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Moon: 83.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 29, 2015 at 2:15:55 PM


Sunrise Today: 3:58 AM 40° Northeast
Sunset Today: 10:08 PM 320° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:48 PM 105° East
Moonset Today: 2:56 AM 260° West


Daylight Hours: 18 hours, 9 minutes (+3m 41s)

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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

2:15 PM

Altitude

49.3°

Heading

207° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

18h 9m 42s

Change since

Yesterday: +3m 41s

Winter: +12h 20m

Summer: -45m 55s

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 – 2:38 AM
Civil Twilight2:38 AM – 3:58 AM
Daylight3:58 AM – 10:08 PM
Civil Twilight10:08 PM – 11:29 PM
Nautical Twilight11:29 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 293:58 AM10:08 PM18:09:43+3:411:02 PM (51.5°)94.211
May 303:56 AM10:09 PM18:13:18+3:351:02 PM (51.6°)94.226
May 313:55 AM10:11 PM18:16:47+3:281:02 PM (51.8°)94.240
Jun 13:53 AM10:13 PM18:20:08+3:211:02 PM (51.9°)94.255
Jun 23:51 AM10:15 PM18:23:22+3:131:03 PM (52.0°)94.269
Jun 33:50 AM10:17 PM18:26:28+3:061:03 PM (52.2°)94.283
Jun 43:49 AM10:18 PM18:29:26+2:581:03 PM (52.3°)94.296
* 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 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 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 2015 Moon Phases

2:15 PM

Altitude

-18.5°

Heading

72° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

83.4%

Moon in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 29-2:56 AM4:48 PM10:06 PM(21.1°)248,10185.7%
May 30-3:13 AM6:00 PM10:51 PM(17.7°)245,90292.0%
May 31-3:33 AM7:13 PM11:39 PM(14.7°)243,40296.7%
Jun 1-3:57 AM8:25 PM---
Jun 2-4:29 AM9:32 PM12:30 AM(12.4°)240,79799.3%
Jun 3-5:10 AM10:32 PM1:22 AM(10.9°)238,26999.7%
Jun 4-6:02 AM11:22 PM2:17 AM(10.6°)235,96697.6%
* 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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