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Moon: 11.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 15, 2018 at 10:04:07 pm


Sunrise Today: 4:47 am 47° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:48 pm 312° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 7:52 am 62° Northeast
Moonset Today: 11:17 pm 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 17 hours (-2m 43s)

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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

10:04 pm

Altitude

-1.5°

Heading

316° NW

Position

Civil Twilight

Day length

17h 44s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 43s

Winter: +10h 3m

Summer: -35m 37s

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

Today it does not get darker than Astronomical Twilight.

Nautical Twilight12:00 am – 12:37 am
Astro. Twilight12:37 am – 2:00 am
Nautical Twilight2:00 am – 3:51 am
Civil Twilight3:51 am – 4:47 am
Daylight4:47 am – 9:48 pm
Civil Twilight9:48 pm – 10:44 pm
Nautical Twilight10:44 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 154:47 am9:48 pm17:00:44−2:431:18 pm (55.5°)94.487
Jul 164:49 am9:47 pm16:57:55−2:481:18 pm (55.4°)94.482
Jul 174:50 am9:45 pm16:55:01−2:531:18 pm (55.2°)94.477
Jul 184:52 am9:44 pm16:52:03−2:581:19 pm (55.0°)94.470
Jul 194:54 am9:43 pm16:48:59−3:031:19 pm (54.9°)94.464
Jul 204:55 am9:41 pm16:45:51−3:071:19 pm (54.7°)94.457
Jul 214:57 am9:39 pm16:42:39−3:121:19 pm (54.5°)94.449
* 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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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 2111:07 am
September EquinoxSep 232:54 am
December SolsticeDec 2110:23 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 2018 Moon Phases

10:04 pm

Altitude

8.9°

Heading

279° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

11.1%

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 157:52 am11:17 pm-3:43 pm(47.3°)225,0279.2%
Jul 169:18 am11:41 pm-4:39 pm(42.8°)227,98317.6%
Jul 1710:42 am--5:30 pm(37.9°)231,52227.5%
Jul 18-12:02 am12:03 pm6:19 pm(32.9°)235,30738.3%
Jul 19-12:21 am1:21 pm7:07 pm(28.0°)239,04149.4%
Jul 20-12:39 am2:37 pm7:53 pm(23.6°)242,49160.0%
Jul 21-12:59 am3:50 pm8:40 pm(19.7°)245,49770.0%
* 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, Sun, Jul 15, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:32 amSun 10:34 pmSun 3:04 pmVery difficult to see
VenusSun 9:04 amSun 11:18 pmSun 4:12 pmGood visibility
MarsSun 11:04 pmMon 5:38 amMon 2:21 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 3:52 pmMon 12:54 amSun 8:23 pmGreat visibility
SaturnSun 8:24 pmMon 3:30 amSun 11:57 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 12:22 amMon 2:53 pmMon 7:37 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 11:22 pmMon 10:13 amMon 4:48 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Edinburgh.

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