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Moon: 82.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 29, 2015 at 11:52:23 AM


Sunrise Today: 4:39 AM 47° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:42 PM 313° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:48 PM 103° East
Moonset Today: 3:09 AM 261° West


Daylight Hours: 17 hours, 3 minutes (+2m 45s)

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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

11:52 AM

Altitude

52.8°

Heading

149° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

17h 3m 8s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 45s

Winter: +10h 5m

Summer: -33m 20s

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.

Nautical Twilight12:00 AM – 12:28 AM
Astro. Twilight12:28 AM – 1:52 AM
Nautical Twilight1:52 AM – 3:43 AM
Civil Twilight3:43 AM – 4:39 AM
Daylight4:39 AM – 9:42 PM
Civil Twilight9:42 PM – 10:39 PM
Nautical Twilight10:39 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 294:39 AM9:42 PM17:03:08+2:451:10 PM (55.7°)94.211
May 304:38 AM9:44 PM17:05:48+2:391:10 PM (55.8°)94.226
May 314:37 AM9:45 PM17:08:23+2:341:10 PM (56.0°)94.240
Jun 14:36 AM9:46 PM17:10:51+2:281:11 PM (56.1°)94.255
Jun 24:35 AM9:48 PM17:13:14+2:221:11 PM (56.2°)94.269
Jun 34:34 AM9:49 PM17:15:30+2:161:11 PM (56.4°)94.283
Jun 44:33 AM9:50 PM17:17:40+2:101:11 PM (56.5°)94.296
* 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 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 215:39 PM
September EquinoxSep 239:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 224:49 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 2015 Moon Phases

11:52 AM

Altitude

-36.1°

Heading

36° NE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

82.7%

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 29-3:09 AM4:48 PM10:14 PM(25.3°)248,09085.7%
May 30-3:31 AM5:56 PM11:00 PM(21.9°)245,88892.0%
May 31-3:55 AM7:05 PM11:48 PM(18.9°)243,38796.7%
Jun 1-4:24 AM8:12 PM---
Jun 2-4:59 AM9:17 PM12:38 AM(16.6°)240,78299.3%
Jun 3-5:43 AM10:16 PM1:31 AM(15.1°)238,25599.7%
Jun 4-6:36 AM11:07 PM2:25 AM(14.8°)235,95497.6%
* 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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