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Moon: 50.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 25, 2016 at 3:59:22 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:43 AM 67° East
Sunset Today: 8:28 PM 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:28 PM 54° Northeast
Moonset Today: 3:22 PM 305° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 45 minutes (-5m 21s)

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Today's Sun Position in Lerwick (Shetland Islands)

The Sun's altitude in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) 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

3:59 AM

Altitude

-11.3°

Heading

43° NE

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

14h 45m 8s

Change since

Yesterday: -5m 21s

Winter: +8h 55m

Summer: -4h 10m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) 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

Astro. Twilight12:00 AM – 12:03 AM
Night12:03 AM – 2:12 AM
Astro. Twilight2:12 AM – 3:51 AM
Nautical Twilight3:51 AM – 4:56 AM
Civil Twilight4:56 AM – 5:43 AM
Daylight5:43 AM – 8:28 PM
Civil Twilight8:28 PM – 9:15 PM
Nautical Twilight9:15 PM – 10:19 PM
Astro. Twilight10:19 PM – 11:53 PM
Night11:53 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 255:43 AM8:28 PM14:45:08−5:211:07 PM (40.4°)93.948
Aug 265:46 AM8:25 PM14:39:46−5:221:06 PM (40.0°)93.928
Aug 275:48 AM8:22 PM14:34:24−5:221:06 PM (39.7°)93.908
Aug 285:50 AM8:19 PM14:29:01−5:221:06 PM (39.3°)93.887
Aug 295:53 AM8:16 PM14:23:38−5:231:05 PM (39.0°)93.866
Aug 305:55 AM8:13 PM14:18:14−5:231:05 PM (38.6°)93.845
Aug 315:58 AM8:10 PM14:12:51−5:231:05 PM (38.2°)93.823
* All times are local time for Lerwick (Shetland Islands). Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar..

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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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 Lerwick (Shetland Islands) time.

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Today's Moon in Lerwick (Shetland Islands)

The Moon's path in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) 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

3:59 AM

Altitude

34.6°

Heading

126° SE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

50.5%

Moon in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 25-3:22 PM11:28 PM7:00 AM(44.9°)230,53849.0%
Aug 26-4:33 PM-7:56 AM(46.9°)232,07237.3%
Aug 2712:13 AM5:32 PM-8:52 AM(47.7°)233,81426.5%
Aug 281:09 AM6:19 PM-9:48 AM(47.2°)235,71917.1%
Aug 292:15 AM6:56 PM-10:41 AM(45.7°)237,7629.5%
Aug 303:27 AM7:24 PM-11:33 AM(43.3°)239,9224.0%
Aug 314:42 AM7:47 PM-12:23 PM(40.1°)242,1600.9%
* All times are local time for Lerwick (Shetland Islands). Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Aug 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 8:46 AMThu 8:22 PMThu 2:35 PMNot visible
VenusThu 8:00 AMThu 8:56 PMThu 2:29 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 4:47 PMThu 9:55 PMThu 7:21 PMExtremely difficult to see
JupiterThu 8:18 AMThu 8:57 PMThu 2:38 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnThu 3:57 PMThu 10:45 PMThu 7:21 PMSlightly difficult to see
UranusWed 9:14 PMThu 11:26 AMThu 4:20 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 8:35 PMThu 6:45 AMThu 1:40 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Lerwick (Shetland Islands).

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