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

Moon: 3.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 24, 2017 at 9:14:19 am


Sunrise Today: 4:56 am 54° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:58 pm 306° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:36 am 74° East
Moonset Today: 7:03 pm 290° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 2 minutes (+2m 29s)

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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

9:14 am

Altitude

37.3°

Heading

104° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

16h 2m 3s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 29s

Winter: +8h 12m

Summer: -36m 15s

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

Today it does not get darker than Astronomical Twilight.

Astro. Twilight12:00 am – 3:11 am
Nautical Twilight3:11 am – 4:13 am
Civil Twilight4:13 am – 4:56 am
Daylight4:56 am – 8:58 pm
Civil Twilight8:58 pm – 9:42 pm
Nautical Twilight9:42 pm – 10:45 pm
Astro. Twilight10:45 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in London - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 244:56 am8:58 pm16:02:03+2:2912:57 pm (59.4°)94.142
May 254:55 am9:00 pm16:04:28+2:2512:57 pm (59.5°)94.159
May 264:54 am9:01 pm16:06:49+2:2112:57 pm (59.7°)94.176
May 274:53 am9:02 pm16:09:06+2:1612:57 pm (59.9°)94.192
May 284:52 am9:03 pm16:11:19+2:1212:57 pm (60.0°)94.207
May 294:51 am9:05 pm16:13:27+2:0812:57 pm (60.2°)94.222
May 304:50 am9:06 pm16:15:30+2:0312:58 pm (60.3°)94.237
* All times are local time for London. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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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

9:14 am

Altitude

39.4°

Heading

131° SE

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

3.5%

Moon in London - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 244:36 am7:03 pm-11:42 am(49.2°)223,5073.1%
May 255:11 am8:24 pm-12:41 pm(53.1°)222,1560.4%
May 265:53 am9:41 pm-1:43 pm(55.8°)222,0951.0%
May 276:44 am10:49 pm-2:45 pm(57.2°)223,3264.8%
May 287:44 am11:46 pm-3:47 pm(57.1°)225,68211.6%
May 298:51 am--4:46 pm(55.5°)228,87620.5%
May 30-12:32 am10:03 am5:42 pm(52.8°)232,56230.8%
* 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, Wed, May 24, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:19 amWed 6:25 pmWed 11:21 amDifficult to see
VenusWed 3:29 amWed 4:32 pmWed 10:00 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 5:57 amWed 10:39 pmWed 2:18 pmDifficult to see
JupiterWed 3:59 pmThu 3:24 amWed 9:42 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 10:30 pmThu 6:33 amThu 2:32 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 3:38 amWed 5:24 pmWed 10:31 amDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 2:28 amWed 1:22 pmWed 7:55 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

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