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Moon: 0.3%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Apr 18, 2015 at 9:27:27 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:01 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 8:25 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 6:03 AM 78° East
Moonset Today: 8:10 PM 287° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 23 minutes (+4m 32s)

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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

9:27 AM

Altitude

27.5°

Heading

113° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 23m 54s

Change since

Yesterday: +4m 32s

Winter: +7h 26m

Summer: -3h 12m

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 – 3:24 AM
Astro. Twilight3:24 AM – 4:28 AM
Nautical Twilight4:28 AM – 5:20 AM
Civil Twilight5:20 AM – 6:01 AM
Daylight6:01 AM – 8:25 PM
Civil Twilight8:25 PM – 9:06 PM
Nautical Twilight9:06 PM – 9:59 PM
Astro. Twilight9:59 PM – 11:04 PM
Night11:04 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 186:01 AM8:25 PM14:23:54+4:311:12 PM (44.9°)93.334
Apr 195:58 AM8:27 PM14:28:25+4:301:12 PM (45.2°)93.360
Apr 205:56 AM8:29 PM14:32:55+4:301:12 PM (45.6°)93.386
Apr 215:54 AM8:31 PM14:37:24+4:291:12 PM (45.9°)93.411
Apr 225:51 AM8:33 PM14:41:52+4:281:11 PM (46.3°)93.436
Apr 235:49 AM8:35 PM14:46:19+4:271:11 PM (46.6°)93.461
Apr 245:46 AM8:37 PM14:50:46+4:261:11 PM (46.9°)93.485
* 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

9:27 AM

Altitude

26.4°

Heading

120° SE

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.3%

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Apr 186:03 AM8:10 PM-12:59 PM(41.2°)225,2470.1%
Apr 196:32 AM9:32 PM-1:55 PM(45.2°)227,1890.8%
Apr 207:05 AM10:49 PM-2:51 PM(48.4°)230,0374.5%
Apr 217:44 AM11:57 PM-3:47 PM(50.4°)233,52510.6%
Apr 228:30 AM--4:42 PM(51.3°)237,32418.6%
Apr 23-12:55 AM9:22 AM5:35 PM(51.2°)241,09927.8%
Apr 24-1:44 AM10:20 AM6:26 PM(50.0°)244,55237.7%
* 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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