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Moon: 15.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 26, 2017 at 9:58:15 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:06 am 52° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:31 pm 308° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:04 am 75° East
Moonset Today: 10:56 pm 281° West


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 24 minutes (-3m 32s)

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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

9:58 pm

Altitude

-3.5°

Heading

313° NW

Position

Civil Twilight

Day length

16h 24m 46s

Change since

Yesterday: -3m 32s

Winter: +9h 27m

Summer: -1h 11m

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.

Astro. Twilight12:00 am – 2:54 am
Nautical Twilight2:54 am – 4:15 am
Civil Twilight4:15 am – 5:06 am
Daylight5:06 am – 9:31 pm
Civil Twilight9:31 pm – 10:21 pm
Nautical Twilight10:21 pm – 11:40 pm
Astro. Twilight11:40 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Edinburgh - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 265:06 am9:31 pm16:24:46−3:321:19 pm (53.4°)94.408
Jul 275:08 am9:29 pm16:21:10−3:351:19 pm (53.2°)94.398
Jul 285:09 am9:27 pm16:17:31−3:391:19 pm (52.9°)94.387
Jul 295:11 am9:25 pm16:13:48−3:421:19 pm (52.7°)94.376
Jul 305:13 am9:23 pm16:10:03−3:451:19 pm (52.4°)94.365
Jul 315:15 am9:21 pm16:06:15−3:481:19 pm (52.2°)94.353
Aug 15:17 am9:19 pm16:02:24−3:501:19 pm (51.9°)94.341
* 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

9:58 pm

Altitude

7.2°

Heading

269° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

15.1%

Moon in Edinburgh - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 269:04 am10:56 pm-4:07 pm(40.5°)235,15313.3%
Jul 2710:21 am11:17 pm-4:56 pm(36.1°)238,93321.7%
Jul 2811:35 am11:36 pm-5:42 pm(31.6°)242,56931.2%
Jul 2912:47 pm11:56 pm-6:27 pm(27.4°)245,79441.2%
Jul 301:56 pm--7:11 pm(23.6°)248,40851.3%
Jul 31-12:16 am3:04 pm7:56 pm(20.2°)250,28561.1%
Aug 1-12:40 am4:09 pm8:41 pm(17.4°)251,36870.4%
* 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, Wed, Jul 26, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:54 amWed 10:13 pmWed 3:05 pmVery difficult to see
VenusThu 2:02 amThu 6:59 pmThu 10:30 amGood visibility
MarsThu 5:02 amThu 9:36 pmThu 1:19 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterWed 12:24 pmWed 11:28 pmWed 5:56 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 6:40 pmThu 1:57 amWed 10:18 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 11:33 pmThu 1:45 pmThu 6:39 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 10:34 pmThu 9:14 amThu 3:54 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Edinburgh.

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