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Moon: 67.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 17, 2017 at 5:02:36 pm


Sunrise Today: 10:20 am 143° Southeast
Sunset Today: 3:43 pm 217° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:59 pm 94° East
Moonset Today: 11:27 am 271° West


Daylight Hours: 5 hours, 22 minutes (+6m)

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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

5:02 pm

Altitude

-6.9°

Heading

235° SW

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

5h 22m 56s

Change since

Yesterday: +6m

Winter: +1h 41m

Summer: -16h 26m

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 – 7:07 am
Astro. Twilight7:07 am – 8:06 am
Nautical Twilight8:06 am – 9:11 am
Civil Twilight9:11 am – 10:20 am
Daylight10:20 am – 3:43 pm
Civil Twilight3:43 pm – 4:52 pm
Nautical Twilight4:52 pm – 5:57 pm
Astro. Twilight5:57 pm – 6:57 pm
Night6:57 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Fairbanks - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 1710:20 am3:43 pm5:22:56+6:001:01 pm (4.8°)91.452
Jan 1810:17 am3:46 pm5:29:02+6:051:01 pm (5.0°)91.460
Jan 1910:15 am3:50 pm5:35:12+6:101:02 pm (5.2°)91.468
Jan 2010:12 am3:53 pm5:41:27+6:141:02 pm (5.4°)91.477
Jan 2110:09 am3:57 pm5:47:45+6:181:02 pm (5.6°)91.486
Jan 2210:06 am4:00 pm5:54:07+6:221:03 pm (5.8°)91.495
Jan 2310:03 am4:04 pm6:00:32+6:251:03 pm (6.1°)91.505
* 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

5:02 pm

Altitude

-26.1°

Heading

352° N

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

67.6%

Moon in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 17-11:27 am11:59 pm5:12 am(26.0°)244,10972.1%
Jan 18-11:36 am-5:56 am(21.8°)247,08762.6%
Jan 191:19 am11:45 am-6:39 am(17.9°)249,39552.7%
Jan 202:38 am11:55 am-7:23 am(14.3°)250,90643.0%
Jan 213:55 am12:09 pm-8:07 am(11.2°)251,56833.5%
Jan 225:10 am12:26 pm-8:52 am(8.6°)251,39924.7%
Jan 236:21 am12:51 pm-9:39 am(6.8°)250,48016.8%
* 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, Tue, Jan 17, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 9:03 amWed 1:33 pmWed 11:18 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 10:51 amTue 9:22 pmTue 4:06 pmGreat visibility
MarsTue 10:59 amTue 10:08 pmTue 4:33 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 1:24 amWed 11:23 amWed 6:24 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 8:15 amWed 12:42 pmWed 10:28 amNot visible
UranusTue 11:08 amWed 1:27 amTue 6:17 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 10:58 amTue 8:39 pmTue 3:48 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Fairbanks.

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