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Moon: 78.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 24, 2016 at 9:46:23 AM


Sunrise Today: 4:27 AM 45° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:54 PM 314° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:14 PM 89° East
Moonset Today: 10:36 AM 266° West


Daylight Hours: 17 hours, 27 minutes (-4m 27s)

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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

9:46 AM

Altitude

35.9°

Heading

115° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

17h 27m 33s

Change since

Yesterday: -4m 27s

Winter: +11h 38m

Summer: -1h 28m

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 – 3:18 AM
Civil Twilight3:18 AM – 4:27 AM
Daylight4:27 AM – 9:54 PM
Civil Twilight9:54 PM – 11:01 PM
Nautical Twilight11:01 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Jul 304:40 AM9:40 PM16:59:35−4:471:11 PM (48.2°)94.366
* 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

9:46 AM

Altitude

5.0°

Heading

255° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

78.1%

Moon in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Jul 301:27 AM6:41 PM-10:01 AM(47.3°)231,19814.7%
* 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, Sun, Jul 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:14 AMSun 10:31 PMSun 2:25 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 5:44 AMSun 10:26 PMSun 2:06 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 5:24 PMSun 11:33 PMSun 8:29 PMExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSun 9:44 AMSun 10:58 PMSun 4:21 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 6:02 PMMon 12:53 AMSun 9:27 PMSlightly difficult to see
UranusSat 11:20 PMSun 1:34 PMSun 6:27 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 10:38 PMMon 8:52 AMMon 3:45 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Lerwick (Shetland Islands).

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