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Moon: 86.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 23, 2016 at 10:20:38 AM


Sunrise Today: 4:24 AM 45° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:56 PM 315° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:56 PM 98° East
Moonset Today: 9:11 AM 257° West


Daylight Hours: 17 hours, 32 minutes (-4m 23s)

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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

10:20 AM

Altitude

39.8°

Heading

124° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

17h 32m

Change since

Yesterday: -4m 23s

Winter: +11h 42m

Summer: -1h 23m

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

Today it does not get darker than Nautical Twilight.

Nautical Twilight12:00 AM – 3:15 AM
Civil Twilight3:15 AM – 4:24 AM
Daylight4:24 AM – 9:56 PM
Civil Twilight9:56 PM – 11:05 PM
Nautical Twilight11:05 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 234:24 AM9:56 PM17:32:00−4:231:11 PM (49.8°)94.430
Jul 244:27 AM9:54 PM17:27:33−4:271:11 PM (49.6°)94.422
Jul 254:29 AM9:52 PM17:23:02−4:311:11 PM (49.3°)94.414
Jul 264:31 AM9:50 PM17:18:27−4:341:11 PM (49.1°)94.405
Jul 274:33 AM9:47 PM17:13:49−4:381:11 PM (48.9°)94.396
Jul 284:36 AM9:45 PM17:09:07−4:411:11 PM (48.7°)94.386
Jul 294:38 AM9:42 PM17:04:23−4:441:11 PM (48.4°)94.376
* 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

10:20 AM

Altitude

-8.9°

Heading

271° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

86.5%

Moon in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 23-9:11 AM10:56 PM3:47 AM(21.6°)232,81088.5%
Jul 24-10:36 AM11:14 PM4:38 AM(26.0°)231,48780.1%
Jul 25-12:01 PM11:33 PM5:29 AM(30.6°)230,54269.9%
Jul 26-1:27 PM11:54 PM6:21 AM(35.2°)229,95358.6%
Jul 27-2:52 PM-7:14 AM(39.4°)229,70646.7%
Jul 2812:18 AM4:15 PM-8:08 AM(43.0°)229,80834.9%
Jul 2912:49 AM5:33 PM-9:04 AM(45.7°)230,29124.0%
* 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, Sat, Jul 23, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:06 AMSat 10:34 PMSat 2:22 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 5:40 AMSat 10:28 PMSat 2:05 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 5:26 PMSat 11:37 PMSat 8:31 PMExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSat 9:47 AMSat 11:02 PMSat 4:25 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 6:06 PMSun 12:57 AMSat 9:32 PMSlightly difficult to see
UranusFri 11:24 PMSat 1:38 PMSat 6:31 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 10:42 PMSun 8:56 AMSun 3:49 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Lerwick (Shetland Islands).

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