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Moon: 30.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 16, 2017 at 8:21:42 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:20 am 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:55 pm 300° Northwest


Moonset Today: 4:35 pm 307° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 34 minutes (-5m 15s)

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Today's Sun Position in Lerwick (Shetland Islands)

The Sun's altitude in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) 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

8:21 pm

Altitude

3.1°

Heading

292° NW

Position

Daylight

Day length

15h 34m 16s

Change since

Yesterday: -5m 15s

Winter: +9h 44m

Summer: -3h 21m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) 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 – 3:13 am
Nautical Twilight3:13 am – 4:29 am
Civil Twilight4:29 am – 5:20 am
Daylight5:20 am – 8:55 pm
Civil Twilight8:55 pm – 9:45 pm
Nautical Twilight9:45 pm – 11:00 pm
Astro. Twilight11:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 165:20 am8:55 pm15:34:16−5:151:08 pm (43.4°)94.123
Aug 175:23 am8:52 pm15:28:59−5:161:08 pm (43.1°)94.106
Aug 185:25 am8:49 pm15:23:41−5:171:08 pm (42.8°)94.088
Aug 195:28 am8:46 pm15:18:23−5:181:08 pm (42.5°)94.070
Aug 205:30 am8:43 pm15:13:04−5:181:07 pm (42.1°)94.052
Aug 215:32 am8:40 pm15:07:45−5:191:07 pm (41.8°)94.033
Aug 225:35 am8:37 pm15:02:24−5:201:07 pm (41.5°)94.014
* All times are local time for Lerwick (Shetland Islands). Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) on Aug 21

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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 Lerwick (Shetland Islands) time.

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Today's Moon in Lerwick (Shetland Islands)

The Moon's path in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) 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

8:21 pm

Altitude

-12.8°

Heading

358° N

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

30.4%

Moon in Lerwick (Shetland Islands) - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 16-4:35 pm-8:01 am(46.1°)228,99536.0%
Aug 1712:20 am5:48 pm-9:00 am(48.0°)227,96624.8%
Aug 181:09 am6:49 pm-9:59 am(48.6°)227,50815.1%
Aug 192:12 am7:36 pm-10:59 am(47.8°)227,7567.4%
Aug 203:28 am8:10 pm-11:57 am(45.6°)228,7932.3%
Aug 214:51 am8:37 pm-12:53 pm(42.4°)230,6160.1%
Aug 226:16 am8:57 pm-1:46 pm(38.4°)233,1290.8%
* All times are local time for Lerwick (Shetland Islands). 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 Lerwick (Shetland Islands) This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 16, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:35 amThu 8:28 pmThu 2:02 pmNot visible
VenusThu 1:46 amThu 7:43 pmThu 10:45 amGood visibility
MarsWed 4:32 amWed 8:55 pmWed 12:44 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterWed 11:18 amWed 9:54 pmWed 4:36 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnWed 5:37 pmWed 11:53 pmWed 8:45 pmAverage visiblity
UranusWed 9:50 pmThu 12:26 pmThu 5:08 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 9:10 pmThu 7:33 amThu 2:22 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Lerwick (Shetland Islands).

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