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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2019

Daylight

8:29 am – 4:18 pm
7 hours, 49 minutes

Current Time: Jan 19, 2019 at 12:46:47 pm

Sun Direction: 186° South

Sun Altitude: 13.6°

Sun Distance: 91.456 million mi


Next Equinox: Mar 20, 2019 9:58 pm (Vernal)

Sunrise Today: 8:29 am 127° Southeast

Sunset Today: 4:18 pm 233° Southwest

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2019 Sun Graph for Edinburgh

December 2019 — Sun in Edinburgh

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceStartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
18:18 am (130°)3:44 pm (230°)7:25:38−2:376:00 am6:02 pm6:45 am5:17 pm7:33 am4:29 pm12:01 pm (12.3°)91.664
28:20 am (130°)3:43 pm (230°)7:23:07−2:316:02 am6:01 pm6:46 am5:16 pm7:34 am4:28 pm12:02 pm (12.2°)91.648
38:21 am (131°)3:42 pm (229°)7:20:42−2:246:03 am6:01 pm6:48 am5:16 pm7:36 am4:28 pm12:02 pm (12.0°)91.633
48:23 am (131°)3:41 pm (229°)7:18:23−2:186:04 am6:00 pm6:49 am5:15 pm7:37 am4:27 pm12:02 pm (11.9°)91.618
58:24 am (131°)3:41 pm (229°)7:16:11−2:126:05 am6:00 pm6:50 am5:15 pm7:39 am4:27 pm12:03 pm (11.8°)91.604
68:26 am (131°)3:40 pm (229°)7:14:06−2:056:06 am6:00 pm6:52 am5:14 pm7:40 am4:26 pm12:03 pm (11.6°)91.590
78:27 am (132°)3:40 pm (228°)7:12:07−1:586:08 am5:59 pm6:53 am5:14 pm7:41 am4:26 pm12:04 pm (11.5°)91.577
88:29 am (132°)3:39 pm (228°)7:10:16−1:516:09 am5:59 pm6:54 am5:14 pm7:42 am4:25 pm12:04 pm (11.4°)91.564
98:30 am (132°)3:39 pm (228°)7:08:31−1:446:10 am5:59 pm6:55 am5:14 pm7:44 am4:25 pm12:04 pm (11.3°)91.551
108:31 am (132°)3:38 pm (228°)7:06:54−1:376:11 am5:59 pm6:56 am5:14 pm7:45 am4:25 pm12:05 pm (11.2°)91.540
118:33 am (133°)3:38 pm (227°)7:05:24−1:296:12 am5:59 pm6:57 am5:13 pm7:46 am4:25 pm12:05 pm (11.1°)91.528
128:34 am (133°)3:38 pm (227°)7:04:02−1:226:13 am5:59 pm6:58 am5:13 pm7:47 am4:25 pm12:06 pm (11.1°)91.518
138:35 am (133°)3:38 pm (227°)7:02:48−1:146:13 am5:59 pm6:59 am5:13 pm7:48 am4:25 pm12:06 pm (11.0°)91.507
148:36 am (133°)3:38 pm (227°)7:01:41−1:066:14 am5:59 pm7:00 am5:13 pm7:49 am4:25 pm12:07 pm (10.9°)91.498
158:37 am (133°)3:38 pm (227°)7:00:42−0:586:15 am5:59 pm7:01 am5:14 pm7:50 am4:25 pm12:07 pm (10.9°)91.489
168:38 am (133°)3:38 pm (227°)6:59:52−0:506:16 am5:59 pm7:02 am5:14 pm7:51 am4:25 pm12:08 pm (10.8°)91.480
178:39 am (133°)3:38 pm (227°)6:59:09−0:426:17 am6:00 pm7:02 am5:14 pm7:51 am4:25 pm12:08 pm (10.8°)91.472
188:39 am (133°)3:38 pm (227°)6:58:35−0:346:17 am6:00 pm7:03 am5:14 pm7:52 am4:25 pm12:09 pm (10.7°)91.465
198:40 am (133°)3:38 pm (227°)6:58:08−0:266:18 am6:00 pm7:04 am5:15 pm7:53 am4:26 pm12:09 pm (10.7°)91.458
208:41 am (134°)3:39 pm (226°)6:57:50−0:186:19 am6:01 pm7:04 am5:15 pm7:53 am4:26 pm12:10 pm (10.7°)91.451
218:41 am (134°)3:39 pm (226°)6:57:41−0:096:19 am6:01 pm7:05 am5:16 pm7:54 am4:26 pm12:10 pm (10.7°)91.445
228:42 am (134°)3:40 pm (226°)6:57:39−0:016:20 am6:02 pm7:05 am5:16 pm7:55 am4:27 pm12:11 pm (10.7°)91.439
238:42 am (134°)3:40 pm (226°)6:57:46+0:066:20 am6:02 pm7:06 am5:17 pm7:55 am4:27 pm12:11 pm (10.7°)91.434
248:43 am (133°)3:41 pm (227°)6:58:01+0:156:21 am6:03 pm7:06 am5:17 pm7:55 am4:28 pm12:12 pm (10.7°)91.429
258:43 am (133°)3:41 pm (227°)6:58:25+0:236:21 am6:03 pm7:07 am5:18 pm7:56 am4:29 pm12:12 pm (10.7°)91.424
268:43 am (133°)3:42 pm (227°)6:58:57+0:316:21 am6:04 pm7:07 am5:19 pm7:56 am4:29 pm12:13 pm (10.8°)91.420
278:43 am (133°)3:43 pm (227°)6:59:37+0:396:22 am6:05 pm7:07 am5:19 pm7:56 am4:30 pm12:13 pm (10.8°)91.416
288:44 am (133°)3:44 pm (227°)7:00:25+0:486:22 am6:06 pm7:07 am5:20 pm7:56 am4:31 pm12:14 pm (10.9°)91.412
298:44 am (133°)3:45 pm (227°)7:01:21+0:566:22 am6:06 pm7:08 am5:21 pm7:57 am4:32 pm12:14 pm (10.9°)91.409
308:44 am (133°)3:46 pm (227°)7:02:25+1:046:22 am6:07 pm7:08 am5:22 pm7:57 am4:33 pm12:15 pm (11.0°)91.406
318:43 am (133°)3:47 pm (227°)7:03:37+1:126:22 am6:08 pm7:08 am5:23 pm7:57 am4:34 pm12:15 pm (11.0°)91.404
* All times are local time for Edinburgh. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 4:19 am in Edinburgh. In terms of daylight, this day is 10 hours, 39 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

Earliest sunset is on December 15. Latest sunrise is on December 29.

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