Flag for United Kingdom Edinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2016

Daylight

7:57 AM – 4:58 PM
9 hours, 1 minute

Current Time: Feb 7, 2016 at 10:15:20 PM

Sun Direction: 315° Northwest

Sun Altitude: -42.2°

Sun Distance: 91.684 million mi


Next Equinox: Mar 20, 2016 4:30 AM (Vernal)

Sunrise Today: 7:57 AM 117° Southeast

Sunset Today: 4:58 PM 243° Southwest

Location of EdinburghLocation

December 2016 — Sun in Edinburgh

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceStartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
18:20 AM (130°)3:44 PM (230°)7:23:45−2:326:02 AM6:02 PM6:47 AM5:17 PM7:34 AM4:29 PM12:02 PM (12.2°)91.654
28:22 AM (130°)3:43 PM (229°)7:21:18−2:266:03 AM6:01 PM6:48 AM5:16 PM7:36 AM4:28 PM12:02 PM (12.1°)91.640
38:23 AM (131°)3:42 PM (229°)7:18:57−2:206:04 AM6:01 PM6:49 AM5:16 PM7:37 AM4:28 PM12:03 PM (11.9°)91.625
48:25 AM (131°)3:41 PM (229°)7:16:43−2:146:05 AM6:01 PM6:51 AM5:15 PM7:39 AM4:27 PM12:03 PM (11.8°)91.611
58:26 AM (131°)3:41 PM (229°)7:14:36−2:076:07 AM6:00 PM6:52 AM5:15 PM7:40 AM4:27 PM12:04 PM (11.7°)91.597
68:28 AM (132°)3:40 PM (228°)7:12:35−2:006:08 AM6:00 PM6:53 AM5:15 PM7:41 AM4:26 PM12:04 PM (11.6°)91.584
78:29 AM (132°)3:40 PM (228°)7:10:42−1:536:09 AM6:00 PM6:54 AM5:14 PM7:43 AM4:26 PM12:04 PM (11.4°)91.571
88:30 AM (132°)3:39 PM (228°)7:08:55−1:466:10 AM6:00 PM6:55 AM5:14 PM7:44 AM4:26 PM12:05 PM (11.3°)91.558
98:32 AM (132°)3:39 PM (228°)7:07:16−1:396:11 AM5:59 PM6:56 AM5:14 PM7:45 AM4:25 PM12:05 PM (11.2°)91.546
108:33 AM (132°)3:39 PM (227°)7:05:44−1:316:12 AM5:59 PM6:57 AM5:14 PM7:46 AM4:25 PM12:06 PM (11.2°)91.534
118:34 AM (133°)3:38 PM (227°)7:04:20−1:246:13 AM5:59 PM6:58 AM5:14 PM7:47 AM4:25 PM12:06 PM (11.1°)91.523
128:35 AM (133°)3:38 PM (227°)7:03:04−1:166:14 AM5:59 PM6:59 AM5:14 PM7:48 AM4:25 PM12:07 PM (11.0°)91.512
138:36 AM (133°)3:38 PM (227°)7:01:55−1:086:15 AM6:00 PM7:00 AM5:14 PM7:49 AM4:25 PM12:07 PM (10.9°)91.502
148:37 AM (133°)3:38 PM (227°)7:00:54−1:006:15 AM6:00 PM7:01 AM5:14 PM7:50 AM4:25 PM12:08 PM (10.9°)91.493
158:38 AM (133°)3:38 PM (227°)7:00:01−0:526:16 AM6:00 PM7:02 AM5:14 PM7:51 AM4:25 PM12:08 PM (10.8°)91.484
168:39 AM (133°)3:38 PM (227°)6:59:16−0:446:17 AM6:00 PM7:03 AM5:15 PM7:52 AM4:25 PM12:09 PM (10.8°)91.476
178:40 AM (133°)3:38 PM (227°)6:58:40−0:366:18 AM6:00 PM7:03 AM5:15 PM7:52 AM4:26 PM12:09 PM (10.8°)91.468
188:40 AM (133°)3:39 PM (227°)6:58:11−0:286:18 AM6:01 PM7:04 AM5:15 PM7:53 AM4:26 PM12:10 PM (10.7°)91.461
198:41 AM (134°)3:39 PM (226°)6:57:51−0:206:19 AM6:01 PM7:05 AM5:15 PM7:54 AM4:26 PM12:10 PM (10.7°)91.454
208:42 AM (134°)3:39 PM (226°)6:57:39−0:116:20 AM6:02 PM7:05 AM5:16 PM7:54 AM4:27 PM12:11 PM (10.7°)91.448
218:42 AM (134°)3:40 PM (226°)6:57:35−0:036:20 AM6:02 PM7:06 AM5:16 PM7:55 AM4:27 PM12:11 PM (10.7°)91.442
228:43 AM (134°)3:40 PM (226°)6:57:40+0:046:21 AM6:03 PM7:06 AM5:17 PM7:55 AM4:28 PM12:12 PM (10.7°)91.437
238:43 AM (134°)3:41 PM (227°)6:57:53+0:136:21 AM6:03 PM7:07 AM5:18 PM7:56 AM4:28 PM12:12 PM (10.7°)91.432
248:43 AM (133°)3:42 PM (227°)6:58:15+0:216:21 AM6:04 PM7:07 AM5:18 PM7:56 AM4:29 PM12:13 PM (10.7°)91.428
258:44 AM (133°)3:42 PM (227°)6:58:44+0:296:22 AM6:04 PM7:07 AM5:19 PM7:56 AM4:30 PM12:13 PM (10.8°)91.424
268:44 AM (133°)3:43 PM (227°)6:59:22+0:376:22 AM6:05 PM7:08 AM5:20 PM7:57 AM4:31 PM12:14 PM (10.8°)91.420
278:44 AM (133°)3:44 PM (227°)7:00:08+0:456:22 AM6:06 PM7:08 AM5:20 PM7:57 AM4:31 PM12:14 PM (10.8°)91.417
288:44 AM (133°)3:45 PM (227°)7:01:02+0:546:22 AM6:07 PM7:08 AM5:21 PM7:57 AM4:32 PM12:15 PM (10.9°)91.414
298:44 AM (133°)3:46 PM (227°)7:02:04+1:026:23 AM6:08 PM7:08 AM5:22 PM7:57 AM4:33 PM12:15 PM (10.9°)91.412
308:44 AM (133°)3:47 PM (227°)7:03:14+1:106:23 AM6:09 PM7:08 AM5:23 PM7:57 AM4:34 PM12:16 PM (11.0°)91.410
318:44 AM (133°)3:48 PM (227°)7:04:32+1:176:23 AM6:09 PM7:08 AM5:24 PM7:57 AM4:35 PM12:16 PM (11.1°)91.408
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at 10:44 AM in Edinburgh. This day is 10 hours, 39 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

Earliest sunset is on December 14. Latest sunrise is on December 28.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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