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Fairfax, VA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 96.5%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Feb 26, 2024 at 7:28:10 am
Sunrise Today: 6:46 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 5:58 pm 260° West
Moonrise Today: 8:08 pm 92° East
Moonset Today: 7:50 am 272° West
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 12 minutes (+2m 27s)
Location of FairfaxLocation

Today's Sun Position in Fairfax

Time:7:28 am
Altitude:7.2°
Direction:107° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 11m 52s (Feb 26, 2024)

2 minutes, 27 seconds longer than yesterday (Feb 25, 2024)

1 hour, 45 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

3 hours, 41 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Fairfax Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:17 am
Astro. Twilight5:17 am – 5:48 am
Nautical Twilight5:48 am – 6:19 am
Civil Twilight6:19 am – 6:46 am
Daylight6:46 am – 5:58 pm
Civil Twilight5:58 pm – 6:25 pm
Nautical Twilight6:25 pm – 6:56 pm
Astro. Twilight6:56 pm – 7:26 pm
Night7:26 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Fairfax - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Feb 266:46 am5:58 pm11:11:52+2:2712:22 pm (42.5°)92.030
Feb 276:45 am5:59 pm11:14:21+2:2812:21 pm (42.8°)92.052
Feb 286:43 am6:00 pm11:16:49+2:2812:21 pm (43.2°)92.074
Feb 296:42 am6:01 pm11:19:18+2:2912:21 pm (43.6°)92.097
Mar 16:40 am6:02 pm11:21:48+2:2912:21 pm (44.0°)92.120
Mar 26:39 am6:03 pm11:24:18+2:2912:21 pm (44.3°)92.144
Mar 36:37 am6:04 pm11:26:48+2:3012:20 pm (44.7°)92.167
* All times are local time for Fairfax. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Fairfax

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Fairfax - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 26-7:50 am8:08 pm1:35 am(53.8°)252,38197.3%
Feb 27-8:10 am9:07 pm2:14 am(47.9°)251,85593.3%
Feb 28-8:30 am10:07 pm2:53 am(42.2°)250,81287.7%
Feb 29-8:53 am11:09 pm3:34 am(36.6°)249,20080.5%
Mar 1-9:19 am-4:18 am(31.6°)246,98672.1%
Mar 212:14 am9:51 am-5:05 am(27.2°)244,17262.5%
Mar 31:20 am10:31 am-5:58 am(24.0°)240,81652.0%
* All times are local time for Fairfax. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Fairfax This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Feb 26, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:53 amTue 5:53 pmTue 12:22 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusMon 5:41 amMon 3:49 pmMon 10:45 amFairly good visibility
MarsMon 5:37 amMon 3:37 pmMon 10:37 amSlightly difficult to see
JupiterMon 9:29 amMon 11:08 pmMon 4:18 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 7:00 amMon 6:02 pmMon 12:31 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusMon 9:52 amMon 11:53 pmMon 4:52 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 7:40 amMon 7:28 pmMon 1:34 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Fairfax.

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