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

Moon: 17.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 29, 2017 at 8:57:54 am


Sunrise Today: 4:51 am 52° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:05 pm 308° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:51 am 60° Northeast


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 13 minutes (+2m 8s)

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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

8:57 am

Altitude

35.3°

Heading

99° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

16h 13m 27s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 8s

Winter: +8h 23m

Summer: -24m 51s

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 – 3:01 am
Nautical Twilight3:01 am – 4:06 am
Civil Twilight4:06 am – 4:51 am
Daylight4:51 am – 9:05 pm
Civil Twilight9:05 pm – 9:50 pm
Nautical Twilight9:50 pm – 10:55 pm
Astro. Twilight10:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in London - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
May 314:49 am9:07 pm16:17:29+1:5812:58 pm (60.5°)94.251
Jun 14:48 am9:08 pm16:19:23+1:5312:58 pm (60.6°)94.265
Jun 24:48 am9:09 pm16:21:12+1:4912:58 pm (60.7°)94.278
Jun 34:47 am9:10 pm16:22:56+1:4412:58 pm (60.9°)94.291
Jun 44:46 am9:11 pm16:24:35+1:3812:58 pm (61.0°)94.304
* 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

8:57 am

Altitude

0.5°

Heading

61° NE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

17.5%

Moon in London - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
May 31-1:10 am11:15 am6:34 pm(49.4°)236,40041.7%
Jun 1-1:41 am12:26 pm7:23 pm(45.4°)240,10552.6%
Jun 2-2:07 am1:35 pm8:09 pm(41.1°)243,46463.1%
Jun 3-2:31 am2:42 pm8:53 pm(36.9°)246,34272.6%
Jun 4-2:54 am3:48 pm9:37 pm(32.7°)248,66781.1%
* 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, Mon, May 29, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:11 amMon 6:47 pmMon 11:28 amDifficult to see
VenusMon 3:19 amMon 4:37 pmMon 9:58 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 5:51 amMon 10:36 pmMon 2:13 pmDifficult to see
JupiterMon 3:39 pmTue 3:04 amMon 9:21 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 10:09 pmTue 6:12 amTue 2:10 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 3:19 amMon 5:05 pmMon 10:12 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 2:08 amMon 1:02 pmMon 7:35 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

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