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

Moon: 22.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 30, 2017 at 1:58:52 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:31 am 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:50 pm 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:52 am 54° Northeast
Moonset Today: 12:35 am 305° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 19 minutes (+4m 17s)

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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

1:58 pm

Altitude

47.9°

Heading

198° S

Position

Daylight

Day length

15h 19m 3s

Change since

Yesterday: +4m 17s

Winter: +8h 21m

Summer: -2h 17m

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

Astro. Twilight12:00 am – 12:05 am
Night12:05 am – 2:14 am
Astro. Twilight2:14 am – 3:46 am
Nautical Twilight3:46 am – 4:46 am
Civil Twilight4:46 am – 5:31 am
Daylight5:31 am – 8:50 pm
Civil Twilight8:50 pm – 9:34 pm
Nautical Twilight9:34 pm – 10:35 pm
Astro. Twilight10:35 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 305:31 am8:50 pm15:19:03+4:171:09 pm (49.0°)93.645
May 15:28 am8:52 pm15:23:19+4:161:09 pm (49.3°)93.669
May 25:26 am8:54 pm15:27:34+4:141:09 pm (49.6°)93.691
May 35:24 am8:56 pm15:31:46+4:121:09 pm (49.9°)93.714
May 45:22 am8:58 pm15:35:57+4:101:09 pm (50.2°)93.736
May 55:20 am9:00 pm15:40:06+4:081:09 pm (50.5°)93.759
May 65:17 am9:02 pm15:44:12+4:061:09 pm (50.7°)93.781
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

1:58 pm

Altitude

38.5°

Heading

117° SE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

22.5%

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 30-12:35 am8:52 am5:14 pm(52.6°)227,63823.9%
May 1-1:36 am9:54 am6:13 pm(51.8°)230,59134.8%
May 2-2:24 am11:03 am7:08 pm(49.8°)233,82246.2%
May 3-3:02 am12:16 pm8:01 pm(46.9°)237,08157.4%
May 4-3:32 am1:30 pm8:50 pm(43.3°)240,18168.0%
May 5-3:56 am2:43 pm9:37 pm(39.3°)243,00377.4%
May 6-4:18 am3:55 pm10:23 pm(35.1°)245,48285.4%
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Apr 30, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:17 amSun 7:04 pmSun 12:11 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 4:26 amSun 4:52 pmSun 10:39 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 6:23 amSun 11:27 pmSun 2:55 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSun 6:00 pmMon 5:11 amSun 11:35 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 12:46 amMon 8:01 amMon 4:24 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 5:14 amSun 7:12 pmSun 12:13 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSun 4:19 amSun 3:00 pmSun 9:40 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Edinburgh.

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