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Kirkwall (Orkney Islands), SCT, United Kingdom — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 99.6%
Full Moon
Current Time: Feb 5, 2023 at 7:10:00 am
Sunrise Today: 8:11 am 121° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:40 pm 240° Southwest
Moonrise Today: 3:50 pm 46° Northeast
Moonset Today: 9:02 am 316° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 29 minutes (+4m 49s)
Location of Kirkwall (Orkney Islands)Location

Today's Sun Position in Kirkwall (Orkney Islands)

Time:7:10 am
Altitude:-8.1°
Direction:108° E
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 8h 28m 45s (Feb 5, 2023)

4 minutes, 49 seconds longer than yesterday (Feb 4, 2023)

2 hours, 17 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2022)

10 hours, 1 minute shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Kirkwall (Orkney Islands) Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:51 am
Astro. Twilight5:51 am – 6:38 am
Nautical Twilight6:38 am – 7:27 am
Civil Twilight7:27 am – 8:11 am
Daylight8:11 am – 4:40 pm
Civil Twilight4:40 pm – 5:25 pm
Nautical Twilight5:25 pm – 6:13 pm
Astro. Twilight6:13 pm – 7:00 pm
Night7:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Kirkwall (Orkney Islands) - Next 7 Days

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2023Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Feb 58:11 am4:40 pm8:28:45+4:4912:25 pm (15.2°)91.644
Feb 68:09 am4:43 pm8:33:37+4:5112:25 pm (15.5°)91.659
Feb 78:07 am4:45 pm8:38:31+4:5312:25 pm (15.8°)91.674
Feb 88:04 am4:48 pm8:43:27+4:5512:25 pm (16.1°)91.690
Feb 98:02 am4:50 pm8:48:24+4:5712:25 pm (16.4°)91.706
Feb 107:59 am4:53 pm8:53:23+4:5812:25 pm (16.7°)91.723
Feb 117:57 am4:55 pm8:58:23+5:0012:25 pm (17.1°)91.740
* All times are local time for Kirkwall (Orkney Islands). They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Kirkwall (Orkney Islands)

Year 2023 Moon Phases

Moon in Kirkwall (Orkney Islands) - Next 7 days

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2023Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 5-9:02 am3:50 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Feb 6-9:08 am5:15 pm12:43 am(50.0°)252,01199.8%
Feb 7-9:13 am6:38 pm1:27 am(45.4°)251,13198.3%
Feb 8-9:15 am8:01 pm2:09 am(40.1°)249,85995.1%
Feb 9-9:17 am9:22 pm2:50 am(34.5°)248,18790.0%
Feb 10-9:19 am10:46 pm3:30 am(28.6°)246,09983.2%
Feb 11-9:21 am-4:12 am(22.6°)243,58774.9%
* All times are local time for Kirkwall (Orkney Islands). 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 Kirkwall (Orkney Islands) This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Feb 5, 2023
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:24 amSun 2:07 pmSun 10:46 amDifficult to see
VenusSun 8:58 amSun 7:13 pmSun 2:04 pmFairly good visibility
MarsSun 10:19 amMon 5:14 amSun 7:46 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 9:22 amSun 9:52 pmSun 3:37 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 8:39 amSun 5:33 pmSun 1:06 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusSun 10:01 amMon 1:57 amSun 5:59 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 9:08 amSun 8:28 pmSun 2:48 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Kirkwall (Orkney Islands).

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