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

Moon: 79.9%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Apr 19, 2024 at 3:56:22 am
Sunrise Today: 5:56 am 68° East
Sunset Today: 8:28 pm 292° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 3:19 pm 72° East
Moonset Today: 5:14 am 292° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 32 minutes (+4m 30s)
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Today's Sun Position in Edinburgh

Time:3:56 am
Altitude:-14.5°
Direction:42° NE
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 14h 32m 3s (Apr 19, 2024)

4 minutes, 30 seconds longer than yesterday (Apr 18, 2024)

7 hours, 34 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2023)

3 hours, 4 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Edinburgh Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:15 am
Astro. Twilight3:15 am – 4:22 am
Nautical Twilight4:22 am – 5:15 am
Civil Twilight5:15 am – 5:56 am
Daylight5:56 am – 8:28 pm
Civil Twilight8:28 pm – 9:09 pm
Nautical Twilight9:09 pm – 10:03 pm
Astro. Twilight10:03 pm – 11:12 pm
Night11:12 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 195:56 am8:28 pm14:32:03+4:301:11 pm (45.5°)93.372
Apr 205:53 am8:30 pm14:36:32+4:291:11 pm (45.9°)93.397
Apr 215:51 am8:32 pm14:41:01+4:281:11 pm (46.2°)93.422
Apr 225:49 am8:34 pm14:45:28+4:271:11 pm (46.5°)93.447
Apr 235:46 am8:36 pm14:49:54+4:261:10 pm (46.9°)93.472
Apr 245:44 am8:38 pm14:54:19+4:251:10 pm (47.2°)93.497
Apr 255:41 am8:40 pm14:58:43+4:231:10 pm (47.5°)93.522
* 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 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 19-5:14 am3:19 pm10:29 pm(41.6°)252,03185.5%
Apr 20-5:19 am4:34 pm11:08 pm(35.8°)251,84391.6%
Apr 21-5:23 am5:50 pm11:47 pm(30.0°)251,10596.2%
Apr 22-5:27 am7:06 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Apr 23-5:32 am8:25 pm12:27 am(24.1°)249,92099.0%
Apr 24-5:38 am9:48 pm1:09 am(18.6°)248,390100.0%
Apr 25-5:47 am11:14 pm1:54 am(13.6°)246,59498.9%
* 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, Fri, Apr 19, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:38 amFri 7:08 pmFri 12:24 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusFri 5:50 amFri 7:06 pmFri 12:27 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 5:14 amFri 4:27 pmFri 10:50 amVery difficult to see
JupiterFri 6:43 amFri 10:31 pmFri 2:37 pmAverage visibility
SaturnFri 5:10 amFri 3:50 pmFri 10:30 amVery difficult to see
UranusFri 6:39 amFri 10:35 pmFri 2:37 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneFri 5:24 amFri 5:10 pmFri 11:17 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Edinburgh.

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