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

Moon: 17.5%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: May 16, 2021 at 8:19:46 am
Sunrise Today: 5:07 am 57° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:47 pm 303° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 8:02 am 46° Northeast
Moonset Today: 12:41 am 314° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 41 minutes (+2m 57s)
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Today's Sun Position in London

Time:8:19 am
Altitude:27.7°
Direction:94° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 15h 40m 35s (May 16, 2021)

2 minutes, 57 seconds longer than yesterday (May 15, 2021)

7 hours, 50 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

57 minutes, 45 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in London Today

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Night12:00 am – 2:01 am
Astro. Twilight2:01 am – 3:28 am
Nautical Twilight3:28 am – 4:25 am
Civil Twilight4:25 am – 5:07 am
Daylight5:07 am – 8:47 pm
Civil Twilight8:47 pm – 9:29 pm
Nautical Twilight9:29 pm – 10:27 pm
Astro. Twilight10:27 pm – 11:57 pm
Night11:57 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in London - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 165:07 am8:47 pm15:40:35+2:5712:56 pm (57.7°)93.995
May 175:05 am8:49 pm15:43:29+2:5312:56 pm (57.9°)94.014
May 185:04 am8:50 pm15:46:20+2:5012:56 pm (58.2°)94.033
May 195:02 am8:52 pm15:49:07+2:4712:56 pm (58.4°)94.051
May 205:01 am8:53 pm15:51:51+2:4312:57 pm (58.6°)94.069
May 215:00 am8:54 pm15:54:31+2:4012:57 pm (58.8°)94.087
May 224:59 am8:56 pm15:57:08+2:3612:57 pm (59.0°)94.104
* All times are local time for London. 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 London

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in London - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 16-12:41 am8:02 am4:47 pm(63.4°)247,59720.2%
May 17-1:27 am9:03 am5:39 pm(61.8°)245,05329.1%
May 18-2:04 am10:12 am6:30 pm(58.9°)242,00239.0%
May 19-2:32 am11:27 am7:20 pm(54.8°)238,53549.7%
May 20-2:55 am12:45 pm8:09 pm(49.7°)234,81360.8%
May 21-3:14 am2:06 pm8:57 pm(43.8°)231,07071.7%
May 22-3:31 am3:28 pm9:46 pm(37.4°)227,60181.8%
* All times are local time for London. 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 London This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, May 16, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:58 amSun 10:59 pmSun 2:28 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 5:45 amSun 10:00 pmSun 1:52 pmFairly good visibility
MarsSun 8:02 amMon 12:45 amSun 4:24 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 2:33 amSun 12:34 pmSun 7:34 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 1:57 amSun 10:59 amSun 6:28 amFairly good visibility
UranusSun 4:38 amSun 7:21 pmSun 12:00 noonExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSun 3:15 amSun 2:41 pmSun 8:58 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

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