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Moon: 0.2%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Apr 26, 2017 at 12:25:52 am


Sunrise Today: 5:34 am 54° Northeast
Sunset Today: 10:05 pm 307° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 6:35 am 67° East
Moonset Today: 10:26 pm 300° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 31 minutes (+6m 57s)

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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

12:25 am

Altitude

-10.0°

Heading

340° N

Position

Nautical Twilight

Day length

16h 31m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: +6m 57s

Winter: +12h 49m

Summer: -5h 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 Nautical Twilight.

Nautical Twilight12:00 am – 4:26 am
Civil Twilight4:26 am – 5:34 am
Daylight5:34 am – 10:05 pm
Civil Twilight10:05 pm – 11:13 pm
Nautical Twilight11:13 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Fairbanks - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Apr 305:19 am10:18 pm16:59:00+6:591:47 pm (40.2°)93.655
May 15:16 am10:22 pm17:06:00+7:001:47 pm (40.5°)93.678
May 25:12 am10:25 pm17:13:00+7:001:47 pm (40.8°)93.700
* 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

12:25 am

Altitude

-16.0°

Heading

339° N

Position

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.2%

Moon in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Apr 30-2:48 am8:45 am6:16 pm(43.5°)228,77228.1%
May 1-3:40 am9:55 am7:14 pm(42.2°)231,87039.3%
May 2-4:14 am11:17 am8:08 pm(39.8°)235,13950.7%
* 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, Wed, Apr 26, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:35 amWed 8:37 pmWed 1:07 pmNot visible
VenusWed 5:06 amWed 5:43 pmWed 11:25 amAverage visiblity
MarsWed 5:39 amThu 1:37 amWed 3:37 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterTue 7:11 pmWed 5:57 amWed 12:33 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 3:08 amWed 7:33 amWed 5:20 amDifficult to see
UranusWed 5:39 amWed 8:30 pmWed 1:04 pmNot visible
NeptuneWed 5:30 amWed 3:33 pmWed 10:31 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Fairbanks.

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