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Moon: 67.1%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 19, 2018 at 5:45:46 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:50 am 57° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:55 pm 303° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 6:10 pm 140° Southeast


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 4 minutes (-6m 50s)

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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

5:45 pm

Altitude

24.7°

Heading

245° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

16h 4m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: -6m 50s

Winter: +12h 22m

Summer: -5h 44m

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 – 1:11 am
Astro. Twilight1:11 am – 2:38 am
Nautical Twilight2:38 am – 4:46 am
Civil Twilight4:46 am – 5:50 am
Daylight5:50 am – 9:55 pm
Civil Twilight9:55 pm – 10:58 pm
Nautical Twilight10:58 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Fairbanks - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 195:50 am9:55 pm16:04:36−6:501:54 pm (37.7°)94.067
Aug 205:54 am9:51 pm15:57:45−6:501:54 pm (37.4°)94.047
Aug 215:57 am9:48 pm15:50:56−6:491:53 pm (37.1°)94.028
Aug 226:00 am9:44 pm15:44:07−6:491:53 pm (36.7°)94.008
Aug 236:03 am9:40 pm15:37:18−6:481:53 pm (36.4°)93.989
Aug 246:06 am9:37 pm15:30:30−6:471:53 pm (36.1°)93.969
Aug 256:09 am9:33 pm15:23:43−6:471:52 pm (35.7°)93.948
* All times are local time for Fairbanks. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 208:15 am
June SolsticeJun 212:07 am
September EquinoxSep 225:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 211:23 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 2018 Moon Phases

5:45 pm

Altitude

-1.6°

Heading

134° SE

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

67.1%

Moon in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 196:10 pm--9:08 pm(5.3°)248,92868.3%
Aug 20-12:00 am7:21 pm9:56 pm(4.0°)250,67577.2%
Aug 21-12:29 am8:17 pm10:45 pm(3.7°)251,72084.8%
Aug 22-1:13 am8:56 pm11:33 pm(4.3°)252,11291.1%
Aug 23-2:14 am9:21 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Aug 24-3:26 am9:37 pm12:20 am(5.9°)251,92595.9%
Aug 25-4:46 am9:48 pm1:07 am(8.3°)251,24798.8%
* All times are local time for Fairbanks. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. 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, Aug 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 4:28 amSun 9:16 pmSun 12:51 pmVery difficult to see
VenusMon 11:37 amMon 9:43 pmMon 4:41 pmAverage visiblity
MarsDown all daySun 12:10 amDown all night, not visible
JupiterSun 3:11 pmSun 10:30 pmSun 6:51 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSun 8:07 pmMon 12:09 amSun 10:08 pmDifficult to see
UranusSun 10:06 pmMon 1:48 pmMon 5:57 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 9:56 pmMon 8:11 amMon 3:04 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Fairbanks.

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