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Moon: 92.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 2, 2015 at 7:01:40 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:03 AM 102° East
Sunset Today: 5:48 PM 258° West


Moonrise Today: 2:42 PM 65° Northeast
Moonset Today: 5:22 AM 297° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 45 minutes (+4m 37s)

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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

7:01 PM

Altitude

-11.2°

Heading

274° W

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

10h 45m 42s

Change since

Yesterday: +4m 37s

Winter: +3h 48m

Summer: -6h 50m

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 – 4:59 AM
Astro. Twilight4:59 AM – 5:43 AM
Nautical Twilight5:43 AM – 6:25 AM
Civil Twilight6:25 AM – 7:03 AM
Daylight7:03 AM – 5:48 PM
Civil Twilight5:48 PM – 6:26 PM
Nautical Twilight6:26 PM – 7:09 PM
Astro. Twilight7:09 PM – 7:52 PM
Night7:52 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 27:03 AM5:48 PM10:45:42+4:3712:25 PM (26.9°)92.125
Mar 37:00 AM5:50 PM10:50:20+4:3812:25 PM (27.2°)92.148
Mar 46:58 AM5:53 PM10:54:59+4:3812:25 PM (27.6°)92.171
Mar 56:55 AM5:55 PM10:59:38+4:3912:24 PM (28.0°)92.194
Mar 66:52 AM5:57 PM11:04:17+4:3812:24 PM (28.4°)92.217
Mar 76:50 AM5:59 PM11:08:56+4:3912:24 PM (28.8°)92.241
Mar 86:47 AM6:01 PM11:13:36+4:3912:24 PM (29.2°)92.266
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:45 PM
June SolsticeJun 215:38 PM
September EquinoxSep 239:20 AM
December SolsticeDec 224:48 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

7:01 PM

Altitude

33.0°

Heading

119° SE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

92.2%

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 2-5:22 AM2:42 PM10:22 PM(46.2°)251,34892.9%
Mar 3-5:49 AM3:47 PM11:06 PM(43.2°)252,16697.1%
Mar 4-6:13 AM4:52 PM11:49 PM(39.8°)252,51799.4%
Mar 5-6:34 AM5:58 PM---
Mar 6-6:54 AM7:04 PM12:32 AM(36.1°)252,43599.9%
Mar 7-7:13 AM8:10 PM1:14 AM(32.3°)251,93498.5%
Mar 8-7:33 AM9:17 PM1:57 AM(28.5°)251,00395.3%
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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