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Moon: 23.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Aug 1, 2014 at 5:25:41 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:17 AM 55° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:20 PM 305° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:34 AM 99° East
Moonset Today: 10:46 PM 258° West


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 3 minutes (-3m 50s)

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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

5:25 AM

Altitude

0.8°

Heading

57° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length
16h 3m 31s

-3m 50s 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

Today it does not get darker than Astronomical Twilight.

Astro. Twilight12:00 AM – 3:16 AM
Nautical Twilight3:16 AM – 4:28 AM
Civil Twilight4:28 AM – 5:17 AM
Daylight5:17 AM – 9:20 PM
Civil Twilight9:20 PM – 10:08 PM
Nautical Twilight10:08 PM – 11:19 PM
Astro. Twilight11:19 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 15:17 AM9:20 PM16:03:31−3:501:19 PM (52.0°)94.349
Aug 25:19 AM9:18 PM15:59:38−3:531:19 PM (51.8°)94.337
Aug 35:20 AM9:16 PM15:55:43−3:551:19 PM (51.5°)94.324
Aug 45:22 AM9:14 PM15:51:45−3:571:19 PM (51.2°)94.311
Aug 55:24 AM9:12 PM15:47:45−3:591:19 PM (51.0°)94.297
Aug 65:26 AM9:10 PM15:43:42−4:021:19 PM (50.7°)94.283
Aug 75:28 AM9:08 PM15:39:38−4:041:19 PM (50.4°)94.269
* 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

5:25 AM

Altitude

-38.1°

Heading

10° N

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

23.1%

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 111:34 AM10:46 PM-5:15 PM(27.6°)247,43827.2%
Aug 212:43 PM11:08 PM-6:00 PM(23.8°)244,66236.7%
Aug 31:53 PM11:33 PM-6:48 PM(20.4°)241,34847.1%
Aug 43:04 PM--7:38 PM(17.5°)237,62257.9%
Aug 5-12:05 AM4:14 PM8:31 PM(15.4°)233,68668.7%
Aug 6-12:45 AM5:20 PM9:28 PM(14.4°)229,82679.0%
Aug 7-1:35 AM6:19 PM10:27 PM(14.6°)226,38787.9%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Edinburgh time.

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