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Flag for U.S.A. Fairbanks, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 0.3%

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Current Time: Dec 21, 2014 at 11:12:36 PM


Sunrise Today: 10:58 AM 155° Southeast
Sunset Today: 2:40 PM 205° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 9:39 AM 139° Southeast
Moonset Today: 3:41 PM 221° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 3 hours, 41 minutes (-11s)

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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

11:12 PM

Altitude

-45.8°

Heading

328° NW

Phase

Night

Day length
3h 41m 29s

-11s shorter

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

Night12:00 AM – 7:19 AM
Astro. Twilight7:19 AM – 8:21 AM
Nautical Twilight8:21 AM – 9:33 AM
Civil Twilight9:33 AM – 10:58 AM
Daylight10:58 AM – 2:40 PM
Civil Twilight2:40 PM – 4:06 PM
Nautical Twilight4:06 PM – 5:17 PM
Astro. Twilight5:17 PM – 6:19 PM
Night6:19 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 2110:58 AM2:40 PM3:41:30−0:1112:49 PM (2.0°)91.454
Dec 2210:59 AM2:40 PM3:41:40+0:0912:50 PM (2.0°)91.448
Dec 2310:59 AM2:41 PM3:42:09+0:2812:50 PM (2.0°)91.442
Dec 2410:59 AM2:42 PM3:42:59+0:4912:51 PM (2.1°)91.437
Dec 2510:59 AM2:43 PM3:44:09+1:0912:51 PM (2.1°)91.432
Dec 2610:59 AM2:44 PM3:45:39+1:3012:52 PM (2.1°)91.427
Dec 2710:58 AM2:46 PM3:47:26+1:4712:52 PM (2.2°)91.423
* All times are in local Fairbanks time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 2:03 PM in Fairbanks. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 208:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 212:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 226:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 212:03 PM
* 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 2014 Moon Phases

11:12 PM

Altitude

-40.8°

Heading

325° NW

Phase

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Percent Illuminated

0.3%

Moon in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 219:39 AM3:41 PM-12:40 PM(5.7°)229,8960.2%
Dec 2210:29 AM4:54 PM-1:39 PM(6.5°)227,9521.2%
Dec 2311:03 AM6:21 PM-2:37 PM(8.5°)226,8945.2%
Dec 2411:26 AM7:56 PM-3:35 PM(11.7°)226,73211.9%
Dec 2511:44 AM9:33 PM-4:30 PM(15.7°)227,37520.9%
Dec 2611:57 AM11:09 PM-5:23 PM(20.2°)228,66031.5%
Dec 2712:09 PM--6:15 PM(24.8°)230,39642.9%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Fairbanks time.

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