Flag for United Kingdom Edinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 34.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 28, 2016 at 9:41:21 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:10 AM 53° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:27 PM 307° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:42 AM 67° East
Moonset Today: 4:05 PM 297° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 16 minutes (-3m 40s)

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Today's Sun Position in Edinburgh

The Sun's altitude in Edinburgh today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

9:41 AM

Altitude

35.2°

Heading

110° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

16h 16m 43s

Change since

Yesterday: -3m 40s

Winter: +9h 19m

Summer: -1h 19m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Edinburgh Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Edinburgh 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.

Astro. Twilight12:00 AM – 3:03 AM
Nautical Twilight3:03 AM – 4:20 AM
Civil Twilight4:20 AM – 5:10 AM
Daylight5:10 AM – 9:27 PM
Civil Twilight9:27 PM – 10:16 PM
Nautical Twilight10:16 PM – 11:32 PM
Astro. Twilight11:32 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 285:10 AM9:27 PM16:16:43−3:401:19 PM (52.9°)94.386
Jul 295:12 AM9:25 PM16:13:00−3:431:19 PM (52.6°)94.376
Jul 305:14 AM9:23 PM16:09:14−3:461:19 PM (52.4°)94.366
Jul 315:16 AM9:21 PM16:05:25−3:481:19 PM (52.1°)94.355
Aug 15:18 AM9:19 PM16:01:33−3:511:19 PM (51.9°)94.343
Aug 25:20 AM9:17 PM15:57:38−3:541:19 PM (51.6°)94.331
Aug 35:21 AM9:15 PM15:53:42−3:561:19 PM (51.4°)94.319
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 2011:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 223:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 2110:44 AM
* All times are local Edinburgh time.

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Today's Moon in Edinburgh

The Moon's path in Edinburgh 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 2016 Moon Phases

9:41 AM

Altitude

44.6°

Heading

209° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

34.2%

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2812:42 AM4:05 PM-8:17 AM(47.3°)229,81034.9%
Jul 291:17 AM5:19 PM-9:13 AM(50.0°)230,29524.0%
Jul 301:59 AM6:25 PM-10:10 AM(51.6°)231,20514.6%
Jul 312:50 AM7:22 PM-11:07 AM(52.0°)232,5747.3%
Aug 13:50 AM8:08 PM-12:03 PM(51.1°)234,4092.5%
Aug 24:58 AM8:46 PM-12:57 PM(49.2°)236,6630.2%
Aug 36:09 AM9:16 PM-1:49 PM(46.3°)239,2330.5%
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. 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 Edinburgh This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Jul 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:12 AMThu 10:11 PMThu 2:43 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 6:30 AMThu 10:04 PMThu 2:18 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 4:53 PMFri 12:00 MidnightThu 8:26 PMGood visibility
JupiterThu 9:47 AMThu 10:46 PMThu 4:16 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 5:28 PMFri 1:11 AMThu 9:19 PMFairly good visibility
UranusWed 11:22 PMThu 1:16 PMThu 6:19 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 10:22 PMFri 8:52 AMFri 3:37 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Edinburgh.

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