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Moon: 71.5%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 28, 2015 at 8:19:26 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:37 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:45 PM 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:37 PM 78° East
Moonset Today: 3:44 AM 284° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 8 minutes (+4m 21s)

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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

8:19 AM

Altitude

21.3°

Heading

96° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

15h 8m 16s

Change since

Yesterday: +4m 21s

Winter: +8h 10m

Summer: -2h 28m

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 – 2:32 AM
Astro. Twilight2:32 AM – 3:55 AM
Nautical Twilight3:55 AM – 4:54 AM
Civil Twilight4:54 AM – 5:37 AM
Daylight5:37 AM – 8:45 PM
Civil Twilight8:45 PM – 9:29 PM
Nautical Twilight9:29 PM – 10:28 PM
Astro. Twilight10:28 PM – 11:55 PM
Night11:55 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 285:37 AM8:45 PM15:08:16+4:211:10 PM (48.2°)93.581
Apr 295:35 AM8:47 PM15:12:36+4:191:10 PM (48.5°)93.605
Apr 305:32 AM8:49 PM15:16:55+4:181:10 PM (48.8°)93.629
May 15:30 AM8:51 PM15:21:12+4:161:10 PM (49.1°)93.652
May 25:28 AM8:53 PM15:25:27+4:151:10 PM (49.4°)93.675
May 35:26 AM8:55 PM15:29:40+4:131:10 PM (49.7°)93.699
May 45:23 AM8:57 PM15:33:52+4:111:10 PM (50.0°)93.722
* 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

8:19 AM

Altitude

-26.7°

Heading

348° N

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

71.5%

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Apr 28-3:44 AM2:37 PM9:27 PM(38.9°)251,6730.0%
Apr 29-4:05 AM3:43 PM10:10 PM(35.1°)251,5360.0%
Apr 30-4:25 AM4:49 PM10:52 PM(31.3°)250,7450.0%
May 1-4:44 AM5:56 PM11:35 PM(27.4°)249,4260.0%
May 2-5:05 AM7:03 PM---
May 3-5:27 AM8:12 PM12:20 AM(23.8°)247,7110.0%
May 4-5:53 AM9:19 PM1:06 AM(20.6°)245,7340.0%
* 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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