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

Moon: 99.8%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Jul 16, 2019 at 11:27:49 am


Sunrise Today: 4:49 am 48° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:47 pm 312° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:44 pm 132° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:10 am 227° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 58 minutes (-2m 47s)

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Today's Sun Position in Edinburgh

Time:11:27 am
Altitude:49.8°
Direction:138° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 16h 58m 36s (Jul 16, 2019)

2 minutes, 47 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 15, 2019)

10 hours longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

37 minutes, 44 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Edinburgh Today

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Nautical Twilight12:00 am – 12:32 am
Astro. Twilight12:32 am – 2:05 am
Nautical Twilight2:05 am – 3:53 am
Civil Twilight3:53 am – 4:49 am
Daylight4:49 am – 9:47 pm
Civil Twilight9:47 pm – 10:42 pm
Nautical Twilight10:42 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 164:49 am9:47 pm16:58:36−2:471:18 pm (55.4°)94.482
Jul 174:50 am9:46 pm16:55:44−2:521:18 pm (55.3°)94.477
Jul 184:52 am9:44 pm16:52:46−2:571:18 pm (55.1°)94.471
Jul 194:53 am9:43 pm16:49:44−3:021:19 pm (54.9°)94.466
Jul 204:55 am9:41 pm16:46:37−3:061:19 pm (54.7°)94.460
Jul 214:56 am9:40 pm16:43:26−3:111:19 pm (54.5°)94.453
Jul 224:58 am9:38 pm16:40:11−3:151:19 pm (54.3°)94.447
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 16-4:10 am9:44 pm12:33 am(10.9°)246,19899.2%
Jul 17-5:08 am10:20 pm1:24 am(11.5°)248,067100.0%
Jul 18-6:13 am10:48 pm2:14 am(13.2°)249,67598.7%
Jul 19-7:22 am11:10 pm3:01 am(15.8°)250,93095.5%
Jul 20-8:32 am11:27 pm3:46 am(19.3°)251,72390.6%
Jul 21-9:42 am11:42 pm4:29 am(23.2°)251,94784.2%
Jul 22-10:52 am11:56 pm5:11 am(27.6°)251,50676.5%
* 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.

Partial Lunar Eclipse visible in Edinburgh on Jul 16 – Jul 17

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Edinburgh This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jul 16, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:03 amWed 9:20 pmWed 1:41 pmNot visible
VenusTue 4:03 amTue 9:26 pmTue 12:45 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 6:16 amTue 10:31 pmTue 2:24 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterTue 6:55 pmWed 2:08 amTue 10:32 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 9:09 pmWed 4:24 amWed 12:46 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 12:29 amTue 3:18 pmTue 7:54 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 11:22 pmWed 10:24 amWed 4:53 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Edinburgh.

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