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Edinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 43.8%
First Quarter
Current Time: Apr 19, 2021 at 4:54:48 pm
Sunrise Today: 5:57 am 68° East
Sunset Today: 8:27 pm 292° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 9:50 am 41° Northeast
Moonset Today: 3:30 am 320° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 31 minutes (+4m 30s)
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Today's Sun Position in Edinburgh

Time:4:54 pm
Altitude:28.2°
Direction:247° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 30m 49s (Apr 19, 2021)

4 minutes, 30 seconds longer than yesterday (Apr 18, 2021)

7 hours, 33 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

3 hours, 5 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Edinburgh Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:16 am
Astro. Twilight3:16 am – 4:23 am
Nautical Twilight4:23 am – 5:16 am
Civil Twilight5:16 am – 5:57 am
Daylight5:57 am – 8:27 pm
Civil Twilight8:27 pm – 9:09 pm
Nautical Twilight9:09 pm – 10:02 pm
Astro. Twilight10:02 pm – 11:10 pm
Night11:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 195:57 am8:27 pm14:30:49+4:301:11 pm (45.4°)93.371
Apr 205:54 am8:29 pm14:35:19+4:291:11 pm (45.8°)93.396
Apr 215:52 am8:32 pm14:39:47+4:281:11 pm (46.1°)93.421
Apr 225:49 am8:34 pm14:44:15+4:271:11 pm (46.4°)93.446
Apr 235:47 am8:36 pm14:48:41+4:261:11 pm (46.8°)93.470
Apr 245:45 am8:38 pm14:53:07+4:251:10 pm (47.1°)93.495
Apr 255:42 am8:40 pm14:57:31+4:241:10 pm (47.4°)93.519
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Edinburgh

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 19-3:30 am9:50 am7:05 pm(58.4°)244,86344.7%
Apr 20-4:10 am10:58 am7:57 pm(56.2°)241,42655.2%
Apr 21-4:38 am12:17 pm8:49 pm(52.8°)237,57065.8%
Apr 22-4:59 am1:42 pm9:40 pm(48.1°)233,54476.0%
Apr 23-5:15 am3:11 pm10:31 pm(42.5°)229,66285.2%
Apr 24-5:28 am4:41 pm11:21 pm(36.1°)226,27792.7%
Apr 25-5:40 am6:14 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Edinburgh This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Apr 19, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:03 amMon 8:28 pmMon 1:14 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusMon 6:14 amMon 9:00 pmMon 1:36 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 8:11 amTue 2:09 amMon 5:10 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 4:32 amTue 1:57 pmTue 9:14 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 4:06 amTue 12:31 pmTue 8:19 amAverage visibility
UranusMon 6:19 amMon 9:25 pmMon 1:52 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 5:11 amTue 4:29 pmTue 10:50 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Edinburgh.

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