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

Moon: 94.1%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Jan 20, 2022 at 10:17:20 am
Sunrise Today: 8:44 am 130° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:02 pm 230° Southwest
Moonrise Today: 6:49 pm 59° Northeast
Moonset Today: 10:21 am 304° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 18 minutes (+3m 57s)
Location of Kirkwall (Orkney Islands)Location

Today's Sun Position in Kirkwall (Orkney Islands)

Time:10:17 am
Altitude:7.0°
Direction:150° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 7h 18m 3s (Jan 20, 2022)

3 minutes, 57 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 19, 2022)

1 hour, 7 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

11 hours, 11 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2021)

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

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Night12:00 am – 6:15 am
Astro. Twilight6:15 am – 7:04 am
Nautical Twilight7:04 am – 7:55 am
Civil Twilight7:55 am – 8:44 am
Daylight8:44 am – 4:02 pm
Civil Twilight4:02 pm – 4:51 pm
Nautical Twilight4:51 pm – 5:42 pm
Astro. Twilight5:42 pm – 6:30 pm
Night6:30 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Kirkwall (Orkney Islands) - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 208:44 am4:02 pm7:18:03+3:5712:22 pm (11.0°)91.467
Jan 218:42 am4:04 pm7:22:05+4:0212:23 pm (11.3°)91.475
Jan 228:40 am4:06 pm7:26:12+4:0612:23 pm (11.5°)91.484
Jan 238:38 am4:09 pm7:30:23+4:1112:23 pm (11.7°)91.494
Jan 248:36 am4:11 pm7:34:39+4:1512:23 pm (12.0°)91.504
Jan 258:34 am4:13 pm7:38:58+4:1912:24 pm (12.2°)91.514
Jan 268:33 am4:16 pm7:43:21+4:2312:24 pm (12.4°)91.525
* 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 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Kirkwall (Orkney Islands) - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 20-10:21 am6:49 pm2:05 am(48.8°)245,62895.6%
Jan 21-10:28 am8:16 pm2:51 am(44.1°)243,56090.5%
Jan 22-10:33 am9:42 pm3:36 am(38.6°)241,30783.5%
Jan 23-10:37 am11:10 pm4:21 am(32.7°)238,88174.8%
Jan 24-10:42 am-5:06 am(26.6°)236,31164.7%
Jan 2512:40 am10:47 am-5:52 am(20.5°)233,66453.7%
Jan 262:15 am10:54 am-6:42 am(14.8°)231,05942.2%
* 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, Thu, Jan 20, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 8:36 amThu 4:56 pmThu 12:46 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 6:57 amThu 3:13 pmThu 11:05 amFairly good visibility
MarsThu 7:01 amThu 12:58 pmThu 9:59 amDifficult to see
JupiterThu 9:48 amThu 7:30 pmThu 2:39 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 9:20 amThu 5:18 pmThu 1:19 pmVery difficult to see
UranusThu 10:58 amFri 2:32 amThu 6:45 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 10:07 amThu 9:13 pmThu 3:40 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Kirkwall (Orkney Islands).

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