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Moon: 3.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Oct 22, 2014 at 5:18:26 AM


Sunrise Today: 8:01 AM 111° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:36 PM 249° West


Moonrise Today: 6:07 AM 99° East
Moonset Today: 5:10 PM 257° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 34 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

5:18 AM

Altitude

-20.6°

Heading

76° E

Phase

Night

Day length
9h 34m 7s

-5m 21s shorter

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

Night12:00 AM – 5:41 AM
Astro. Twilight5:41 AM – 6:29 AM
Nautical Twilight6:29 AM – 7:18 AM
Civil Twilight7:18 AM – 8:01 AM
Daylight8:01 AM – 5:36 PM
Civil Twilight5:36 PM – 6:19 PM
Nautical Twilight6:19 PM – 7:07 PM
Astro. Twilight7:07 PM – 7:56 PM
Night7:56 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 228:01 AM5:36 PM9:34:07−5:2112:49 PM (18.8°)92.519
Oct 238:04 AM5:33 PM9:28:45−5:2112:49 PM (18.4°)92.494
Oct 248:07 AM5:30 PM9:23:25−5:2012:49 PM (18.1°)92.468
Oct 258:09 AM5:27 PM9:18:05−5:1912:49 PM (17.7°)92.443
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Oct 267:12 AM4:24 PM9:12:46−5:1911:49 AM (17.4°)92.417
Oct 277:14 AM4:22 PM9:07:27−5:1811:49 AM (17.0°)92.392
Oct 287:17 AM4:19 PM9:02:10−5:1711:48 AM (16.7°)92.366
* All times are in local Lerwick (Shetland Islands) time.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 2:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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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 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 2014 Moon Phases

5:18 AM

Altitude

-6.4°

Heading

89° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

3.0%

Moon in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Oct 226:07 AM5:10 PM-11:45 AM(23.6°)246,4662.2%
Oct 237:21 AM5:28 PM-12:30 PM(19.8°)244,2690.2%
Oct 248:37 AM5:50 PM-1:18 PM(16.4°)242,0040.4%
Oct 259:52 AM6:18 PM-2:08 PM(13.6°)239,7772.9%
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Oct 2610:04 AM5:53 PM-2:01 PM(11.5°)237,6647.8%
Oct 2711:10 AM6:39 PM-2:55 PM(10.5°)235,70614.8%
Oct 2812:06 PM7:38 PM-3:51 PM(10.6°)233,92123.8%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Lerwick (Shetland Islands) time.

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