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

Moon: 45.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Nov 15, 2018 at 2:03:04 am


Sunrise Today: 7:48 am 123° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:05 pm 237° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:57 pm 119° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:01 pm 243° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 16 minutes (-3m 47s)

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Today's Sun Position in Edinburgh

Time:2:03 am
Altitude:-45.7°
Direction:45° NE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 8h 16m 26s (Nov 15, 2018)

3 minutes, 47 seconds shorter than yesterday (Nov 14, 2018)

1 hour, 18 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

9 hours, 19 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Edinburgh Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:37 am
Astro. Twilight5:37 am – 6:20 am
Nautical Twilight6:20 am – 7:06 am
Civil Twilight7:06 am – 7:48 am
Daylight7:48 am – 4:05 pm
Civil Twilight4:05 pm – 4:47 pm
Nautical Twilight4:47 pm – 5:33 pm
Astro. Twilight5:33 pm – 6:16 pm
Night6:16 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
NovSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Nov 157:48 am4:05 pm8:16:26−3:4711:57 am (15.6°)91.945
Nov 167:50 am4:03 pm8:12:42−3:4311:57 am (15.3°)91.924
Nov 177:52 am4:01 pm8:09:02−3:4011:57 am (15.1°)91.904
Nov 187:54 am4:00 pm8:05:25−3:3711:57 am (14.8°)91.883
Nov 197:56 am3:58 pm8:01:51−3:3311:58 am (14.6°)91.863
Nov 207:58 am3:57 pm7:58:22−3:2911:58 am (14.4°)91.844
Nov 218:00 am3:55 pm7:54:57−3:2511:58 am (14.2°)91.825
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Edinburgh

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
NovMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Nov 151:57 pm11:01 pm-6:25 pm(17.9°)250,75051.5%
Nov 162:18 pm--7:09 pm(21.5°)249,41061.2%
Nov 17-12:11 am2:36 pm7:53 pm(25.6°)247,30270.6%
Nov 18-1:22 am2:53 pm8:37 pm(30.1°)244,57579.4%
Nov 19-2:35 am3:09 pm9:22 pm(34.9°)241,43887.1%
Nov 20-3:50 am3:26 pm10:08 pm(39.8°)238,14593.4%
Nov 21-5:07 am3:45 pm10:57 pm(44.5°)234,96897.8%
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. 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, Thu, Nov 15, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 10:06 amThu 4:35 pmThu 1:20 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 5:11 amThu 3:01 pmThu 10:06 amFairly good visibility
MarsThu 2:00 pmThu 11:27 pmThu 6:43 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 8:37 amThu 4:28 pmThu 12:32 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnThu 11:29 amThu 6:33 pmThu 3:01 pmAverage visibility
UranusThu 3:15 pmFri 5:32 amThu 10:24 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 2:15 pmFri 12:54 amThu 7:34 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Edinburgh.

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