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Flag for USA Fairbanks, AK, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 4.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 19, 2017 at 12:53:14 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:51 am 57° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:54 pm 302° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:48 am 42° Northeast
Moonset Today: 9:11 pm 313° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 2 minutes (-6m 50s)

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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

12:53 pm

Altitude

36.6°

Heading

161° S

Position

Daylight

Day length

16h 2m 57s

Change since

Yesterday: -6m 50s

Winter: +12h 21m

Summer: -5h 46m

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 – 1:07 am
Astro. Twilight1:07 am – 2:42 am
Nautical Twilight2:42 am – 4:47 am
Civil Twilight4:47 am – 5:51 am
Daylight5:51 am – 9:54 pm
Civil Twilight9:54 pm – 10:57 pm
Nautical Twilight10:57 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Fairbanks - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 195:51 am9:54 pm16:02:57−6:501:54 pm (37.7°)94.063
Aug 205:54 am9:51 pm15:56:07−6:501:54 pm (37.3°)94.045
Aug 215:58 am9:47 pm15:49:17−6:491:53 pm (37.0°)94.026
Aug 226:01 am9:43 pm15:42:28−6:491:53 pm (36.7°)94.006
Aug 236:04 am9:40 pm15:35:39−6:481:53 pm (36.3°)93.986
Aug 246:07 am9:36 pm15:28:51−6:471:53 pm (36.0°)93.966
Aug 256:10 am9:32 pm15:22:04−6:471:52 pm (35.6°)93.946
* All times are local time for Fairbanks. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Fairbanks on Aug 21

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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

12:53 pm

Altitude

41.7°

Heading

194° S

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

4.8%

Moon in Fairbanks - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 192:48 am9:11 pm-12:09 pm(42.3°)228,0815.0%
Aug 204:15 am9:34 pm-1:07 pm(39.7°)229,4431.1%
Aug 215:48 am9:49 pm-2:02 pm(36.1°)231,5640.0%
Aug 227:22 am10:01 pm-2:53 pm(31.9°)234,3101.8%
Aug 238:54 am10:10 pm-3:43 pm(27.4°)237,4686.0%
Aug 2410:22 am10:19 pm-4:30 pm(22.9°)240,78112.3%
Aug 2511:48 am10:27 pm-5:16 pm(18.6°)243,97520.1%
* 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, Sat, Aug 19, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:51 amSun 9:05 pmSun 2:27 pmNot visible
VenusSat 1:42 amSat 9:23 pmSat 11:34 amGood visibility
MarsSat 4:47 amSat 10:03 pmSat 1:26 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSat 12:05 pmSat 10:18 pmSat 5:11 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 7:03 pmSat 11:32 pmSat 9:17 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 10:08 pmSat 1:21 pmSat 5:44 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 9:54 pmSun 7:54 amSun 2:54 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Fairbanks.

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