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Moon: 2.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 20, 2014 at 7:47:26 PM


Sunrise Today: 9:07 AM 141° Southeast
Sunset Today: 2:57 PM 219° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 6:38 AM 127° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:23 PM 232° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 5 hours, 49 minutes (-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

7:47 PM

Altitude

-33.3°

Heading

281° W

Phase

Night

Day length
5h 49m 21s

-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 – 6:20 AM
Astro. Twilight6:20 AM – 7:12 AM
Nautical Twilight7:12 AM – 8:09 AM
Civil Twilight8:09 AM – 9:07 AM
Daylight9:07 AM – 2:57 PM
Civil Twilight2:57 PM – 3:55 PM
Nautical Twilight3:55 PM – 4:52 PM
Astro. Twilight4:52 PM – 5:44 PM
Night5:44 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 209:07 AM2:57 PM5:49:21−0:2112:02 PM (6.5°)91.462
Dec 219:08 AM2:57 PM5:49:10−0:1012:03 PM (6.5°)91.456
Dec 229:09 AM2:58 PM5:49:11< 1s12:03 PM (6.5°)91.450
Dec 239:09 AM2:58 PM5:49:22+0:1112:04 PM (6.5°)91.444
Dec 249:09 AM2:59 PM5:49:45+0:2212:04 PM (6.6°)91.438
Dec 259:09 AM3:00 PM5:50:19+0:3412:05 PM (6.6°)91.433
Dec 269:10 AM3:01 PM5:51:05+0:4512:05 PM (6.6°)91.429
* All times are in local Lerwick (Shetland Islands) time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 11:03 PM in Lerwick (Shetland Islands). In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date

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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

7:47 PM

Altitude

-37.4°

Heading

301° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

2.2%

Moon in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 206:38 AM2:23 PM-10:33 AM(11.3°)233,8723.5%
Dec 217:46 AM3:13 PM-11:30 AM(10.3°)230,9160.6%
Dec 228:44 AM4:16 PM-12:29 PM(10.6°)228,6410.5%
Dec 239:29 AM5:32 PM-1:27 PM(12.2°)227,2143.3%
Dec 2410:04 AM6:56 PM-2:25 PM(14.9°)226,6938.9%
Dec 2510:32 AM8:24 PM-3:22 PM(18.6°)227,02517.0%
Dec 2610:54 AM9:52 PM-4:16 PM(23.0°)228,07127.0%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Lerwick (Shetland Islands) time.

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