Determining Availability Group active/passive nodes in SQL Server 2012

Heyas,

If I have Availability Group setup with 2 nodes, how do I check which node is the active one and which is passive via the GUI?

Also are their SQL queries for this?

Thank you.
ZackGeneral IT Goto GuyAsked:
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Pawan KumarConnect With a Mentor Database ExpertCommented:
Try

SELECT
   AGC.name [AvailabilityGroup],RCS.replica_server_name [SQL cluster node name], ARS.role_desc [Replica Role] , AGL.dns_name [Listener Name]
FROM
 sys.availability_groups_cluster agc INNER JOIN sys.dm_hadr_availability_replica_cluster_states rcs
   ON RCS.group_id = AGC.group_id INNER JOIN sys.dm_hadr_availability_replica_states ars
   ON  ARS.replica_id = RCS.replica_id
  INNER JOIN sys.availability_group_listeners AS AGL
   ON AGL.group_id = ARS.group_id
WHERE
 ARS.role_desc = 'PRIMARY'

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ZackGeneral IT Goto GuyAuthor Commented:
Thank you for your help.
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