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Moon: 57.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 22, 2018 at 11:54:48 am


Sunrise Today: 4:03 am 32° Northeast
Sunset Today: 11:34 pm 329° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:17 pm 66° East
Moonset Today: 4:06 am 298° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 19 hours, 30 minutes (+6m 49s)

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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

11:54 am

Altitude

41.9°

Heading

144° SE

Position

Daylight

Day length

19h 30m 53s

Change since

Yesterday: +6m 49s

Winter: +15h 49m

Summer: -2h 18m

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 – 4:03 am
Daylight4:03 am – 11:34 pm
Civil Twilight11:34 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Fairbanks - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 224:03 am11:34 pm19:30:53+6:491:47 pm (45.7°)94.106
May 234:00 am11:37 pm19:37:40+6:471:47 pm (45.9°)94.123
May 243:56 am11:41 pm19:44:26+6:451:47 pm (46.1°)94.140
May 253:53 am11:44 pm19:51:08+6:421:47 pm (46.2°)94.156
May 263:50 am11:48 pm19:57:47+6:381:47 pm (46.4°)94.172
May 273:47 am11:51 pm20:04:22+6:351:48 pm (46.6°)94.188
May 283:44 am11:54 pm20:10:54+6:311:48 pm (46.7°)94.204
* 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

11:54 am

Altitude

-7.7°

Heading

48° NE

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

57.6%

Moon in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 22-4:06 am1:17 pm8:58 pm(32.9°)234,23961.7%
May 23-4:14 am2:50 pm9:47 pm(28.2°)236,64572.3%
May 24-4:21 am4:22 pm10:35 pm(23.4°)239,02181.5%
May 25-4:27 am5:51 pm11:21 pm(18.7°)241,32289.1%
May 26-4:33 am7:20 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
May 27-4:40 am8:47 pm12:07 am(14.4°)243,52194.7%
May 28-4:49 am10:12 pm12:54 am(10.6°)245,59198.3%
* 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, Tue, May 22, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:16 amWed 9:25 pmWed 12:48 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusUp all dayTue 4:06 pmGood visibility
MarsWed 3:53 amWed 8:24 amWed 6:08 amSlightly difficult to see
JupiterTue 9:04 pmWed 4:25 amWed 12:45 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 2:14 amWed 6:29 amWed 4:21 amSlightly difficult to see
UranusTue 3:59 amTue 7:26 pmTue 11:43 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 3:50 amTue 2:11 pmTue 9:00 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Fairbanks.

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