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Moon: 0.2%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: May 6, 2016 at 2:30:30 PM


Sunrise Today: 4:47 AM 53° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:17 PM 307° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 5:18 AM 69° East
Moonset Today: 8:38 PM 296° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 29 minutes (+5m 6s)

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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

2:30 PM

Altitude

43.7°

Heading

210° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

16h 29m 22s

Change since

Yesterday: +5m 6s

Winter: +10h 40m

Summer: -2h 26m

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 Astronomical Twilight.

Astro. Twilight12:00 AM – 2:10 AM
Nautical Twilight2:10 AM – 3:50 AM
Civil Twilight3:50 AM – 4:47 AM
Daylight4:47 AM – 9:17 PM
Civil Twilight9:17 PM – 10:14 PM
Nautical Twilight10:14 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 64:47 AM9:17 PM16:29:22+5:071:01 PM (46.6°)93.792
May 74:45 AM9:19 PM16:34:27+5:051:01 PM (46.9°)93.815
May 84:42 AM9:22 PM16:39:30+5:021:01 PM (47.1°)93.836
May 94:40 AM9:24 PM16:44:30+5:001:01 PM (47.4°)93.858
May 104:37 AM9:27 PM16:49:29+4:581:01 PM (47.7°)93.879
May 114:35 AM9:29 PM16:54:25+4:551:01 PM (47.9°)93.900
May 124:32 AM9:31 PM16:59:18+4:531:01 PM (48.2°)93.920
* 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

2:30 PM

Altitude

37.6°

Heading

211° SW

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.2%

Moon in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 65:18 AM8:38 PM-12:48 PM(40.7°)222,4030.3%
May 75:46 AM10:05 PM-1:47 PM(44.2°)223,4311.0%
May 86:22 AM11:23 PM-2:47 PM(46.5°)225,6424.8%
May 97:08 AM--3:47 PM(47.6°)228,79411.4%
May 10-12:28 AM8:05 AM4:44 PM(47.3°)232,55419.9%
May 11-1:18 AM9:10 AM5:39 PM(45.9°)236,55929.7%
May 12-1:56 AM10:22 AM6:31 PM(43.6°)240,47340.2%
* 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

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryFri 4:49 AMFri 9:48 PMFri 1:20 PM
VenusSat 4:47 AMSat 8:16 PMSat 12:30 PM
MarsFri 11:12 PMSat 5:31 AMSat 2:22 AM
JupiterFri 2:05 PMSat 4:04 AMFri 9:05 PM
SaturnFri 11:39 PMSat 6:19 AMSat 2:59 AM
UranusFri 4:27 AMFri 6:28 PMFri 11:28 AM
NeptuneSat 3:48 AMSat 2:03 PMSat 8:56 AM
PlutoSat 1:58 AMSat 8:37 AMSat 5:17 AM
* All times are local time for Lerwick (Shetland Islands).

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