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

Moon: 34.9%
Waning Crescent

Current Time: Oct 22, 2019 at 10:37:14 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:57 am 109° East
Sunset Today: 5:55 pm 251° West


Moonset Today: 4:20 pm 306° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 58 minutes (-4m 29s)

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Today's Sun Position in Edinburgh

Time:10:37 pm
Altitude:-37.6°
Direction:315° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 9h 58m 47s (Oct 22, 2019)

4 minutes, 29 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 21, 2019)

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

7 hours, 38 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Edinburgh Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:53 am
Astro. Twilight5:53 am – 6:36 am
Nautical Twilight6:36 am – 7:19 am
Civil Twilight7:19 am – 7:57 am
Daylight7:57 am – 5:55 pm
Civil Twilight5:55 pm – 6:34 pm
Nautical Twilight6:34 pm – 7:17 pm
Astro. Twilight7:17 pm – 8:00 pm
Night8:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 227:57 am5:55 pm9:58:17−4:2912:57 pm (23.0°)92.517
Oct 237:59 am5:53 pm9:53:49−4:2812:57 pm (22.7°)92.492
Oct 248:01 am5:51 pm9:49:21−4:2712:56 pm (22.3°)92.467
Oct 258:03 am5:48 pm9:44:55−4:2612:56 pm (22.0°)92.442
Oct 268:06 am5:46 pm9:40:29−4:2512:56 pm (21.7°)92.417
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Oct 277:08 am4:44 pm9:36:04−4:2411:56 am (21.3°)92.392
Oct 287:10 am4:41 pm9:31:40−4:2311:56 am (21.0°)92.367
* 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.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 2:00 am, and this is accounted for above.

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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
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 22-4:20 pm-7:56 am(53.9°)231,22741.6%
Oct 2312:38 am4:47 pm-8:53 am(50.4°)228,62030.3%
Oct 242:06 am5:09 pm-9:48 am(45.8°)226,47119.8%
Oct 253:36 am5:27 pm-10:42 am(40.3°)225,02710.9%
Oct 265:06 am5:44 pm-11:35 am(34.3°)224,5084.5%
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Oct 275:37 am5:01 pm-11:28 am(28.3°)225,0490.8%
Oct 287:08 am5:20 pm-12:21 pm(22.6°)226,6690.3%
* 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, Tue, Oct 22, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 10:48 amWed 6:09 pmWed 2:29 pmDifficult to see
VenusWed 9:54 amWed 6:25 pmWed 2:10 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 6:14 amWed 5:32 pmWed 11:53 amDifficult to see
JupiterWed 1:00 pmWed 7:59 pmWed 4:30 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 2:36 pmWed 9:44 pmWed 6:10 pmAverage visibility
UranusWed 5:54 pmThu 8:35 amThu 1:15 amAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 4:54 pmWed 3:44 amTue 10:19 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Edinburgh.

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