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

Moon: 72.0%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 25, 2019 at 10:18:16 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:02 am 86° East
Sunset Today: 6:36 pm 275° West


Moonset Today: 8:17 am 239° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 33 minutes (+4m 40s)

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Today's Sun Position in Edinburgh

Time:10:18 pm
Altitude:-27.1°
Direction:326° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 33m 12s (Mar 25, 2019)

4 minutes, 40 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 24, 2019)

5 hours, 35 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

5 hours, 3 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Edinburgh Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:52 am
Astro. Twilight3:52 am – 4:40 am
Nautical Twilight4:40 am – 5:25 am
Civil Twilight5:25 am – 6:02 am
Daylight6:02 am – 6:36 pm
Civil Twilight6:36 pm – 7:13 pm
Nautical Twilight7:13 pm – 7:58 pm
Astro. Twilight7:58 pm – 8:46 pm
Night8:46 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 256:02 am6:36 pm12:33:12+4:4012:18 pm (35.9°)92.694
Mar 266:00 am6:38 pm12:37:52+4:4012:18 pm (36.3°)92.721
Mar 275:57 am6:40 pm12:42:32+4:3912:18 pm (36.7°)92.748
Mar 285:54 am6:42 pm12:47:12+4:3912:17 pm (37.1°)92.775
Mar 295:52 am6:44 pm12:51:52+4:3912:17 pm (37.4°)92.802
Mar 305:49 am6:46 pm12:56:31+4:3912:17 pm (37.8°)92.830
Note: hours shift because clocks change forward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Mar 316:47 am7:48 pm13:01:11+4:391:17 pm (38.2°)92.857
* 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 starts on Sunday, March 31, 2019 at 1:00 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
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 25-8:17 am-3:53 am(17.4°)236,43379.0%
Mar 2612:36 am8:47 am-4:44 am(14.2°)240,36269.5%
Mar 271:45 am9:23 am-5:36 am(12.3°)243,98659.4%
Mar 282:45 am10:08 am-6:27 am(11.4°)247,07049.2%
Mar 293:34 am11:01 am-7:17 am(11.7°)249,45339.3%
Mar 304:13 am12:02 pm-8:05 am(13.0°)251,05929.9%
Note: hours shift because clocks change forward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Mar 315:43 am2:07 pm-9:52 am(15.2°)251,87921.5%
* 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.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Edinburgh This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Mar 25, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:28 amTue 4:42 pmTue 11:06 amVery difficult to see
VenusTue 5:16 amTue 2:55 pmTue 10:05 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 7:20 amMon 11:53 pmMon 3:36 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 2:00 amTue 9:05 amTue 5:33 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 3:42 amTue 11:04 amTue 7:23 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 6:41 amTue 9:06 pmTue 1:54 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 5:44 amTue 4:38 pmTue 11:11 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Edinburgh.

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