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Moon: 97.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 23, 2018 at 6:13:30 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:56 am 91° East
Sunset Today: 6:05 pm 269° West


Moonrise Today: 4:37 pm 101° East
Moonset Today: 5:10 am 256° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 8 minutes (+2m 1s)

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Today's Sun Position in East London

The Sun's altitude in East London 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

6:13 pm

Altitude

-1.6°

Heading

268° W

Position

Civil Twilight

Day length

12h 8m 25s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 1s

Winter: +2h 10m

Summer: -2h 11m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in East London Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in East London 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 – 4:34 am
Astro. Twilight4:34 am – 5:03 am
Nautical Twilight5:03 am – 5:32 am
Civil Twilight5:32 am – 5:56 am
Daylight5:56 am – 6:05 pm
Civil Twilight6:05 pm – 6:29 pm
Nautical Twilight6:29 pm – 6:58 pm
Astro. Twilight6:58 pm – 7:27 pm
Night7:27 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in East London - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 235:56 am6:05 pm12:08:25+2:0112:00 pm (57.1°)93.275
Sep 245:55 am6:05 pm12:10:26+2:0112:00 pm (57.5°)93.249
Sep 255:54 am6:06 pm12:12:28+2:0112:00 pm (57.9°)93.223
Sep 265:52 am6:07 pm12:14:29+2:0111:59 am (58.3°)93.197
Sep 275:51 am6:07 pm12:16:31+2:0111:59 am (58.7°)93.171
Sep 285:50 am6:08 pm12:18:33+2:0111:59 am (59.1°)93.145
Sep 295:48 am6:09 pm12:20:35+2:0111:58 am (59.5°)93.119
* All times are local time for East London. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 3:54 am in East London.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 2112:07 pm
September EquinoxSep 233:54 am
December SolsticeDec 2212:23 am
* All times are local East London time.

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Today's Moon in East London

The Moon's path in East London 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 2018 Moon Phases

6:13 pm

Altitude

18.6°

Heading

89° E

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

97.9%

Moon in East London - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 23-5:10 am4:37 pm11:13 pm(65.0°)247,50098.4%
Sep 24-5:44 am5:33 pm11:58 pm(60.6°)245,52199.8%
Sep 25-6:16 am6:30 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 26-6:48 am7:28 pm12:42 am(55.9°)243,41099.1%
Sep 27-7:22 am8:28 pm1:28 am(51.1°)241,25696.2%
Sep 28-7:57 am9:28 pm2:15 am(46.5°)239,11991.1%
Sep 29-8:36 am10:31 pm3:05 am(42.4°)237,03183.9%
* All times are local time for East London. 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 East London This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Sep 23, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:08 amMon 6:17 pmMon 12:12 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 7:17 amSun 9:11 pmSun 2:14 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 1:16 pmMon 3:33 amSun 8:25 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 8:24 amSun 10:01 pmSun 3:13 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 11:05 amMon 1:15 amSun 6:10 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 8:24 pmMon 7:27 amMon 1:56 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 4:42 pmMon 5:22 amSun 11:02 pmSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for East London.

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