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

Moon: 17.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 18, 2017 at 2:34:40 am


Sunrise Today: 5:50 am 68° East
Sunset Today: 8:16 pm 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:52 am 58° Northeast
Moonset Today: 5:57 pm 302° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 25 minutes (-3m 37s)

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Today's Sun Position in London

The Sun's altitude in 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

2:34 am

Altitude

-22.5°

Heading

24° NE

Position

Night

Day length

14h 25m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: -3m 37s

Winter: +6h 35m

Summer: -2h 12m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in London Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in 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 – 3:31 am
Astro. Twilight3:31 am – 4:26 am
Nautical Twilight4:26 am – 5:13 am
Civil Twilight5:13 am – 5:50 am
Daylight5:50 am – 8:16 pm
Civil Twilight8:16 pm – 8:53 pm
Nautical Twilight8:53 pm – 9:40 pm
Astro. Twilight9:40 pm – 10:34 pm
Night10:34 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in London - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 185:50 am8:16 pm14:25:38−3:371:04 pm (51.4°)94.088
Aug 195:52 am8:14 pm14:21:59−3:381:04 pm (51.1°)94.070
Aug 205:54 am8:12 pm14:18:20−3:391:03 pm (50.8°)94.052
Aug 215:55 am8:10 pm14:14:39−3:401:03 pm (50.5°)94.033
Aug 225:57 am8:08 pm14:10:57−3:411:03 pm (50.1°)94.014
Aug 235:58 am8:06 pm14:07:14−3:421:03 pm (49.8°)93.995
Aug 246:00 am8:04 pm14:03:31−3:431:02 pm (49.4°)93.974
* All times are local time for London. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in London on Aug 21

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:29 am
June SolsticeJun 215:24 am
September EquinoxSep 229:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 214:28 pm
* All times are local London time.

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Today's Moon in London

The Moon's path in 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 2017 Moon Phases

2:34 am

Altitude

4.9°

Heading

66° E

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

17.8%

Moon in London - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 181:52 am5:57 pm-9:55 am(57.3°)227,50815.1%
Aug 192:55 am6:49 pm-10:55 am(56.5°)227,7547.4%
Aug 204:04 am7:32 pm-11:53 am(54.4°)228,7892.3%
Aug 215:19 am8:07 pm-12:49 pm(51.2°)230,6100.1%
Aug 226:34 am8:37 pm-1:42 pm(47.2°)233,1210.8%
Aug 237:49 am9:03 pm-2:32 pm(42.7°)236,1394.0%
Aug 249:01 am9:28 pm-3:20 pm(38.2°)239,4229.5%
* All times are local time for London. 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 London This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Aug 18, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:32 amFri 8:11 pmFri 1:52 pmNot visible
VenusFri 2:40 amFri 6:43 pmFri 10:42 amGood visibility
MarsFri 5:07 amFri 8:07 pmFri 12:37 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterFri 10:56 amFri 9:55 pmFri 4:26 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 4:31 pmSat 12:35 amFri 8:33 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 10:04 pmFri 11:56 amFri 5:00 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 8:48 pmFri 7:39 amFri 2:14 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

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