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Moon: 4.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Apr 24, 2017 at 11:10:41 am


Sunrise Today: 5:41 am 56° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:58 pm 305° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 6:12 am 89° East
Moonset Today: 7:05 pm 277° West


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 17 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

11:10 am

Altitude

31.7°

Heading

133° SE

Position

Daylight

Day length

16h 17m 9s

Change since

Yesterday: +6m 56s

Winter: +12h 35m

Summer: -5h 32m

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 – 1:20 am
Astro. Twilight1:20 am – 2:16 am
Nautical Twilight2:16 am – 4:36 am
Civil Twilight4:36 am – 5:41 am
Daylight5:41 am – 9:58 pm
Civil Twilight9:58 pm – 11:04 pm
Nautical Twilight11:04 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Fairbanks - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Apr 305:19 am10:18 pm16:59:00+6:591:47 pm (40.2°)93.655
* 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

11:10 am

Altitude

24.3°

Heading

159° S

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

4.3%

Moon in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Apr 30-2:48 am8:45 am6:16 pm(43.5°)228,77228.1%
* 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, Mon, Apr 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:37 amMon 8:57 pmMon 1:18 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusMon 5:10 amMon 5:48 pmMon 11:29 amAverage visiblity
MarsMon 5:46 amTue 1:33 amMon 3:39 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterMon 7:15 pmTue 6:00 amTue 12:38 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 3:12 amTue 7:37 amTue 5:25 amDifficult to see
UranusTue 5:43 amTue 8:33 pmTue 1:08 pmNot visible
NeptuneMon 5:37 amMon 3:41 pmMon 10:39 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Fairbanks.

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