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Moon: 55.1%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 2, 2014 at 11:08:23 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:19 AM 74° East
Sunset Today: 8:05 PM 285° West


Moonrise Today: 3:06 PM 124° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:28 PM 235° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 46 minutes (-4m 31s)

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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

11:08 PM

Altitude

-21.5°

Heading

327° NW

Phase

Night

Day length
13h 46m 3s

-4m 31s shorter

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

Night12:00 AM – 3:53 AM
Astro. Twilight3:53 AM – 4:50 AM
Nautical Twilight4:50 AM – 5:40 AM
Civil Twilight5:40 AM – 6:19 AM
Daylight6:19 AM – 8:05 PM
Civil Twilight8:05 PM – 8:44 PM
Nautical Twilight8:44 PM – 9:33 PM
Astro. Twilight9:33 PM – 10:29 PM
Night10:29 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 26:19 AM8:05 PM13:46:03−4:311:13 PM (41.9°)93.792
Sep 36:21 AM8:02 PM13:41:31−4:321:12 PM (41.5°)93.769
Sep 46:23 AM8:00 PM13:36:58−4:321:12 PM (41.2°)93.746
Sep 56:25 AM7:57 PM13:32:25−4:331:12 PM (40.8°)93.722
Sep 66:27 AM7:54 PM13:27:51−4:331:11 PM (40.4°)93.699
Sep 76:29 AM7:52 PM13:23:18−4:331:11 PM (40.1°)93.675
Sep 86:30 AM7:49 PM13:18:44−4:331:10 PM (39.7°)93.651
* All times are in local Edinburgh time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 2111:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 233:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:03 PM
* 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 2014 Moon Phases

11:08 PM

Altitude

1.5°

Heading

232° SW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent Illuminated

55.1%

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 23:06 PM11:28 PM-7:18 PM(14.8°)234,87953.3%
Sep 34:06 PM--8:14 PM(14.5°)231,41664.7%
Sep 4-12:23 AM4:58 PM9:12 PM(15.4°)228,17075.6%
Sep 5-1:30 AM5:41 PM10:10 PM(17.6°)225,44885.3%
Sep 6-2:47 AM6:18 PM11:09 PM(20.9°)223,55493.0%
Sep 7-4:10 AM6:49 PM---
Sep 8-5:36 AM7:16 PM12:06 AM(25.2°)222,73798.0%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Edinburgh time.

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