8%
May 313:31 AM4:34 PM-9:52 AM(26.5°)227,62525.7%
Jun 13:44 AM6:12 PM-10:46 AM(31.2°)225,70915.8%
Jun 23:58 AM7:50 PM-11:41 AM(35.5°)224,5987.8%
Jun 34:17 AM9:26 PM-12:39 PM(39.1°)224,4842.5%
* 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, Sat, May 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:19 AMSat 8:25 PMSat 12:22 PMNot visible
VenusSun 3:49 AMSun 11:33 PMSun 1:39 PMSlightly difficult
MarsSat 10:47 PMSun 3:31 AMSun 1:09 AMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 1:15 PMSun 3:35 AMSat 8:25 PMGreat visibility
SaturnFri 11:39 PMSat 4:51 AMSat 2:15 AMFairly good visibility
UranusSat 3:32 AMSat 6:08 PMSat 10:50 AMNot visible
NeptuneSat 3:22 AMSat 1:16 PMSat 8:19 AMNot visible
* All times are local time for Fairbanks.

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