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Moon: 0.1%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Feb 8, 2016 at 9:16:00 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:55 AM 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:00 PM 244° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 7:31 AM 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:15 PM 248° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 5 minutes (+4m 16s)

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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

9:16 AM

Altitude

8.6°

Heading

134° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

9h 5m 28s

Change since

Yesterday: +4m 16s

Winter: +2h 7m

Summer: -8h 30m

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 – 5:48 AM
Astro. Twilight5:48 AM – 6:31 AM
Nautical Twilight6:31 AM – 7:15 AM
Civil Twilight7:15 AM – 7:55 AM
Daylight7:55 AM – 5:00 PM
Civil Twilight5:00 PM – 5:40 PM
Nautical Twilight5:40 PM – 6:24 PM
Astro. Twilight6:24 PM – 7:07 PM
Night7:07 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 87:55 AM5:00 PM9:05:28+4:1612:27 PM (19.0°)91.693
Feb 97:52 AM5:02 PM9:09:47+4:1812:27 PM (19.3°)91.709
Feb 107:50 AM5:04 PM9:14:07+4:2012:27 PM (19.7°)91.725
Feb 117:48 AM5:07 PM9:18:29+4:2112:27 PM (20.0°)91.741
Feb 127:46 AM5:09 PM9:22:52+4:2312:27 PM (20.3°)91.758
Feb 137:44 AM5:11 PM9:27:16+4:2412:27 PM (20.6°)91.775
Feb 147:42 AM5:13 PM9:31:42+4:2512:27 PM (21.0°)91.792
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 2011:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 223:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 2110:44 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 2016 Moon Phases

9:16 AM

Altitude

11.0°

Heading

136° SE

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.1%

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 87:31 AM5:15 PM-12:18 PM(20.5°)229,2690.1%
Feb 98:02 AM6:36 PM-1:13 PM(24.3°)227,4361.2%
Feb 108:29 AM7:59 PM-2:08 PM(28.8°)226,5165.4%
Feb 118:54 AM9:23 PM-3:01 PM(33.6°)226,50812.2%
Feb 129:19 AM10:46 PM-3:55 PM(38.3°)227,30921.3%
Feb 139:46 AM--4:48 PM(42.6°)228,74832.0%
Feb 14-12:07 AM10:14 AM5:43 PM(46.4°)230,63043.5%
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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