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Moon: 13.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Mar 1, 2017 at 8:34:42 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:03 am 102° East
Sunset Today: 5:47 pm 258° West


Moonrise Today: 8:23 am 85° East
Moonset Today: 9:40 pm 280° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 43 minutes (+4m 37s)

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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

8:34 pm

Altitude

-23.7°

Heading

294° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

10h 43m 29s

Change since

Yesterday: +4m 37s

Winter: +3h 45m

Summer: -6h 52m

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 – 5:00 am
Astro. Twilight5:00 am – 5:43 am
Nautical Twilight5:43 am – 6:26 am
Civil Twilight6:26 am – 7:03 am
Daylight7:03 am – 5:47 pm
Civil Twilight5:47 pm – 6:24 pm
Nautical Twilight6:24 pm – 7:07 pm
Astro. Twilight7:07 pm – 7:51 pm
Night7:51 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 17:03 am5:47 pm10:43:29+4:3712:25 pm (26.7°)92.116
Mar 27:01 am5:49 pm10:48:07+4:3812:24 pm (27.1°)92.138
Mar 36:58 am5:51 pm10:52:45+4:3812:24 pm (27.5°)92.161
Mar 46:56 am5:53 pm10:57:24+4:3812:24 pm (27.9°)92.183
Mar 56:53 am5:55 pm11:02:03+4:3912:24 pm (28.2°)92.206
Mar 66:51 am5:57 pm11:06:42+4:3912:23 pm (28.6°)92.229
Mar 76:48 am5:59 pm11:11:22+4:3912:23 pm (29.0°)92.253
* 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

8:34 pm

Altitude

7.9°

Heading

267° W

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

13.0%

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 18:23 am9:40 pm-2:54 pm(37.6°)230,00711.2%
Mar 28:47 am11:01 pm-3:46 pm(42.1°)229,42219.8%
Mar 39:14 am--4:40 pm(46.1°)229,35530.1%
Mar 4-12:21 am9:46 am5:36 pm(49.3°)229,71941.6%
Mar 5-1:37 am10:25 am6:32 pm(51.4°)230,42953.5%
Mar 6-2:48 am11:12 am7:30 pm(52.3°)231,42665.1%
Mar 7-3:49 am12:09 pm8:27 pm(52.0°)232,68175.7%
* 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, Wed, Mar 1, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:11 amThu 5:16 pmThu 12:13 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 7:01 amWed 9:23 pmWed 2:12 pmFairly good visibility
MarsWed 8:03 amWed 10:03 pmWed 3:02 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 9:37 pmThu 8:16 amThu 2:56 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 3:40 amThu 10:55 amThu 7:17 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 8:05 amWed 9:48 pmWed 2:57 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 7:09 amThu 5:40 pmThu 12:24 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
* All times are local time for Edinburgh.

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