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

Moon: 84.3%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 20, 2019 at 11:18:40 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:00 am 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:30 pm 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:58 pm 103° East
Moonset Today: 9:20 am 254° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 30 minutes (-1m 27s)

Location of FairfaxLocation

Today's Sun Position in Fairfax

Time:11:18 pm
Altitude:-24.6°
Direction:330° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 14h 30m 39s (Jul 20, 2019)

1 minute, 27 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 19, 2019)

5 hours, 3 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

22 minutes, 50 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Fairfax Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:08 am
Astro. Twilight4:08 am – 4:51 am
Nautical Twilight4:51 am – 5:29 am
Civil Twilight5:29 am – 6:00 am
Daylight6:00 am – 8:30 pm
Civil Twilight8:30 pm – 9:01 pm
Nautical Twilight9:01 pm – 9:39 pm
Astro. Twilight9:39 pm – 10:21 pm
Night10:21 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Fairfax - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 206:00 am8:30 pm14:30:39−1:271:15 pm (71.8°)94.458
Jul 216:00 am8:30 pm14:29:09−1:301:15 pm (71.6°)94.452
Jul 226:01 am8:29 pm14:27:36−1:321:15 pm (71.4°)94.445
Jul 236:02 am8:28 pm14:26:02−1:341:15 pm (71.2°)94.438
Jul 246:03 am8:27 pm14:24:25−1:361:15 pm (71.0°)94.431
Jul 256:04 am8:26 pm14:22:46−1:391:15 pm (70.8°)94.423
Jul 266:04 am8:26 pm14:21:04−1:411:15 pm (70.5°)94.414
* All times are local time for Fairfax. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Fairfax

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Fairfax - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 20-9:20 am10:58 pm3:52 am(37.2°)251,81989.4%
Jul 21-10:17 am11:25 pm4:34 am(41.3°)251,91482.7%
Jul 22-11:14 am11:52 pm5:16 am(45.8°)251,32674.8%
Jul 23-12:11 pm-5:57 am(50.5°)249,99565.8%
Jul 2412:18 am1:09 pm-6:39 am(55.2°)247,90756.1%
Jul 2512:46 am2:08 pm-7:23 am(59.9°)245,10845.9%
Jul 261:16 am3:10 pm-8:09 am(64.2°)241,71235.7%
* All times are local time for Fairfax. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Sat, Jul 20, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:17 amSun 8:03 pmSun 1:10 pmNot visible
VenusSun 5:27 amSun 8:09 pmSun 12:48 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 7:09 amSun 9:17 pmSun 2:13 pmVery difficult to see
JupiterSat 5:25 pmSun 2:56 amSat 10:10 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 7:39 pmSun 5:11 amSun 12:25 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 12:45 amSun 2:15 pmSun 7:30 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 10:45 pmMon 10:13 amMon 4:29 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Fairfax.

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