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

Moon: 12.3%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: Aug 5, 2021 at 2:13:56 am
Sunrise Today: 5:24 am 57° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:11 pm 302° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 1:27 am 40° Northeast
Moonset Today: 8:03 pm 320° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 46 minutes (-4m)
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Today's Sun Position in Edinburgh

Time:2:13 am
Altitude:-16.2°
Direction:14° N
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 15h 46m 29s (Aug 5, 2021)

4 minutes shorter than yesterday (Aug 4, 2021)

8 hours, 48 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

1 hour, 49 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Edinburgh Today

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Astro. Twilight12:00 am – 3:30 am
Nautical Twilight3:30 am – 4:38 am
Civil Twilight4:38 am – 5:24 am
Daylight5:24 am – 9:11 pm
Civil Twilight9:11 pm – 9:57 pm
Nautical Twilight9:57 pm – 11:03 pm
Astro. Twilight11:03 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 55:24 am9:11 pm15:46:29−4:001:18 pm (50.9°)94.296
Aug 65:26 am9:09 pm15:42:26−4:021:18 pm (50.6°)94.283
Aug 75:28 am9:07 pm15:38:21−4:041:18 pm (50.3°)94.269
Aug 85:30 am9:04 pm15:34:14−4:061:18 pm (50.1°)94.254
Aug 95:32 am9:02 pm15:30:06−4:081:18 pm (49.8°)94.240
Aug 105:34 am9:00 pm15:25:55−4:101:18 pm (49.5°)94.224
Aug 115:36 am8:58 pm15:21:43−4:121:17 pm (49.2°)94.209
* 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 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 51:27 am8:03 pm-10:44 am(59.2°)248,09010.1%
Aug 62:17 am8:48 pm-11:36 am(58.9°)245,9574.8%
Aug 73:22 am9:20 pm-12:29 pm(57.2°)243,5761.4%
Aug 84:38 am9:42 pm-1:21 pm(54.2°)241,1240.2%
Aug 96:01 am9:59 pm-2:11 pm(49.9°)238,7531.3%
Aug 107:26 am10:12 pm-3:00 pm(44.7°)236,5724.8%
Aug 118:52 am10:23 pm-3:48 pm(38.9°)234,65010.7%
* 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, Thu, Aug 5, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:41 amThu 9:32 pmThu 1:38 pmVery difficult to see
VenusThu 8:49 amThu 10:10 pmThu 3:30 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 7:30 amThu 9:51 pmThu 2:41 pmVery difficult to see
JupiterWed 9:39 pmThu 7:08 amThu 2:24 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 8:58 pmFri 5:09 amFri 1:04 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 11:23 pmThu 2:48 pmThu 7:06 amAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 10:12 pmThu 9:32 amThu 3:52 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Edinburgh.

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