Flag for United Kingdom Leicester, ENG, United Kingdom — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 64.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 23, 2016 at 10:16:16 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:01 AM 70° East
Sunset Today: 8:12 PM 290° West


Moonrise Today: 10:46 PM 71° East
Moonset Today: 12:19 PM 287° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 11 minutes (-3m 52s)

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Today's Sun Position in Leicester

The Sun's altitude in Leicester today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

10:16 PM

Altitude

-16.6°

Heading

316° NW

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

14h 11m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: -3m 52s

Winter: +6h 33m

Summer: -2h 39m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Leicester Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Leicester 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

Night12:00 AM – 3:42 AM
Astro. Twilight3:42 AM – 4:36 AM
Nautical Twilight4:36 AM – 5:23 AM
Civil Twilight5:23 AM – 6:01 AM
Daylight6:01 AM – 8:12 PM
Civil Twilight8:12 PM – 8:49 PM
Nautical Twilight8:49 PM – 9:36 PM
Astro. Twilight9:36 PM – 10:30 PM
Night10:30 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Leicester - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 236:01 AM8:12 PM14:11:36−3:521:07 PM (48.6°)93.987
Aug 246:02 AM8:10 PM14:07:42−3:531:07 PM (48.2°)93.968
Aug 256:04 AM8:08 PM14:03:48−3:541:06 PM (47.9°)93.948
Aug 266:06 AM8:06 PM13:59:52−3:551:06 PM (47.5°)93.928
Aug 276:07 AM8:03 PM13:55:56−3:561:06 PM (47.2°)93.908
Aug 286:09 AM8:01 PM13:52:00−3:561:06 PM (46.8°)93.887
Aug 296:11 AM7:59 PM13:48:02−3:571:05 PM (46.5°)93.866
* All times are local time for Leicester. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar..

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 2011:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 223:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 2110:44 AM
* All times are local Leicester time.

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Today's Moon in Leicester

The Moon's path in Leicester 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 2016 Moon Phases

10:16 PM

Altitude

-4.2°

Heading

65° NE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

64.6%

Moon in Leicester - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 23-12:19 PM10:46 PM5:10 AM(45.7°)228,42572.2%
Aug 24-1:35 PM11:22 PM6:04 AM(49.5°)229,28760.9%
Aug 25-2:47 PM-7:00 AM(52.6°)230,53849.0%
Aug 2612:04 AM3:54 PM-7:56 AM(54.5°)232,07237.3%
Aug 2712:52 AM4:53 PM-8:52 AM(55.3°)233,81426.5%
Aug 281:48 AM5:42 PM-9:48 AM(54.9°)235,71917.1%
Aug 292:51 AM6:24 PM-10:41 AM(53.3°)237,7629.5%
* All times are local time for Leicester. 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 Leicester This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Aug 23, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:44 AMWed 8:29 PMWed 2:37 PMNot visible
VenusWed 8:04 AMWed 8:52 PMWed 2:29 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 3:47 PMTue 11:01 PMTue 7:24 PMGood visibility
JupiterWed 8:26 AMWed 8:56 PMWed 2:41 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnTue 3:21 PMTue 11:36 PMTue 7:29 PMFairly good visibility
UranusWed 9:30 PMThu 11:10 AMThu 4:20 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 8:22 PMThu 6:59 AMThu 1:40 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Leicester.

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