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Moon: 39.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 19, 2017 at 11:24:08 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:28 am 109° East
Sunset Today: 5:26 pm 251° West


Moonrise Today: 2:05 am 119° Southeast
Moonset Today: 10:59 am 240° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 57 minutes (+4m 31s)

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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

11:24 pm

Altitude

-43.4°

Heading

339° N

Phase

Night

Day length

9h 57m 32s

Change since

Yesterday: +4m 31s

Winter: +2h 59m

Summer: -7h 38m

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

Night12:00 am – 5:24 am
Astro. Twilight5:24 am – 6:07 am
Nautical Twilight6:07 am – 6:50 am
Civil Twilight6:50 am – 7:28 am
Daylight7:28 am – 5:26 pm
Civil Twilight5:26 pm – 6:04 pm
Nautical Twilight6:04 pm – 6:47 pm
Astro. Twilight6:47 pm – 7:30 pm
Night7:30 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 197:28 am5:26 pm9:57:32+4:3112:27 pm (23.0°)91.901
Feb 207:26 am5:28 pm10:02:05+4:3212:26 pm (23.3°)91.922
Feb 217:23 am5:30 pm10:06:38+4:3312:26 pm (23.7°)91.943
Feb 227:21 am5:32 pm10:11:12+4:3412:26 pm (24.1°)91.964
Feb 237:19 am5:34 pm10:15:47+4:3412:26 pm (24.4°)91.985
Feb 247:16 am5:37 pm10:20:22+4:3512:26 pm (24.8°)92.007
Feb 257:14 am5:39 pm10:24:58+4:3512:26 pm (25.2°)92.028
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. 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

11:24 pm

Altitude

-29.3°

Heading

79° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

39.2%

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 192:05 am10:59 am-6:35 am(17.2°)251,20545.8%
Feb 203:06 am11:33 am-7:21 am(15.4°)250,44736.2%
Feb 214:02 am12:15 pm-8:09 am(14.5°)248,88627.0%
Feb 224:52 am1:06 pm-8:58 am(14.5°)246,65418.5%
Feb 235:36 am2:05 pm-9:49 am(15.4°)243,94111.2%
Feb 246:13 am3:11 pm-10:39 am(17.4°)240,9775.4%
Feb 256:45 am4:24 pm-11:30 am(20.2°)238,0081.5%
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. 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, Sun, Feb 19, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:25 amMon 4:06 pmMon 11:45 amDifficult to see
VenusMon 7:46 amMon 9:37 pmMon 2:41 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 8:30 amMon 9:58 pmMon 3:14 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 10:16 pmTue 8:53 amTue 3:34 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 4:17 amMon 11:32 amMon 7:54 amAverage visiblity
UranusMon 8:40 amMon 10:22 pmMon 3:31 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 7:48 amMon 6:17 pmMon 1:03 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Edinburgh.

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