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Moon: 27.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jun 28, 2017 at 8:15:57 pm


Sunrise Today: 4:29 am 43° Northeast
Sunset Today: 10:02 pm 317° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:11 am 71° East
Moonset Today: 12:06 am 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 17 hours, 32 minutes (-53s)

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Today's Sun Position in Edinburgh

The Sun's altitude in Edinburgh today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

8:15 pm

Altitude

11.3°

Heading

295° NW

Position

Daylight

Day length

17h 32m 49s

Change since

Yesterday: -53s

Winter: +10h 35m

Summer: -3m 30s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Edinburgh Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Edinburgh today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Today it does not get darker than Nautical Twilight.

Nautical Twilight12:00 am – 3:27 am
Civil Twilight3:27 am – 4:29 am
Daylight4:29 am – 10:02 pm
Civil Twilight10:02 pm – 11:03 pm
Nautical Twilight11:03 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 284:29 am10:02 pm17:32:49−0:531:16 pm (57.3°)94.500
Jun 294:30 am10:02 pm17:31:48−1:001:16 pm (57.3°)94.502
Jun 304:30 am10:01 pm17:30:40−1:081:16 pm (57.2°)94.504
Jul 14:31 am10:01 pm17:29:24−1:151:16 pm (57.1°)94.505
Jul 24:32 am10:00 pm17:28:01−1:221:16 pm (57.1°)94.506
Jul 34:33 am10:00 pm17:26:31−1:301:17 pm (57.0°)94.506
Jul 44:34 am9:59 pm17:24:54−1:371:17 pm (56.9°)94.506
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:29 am
June SolsticeJun 215:24 am
September EquinoxSep 229:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 214:28 pm
* All times are local Edinburgh time.

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Today's Moon in Edinburgh

The Moon's path in Edinburgh today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2017 Moon Phases

8:15 pm

Altitude

32.6°

Heading

230° SW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

27.6%

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 28-12:06 am10:11 am5:28 pm(42.7°)235,46026.5%
Jun 29-12:31 am11:27 am6:17 pm(38.4°)239,41136.7%
Jun 30-12:52 am12:41 pm7:03 pm(34.1°)243,07847.3%
Jul 1-1:12 am1:53 pm7:48 pm(29.8°)246,24657.6%
Jul 2-1:31 am3:02 pm8:31 pm(25.8°)248,78067.3%
Jul 3-1:50 am4:10 pm9:15 pm(22.1°)250,61576.2%
Jul 4-2:11 am5:16 pm10:00 pm(19.0°)251,74684.0%
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Wed, Jun 28, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:56 amWed 10:47 pmWed 1:52 pmDifficult to see
VenusThu 2:25 amThu 5:57 pmThu 10:10 amGood visibility
MarsWed 5:08 amWed 10:39 pmWed 1:54 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterWed 1:59 pmThu 1:15 amWed 7:37 pmGreat visibility
SaturnWed 8:37 pmThu 3:54 amThu 12:15 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 1:22 amThu 3:32 pmThu 8:27 amDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 12:25 amThu 11:07 amThu 5:46 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Edinburgh.

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