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

Moon: 9.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 2, 2016 at 9:21:24 am


Sunrise Today: 10:24 am 149° Southeast
Sunset Today: 2:57 pm 211° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 12:22 pm 138° Southeast
Moonset Today: 6:34 pm 223° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 4 hours, 32 minutes (-5m 1s)

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

9:21 am

Altitude

-4.2°

Heading

135° SE

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

4h 32m 56s

Change since

Yesterday: -5m 1s

Winter: +51m 24s

Summer: -17h 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

Night12:00 am – 6:59 am
Astro. Twilight6:59 am – 7:59 am
Nautical Twilight7:59 am – 9:08 am
Civil Twilight9:08 am – 10:24 am
Daylight10:24 am – 2:57 pm
Civil Twilight2:57 pm – 4:13 pm
Nautical Twilight4:13 pm – 5:22 pm
Astro. Twilight5:22 pm – 6:22 pm
Night6:22 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Fairbanks - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 210:24 am2:57 pm4:32:56−5:0112:41 pm (3.3°)91.634
Dec 310:27 am2:55 pm4:28:04−4:5212:41 pm (3.1°)91.619
Dec 410:30 am2:53 pm4:23:22−4:4112:41 pm (3.0°)91.605
Dec 510:32 am2:51 pm4:18:52−4:3012:42 pm (2.9°)91.592
Dec 610:35 am2:49 pm4:14:33−4:1812:42 pm (2.8°)91.578
Dec 710:37 am2:48 pm4:10:27−4:0612:43 pm (2.7°)91.565
Dec 810:40 am2:46 pm4:06:34−3:5212:43 pm (2.6°)91.553
* All times are local time for Fairbanks. 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

9:21 am

Altitude

-16.8°

Heading

100° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

9.7%

Moon in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 212:22 pm6:34 pm-3:26 pm(6.1°)247,42511.2%
Dec 312:53 pm7:45 pm-4:16 pm(7.6°)245,19818.3%
Dec 41:15 pm9:05 pm-5:05 pm(10.0°)242,56827.0%
Dec 51:31 pm10:29 pm-5:54 pm(13.2°)239,57136.9%
Dec 61:44 pm11:57 pm-6:42 pm(17.1°)236,29047.7%
Dec 71:55 pm--7:32 pm(21.4°)232,87559.0%
Dec 8-1:28 am2:06 pm8:23 pm(26.1°)229,54670.1%
* All times are local time for Fairbanks. 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, Fri, Dec 2, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryUp all dayFri 2:02 pmAverage visiblity
VenusFri 2:08 pmFri 5:32 pmFri 3:50 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 1:58 pmFri 8:51 pmFri 5:24 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 3:51 amFri 2:24 pmFri 9:08 amFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 10:50 amFri 3:31 pmFri 1:10 pmNot visible
UranusFri 2:09 pmSat 4:29 amFri 9:19 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 1:59 pmFri 11:33 pmFri 6:46 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Fairbanks.

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