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Moon: 9.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 23, 2017 at 9:33:20 am


Sunrise Today: 8:19 am 111° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:49 pm 249° West


Moonrise Today: 7:28 am 135° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:11 pm 227° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 29 minutes (+6m 48s)

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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

9:33 am

Altitude

6.1°

Heading

128° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

9h 29m 53s

Change since

Yesterday: +6m 48s

Winter: +5h 48m

Summer: -12h 19m

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 – 5:35 am
Astro. Twilight5:35 am – 6:32 am
Nautical Twilight6:32 am – 7:29 am
Civil Twilight7:29 am – 8:19 am
Daylight8:19 am – 5:49 pm
Civil Twilight5:49 pm – 6:40 pm
Nautical Twilight6:40 pm – 7:36 pm
Astro. Twilight7:36 pm – 8:34 pm
Night8:34 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Fairbanks - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 238:19 am5:49 pm9:29:53+6:481:04 pm (15.8°)91.994
Feb 248:16 am5:52 pm9:36:41+6:471:03 pm (16.1°)92.015
Feb 258:12 am5:56 pm9:43:29+6:471:03 pm (16.5°)92.037
Feb 268:09 am5:59 pm9:50:16+6:471:03 pm (16.9°)92.059
Feb 278:05 am6:02 pm9:57:03+6:471:03 pm (17.3°)92.081
Feb 288:02 am6:05 pm10:03:51+6:471:03 pm (17.6°)92.103
Mar 17:58 am6:09 pm10:10:37+6:461:03 pm (18.0°)92.125
* All times are local time for Fairbanks. 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

9:33 am

Altitude

6.0°

Heading

163° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

9.0%

Moon in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 237:28 am2:11 pm-10:46 am(7.4°)242,7678.7%
Feb 247:52 am3:32 pm-11:37 am(9.6°)239,7723.6%
Feb 258:10 am4:59 pm-12:28 pm(12.8°)236,8680.6%
Feb 268:24 am6:29 pm-1:19 pm(16.7°)234,2770.1%
Feb 278:36 am8:02 pm-2:10 pm(21.1°)232,1672.3%
Feb 288:47 am9:36 pm-3:01 pm(25.8°)230,6357.1%
Mar 18:58 am11:11 pm-3:53 pm(30.5°)229,70514.4%
* 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, Thu, Feb 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:38 amFri 4:33 pmFri 12:35 pmDifficult to see
VenusThu 7:39 amThu 10:40 pmThu 3:09 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 8:36 amThu 11:00 pmThu 3:47 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterThu 10:57 pmFri 8:58 amFri 3:58 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 6:08 amThu 10:31 amThu 8:20 amDifficult to see
UranusThu 8:42 amThu 11:10 pmThu 3:56 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 8:33 amThu 6:22 pmThu 1:27 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Fairbanks.

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