There’s still two weeks until the shortest day, and the light is already starting to fade before 3pm. But this is a time of darkness and light, as Stromness comes alive with fayres and pantomimes, concerts and tree lightings, all advertised on the ‘What’s On’ board at the Pierhead.
Sunrise 08.50 Moonrise 12.42
Sunset 15.18 Moonset 23.00
High tide 01.19 (2.91m) Low tide 06.52 (1.48m)
High tide 13.28 (3.13m) Low tide 19.41 (1.24)
First quarter moon