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

Moon: 12.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Apr 23, 2017 at 2:19:11 am


Sunrise Today: 5:45 am 57° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:55 pm 304° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 6:01 am 100° East
Moonset Today: 5:28 pm 265° West


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 10 minutes (+6m 56s)

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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

2:19 am

Altitude

-12.3°

Heading

7° N

Position

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

16h 10m 12s

Change since

Yesterday: +6m 56s

Winter: +12h 28m

Summer: -5h 39m

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 – 1:01 am
Astro. Twilight1:01 am – 2:35 am
Nautical Twilight2:35 am – 4:41 am
Civil Twilight4:41 am – 5:45 am
Daylight5:45 am – 9:55 pm
Civil Twilight9:55 pm – 11:00 pm
Nautical Twilight11:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Fairbanks - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 235:45 am9:55 pm16:10:12+6:561:49 pm (38.0°)93.485
Apr 245:41 am9:58 pm16:17:09+6:561:48 pm (38.3°)93.510
Apr 255:37 am10:01 pm16:24:06+6:571:48 pm (38.7°)93.535
Apr 265:34 am10:05 pm16:31:04+6:571:48 pm (39.0°)93.560
Apr 275:30 am10:08 pm16:38:02+6:581:48 pm (39.3°)93.584
Apr 285:26 am10:11 pm16:45:01+6:581:48 pm (39.6°)93.608
Apr 295:23 am10:15 pm16:52:00+6:591:48 pm (39.9°)93.632
* 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 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 202:29 am
June SolsticeJun 208:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 2212:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 217:28 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 2017 Moon Phases

2:19 am

Altitude

-22.8°

Heading

50° NE

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

12.8%

Moon in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 236:01 am5:28 pm-11:35 am(21.1°)230,86110.0%
Apr 246:12 am7:05 pm-12:27 pm(26.0°)227,5444.0%
Apr 256:23 am8:45 pm-1:21 pm(30.9°)225,0360.7%
Apr 266:35 am10:26 pm-2:17 pm(35.5°)223,5870.4%
Apr 276:52 am--3:15 pm(39.3°)223,3223.4%
Apr 28-12:05 am7:16 am4:16 pm(42.1°)224,2229.4%
Apr 29-1:35 am7:52 am5:16 pm(43.5°)226,12417.9%
* 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, Sun, Apr 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:38 amSun 9:08 pmSun 1:24 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 5:12 amSun 5:51 pmSun 11:32 amAverage visiblity
MarsSun 5:50 amMon 1:32 amSun 3:40 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSat 7:25 pmSun 6:08 amSun 12:47 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 3:20 amSun 7:45 amSun 5:33 amDifficult to see
UranusSun 5:51 amSun 8:40 pmSun 1:15 pmNot visible
NeptuneSun 5:41 amSun 3:45 pmSun 10:43 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Fairbanks.

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