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

Moon: 92.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 21, 2019 at 2:23:10 pm


Sunrise Today: 4:59 am 54° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:03 pm 306° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:52 pm 129° Southeast
Moonset Today: 6:59 am 232° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 3 minutes (+2m 51s)

Location of LeicesterLocation

Today's Sun Position in Leicester

Time:2:23 pm
Altitude:53.9°
Direction:214° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 16h 3m 35s (May 21, 2019)

2 minutes, 51 seconds longer than yesterday (May 20, 2019)

8 hours, 25 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

47 minutes, 49 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Leicester Today

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Astro. Twilight12:00 am – 3:10 am
Nautical Twilight3:10 am – 4:15 am
Civil Twilight4:15 am – 4:59 am
Daylight4:59 am – 9:03 pm
Civil Twilight9:03 pm – 9:48 pm
Nautical Twilight9:48 pm – 10:53 pm
Astro. Twilight10:53 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Leicester - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 214:59 am9:03 pm16:03:35+2:511:01 pm (57.6°)94.076
May 224:58 am9:04 pm16:06:23+2:471:01 pm (57.8°)94.094
May 234:57 am9:06 pm16:09:06+2:431:01 pm (57.9°)94.112
May 244:55 am9:07 pm16:11:45+2:391:01 pm (58.1°)94.130
May 254:54 am9:09 pm16:14:21+2:351:01 pm (58.3°)94.148
May 264:53 am9:10 pm16:16:52+2:311:01 pm (58.5°)94.165
May 274:52 am9:11 pm16:19:19+2:261:01 pm (58.7°)94.182
* All times are local time for Leicester. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Leicester

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Leicester - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 21-6:59 am11:52 pm2:57 am(15.0°)241,33094.5%
May 22-7:47 am-3:49 am(14.2°)244,21588.8%
May 2312:42 am8:43 am-4:41 am(14.6°)246,82881.5%
May 241:22 am9:44 am-5:31 am(16.2°)248,95273.1%
May 251:54 am10:49 am-6:18 am(18.6°)250,41063.9%
May 262:20 am11:55 am-7:03 am(21.9°)251,08254.3%
May 272:41 am1:02 pm-7:47 am(25.7°)250,91144.5%
* All times are local time for Leicester. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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 Leicester This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, May 21, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:58 amTue 9:05 pmTue 1:00 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusTue 4:20 amTue 6:43 pmTue 11:31 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 6:52 amTue 11:55 pmTue 3:24 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 10:39 pmWed 6:23 amWed 2:31 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 12:34 amWed 8:32 amWed 4:33 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 4:07 amTue 6:27 pmTue 11:17 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 2:51 amWed 1:59 pmWed 8:25 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Leicester.

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