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

Moon: 27.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jun 18, 2018 at 8:57:11 am


Sunrise Today: 4:42 am 49° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:20 pm 311° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:18 am 69° East
Moonset Today: 12:22 am 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 37 minutes (+20s)

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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

36.0°

Heading

97° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

16h 37m 54s

Change since

Yesterday: +20s

Winter: +8h 48m

Summer: -24s

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 – 2:40 am
Nautical Twilight2:40 am – 3:55 am
Civil Twilight3:55 am – 4:42 am
Daylight4:42 am – 9:20 pm
Civil Twilight9:20 pm – 10:08 pm
Nautical Twilight10:08 pm – 11:22 pm
Astro. Twilight11:22 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in London - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 184:42 am9:20 pm16:37:54+0:201:01 pm (61.9°)94.447
Jun 194:42 am9:20 pm16:38:08+0:141:01 pm (61.9°)94.453
Jun 204:42 am9:21 pm16:38:17+0:081:02 pm (61.9°)94.459
Jun 214:43 am9:21 pm16:38:19+0:021:02 pm (61.9°)94.465
Jun 224:43 am9:21 pm16:38:16−0:031:02 pm (61.9°)94.470
Jun 234:43 am9:21 pm16:38:06−0:091:02 pm (61.9°)94.475
Jun 244:43 am9:21 pm16:37:51−0:151:02 pm (61.9°)94.480
* 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.

June Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 11:07 am in London. In terms of daylight, this day is 8 hours, 49 minutes longer than on December Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 2111:07 am
September EquinoxSep 232:54 am
December SolsticeDec 2110:23 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 2018 Moon Phases

8:57 am

Altitude

-11.3°

Heading

52° NE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

27.0%

Moon in London - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 18-12:22 am10:18 am5:43 pm(49.9°)229,64530.9%
Jun 19-12:52 am11:36 am6:34 pm(45.3°)232,78642.2%
Jun 20-1:19 am12:52 pm7:23 pm(40.5°)236,03453.6%
Jun 21-1:42 am2:05 pm8:11 pm(35.6°)239,18364.4%
Jun 22-2:04 am3:16 pm8:57 pm(30.9°)242,09374.3%
Jun 23-2:27 am4:25 pm9:43 pm(26.7°)244,68182.9%
Jun 24-2:51 am5:33 pm10:29 pm(23.1°)246,90989.9%
* 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, Mon, Jun 18, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:34 amMon 10:33 pmMon 2:04 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 7:46 amMon 11:45 pmMon 3:46 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 11:59 pmTue 8:02 amTue 4:01 amPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 5:15 pmTue 2:44 amMon 10:00 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 9:40 pmTue 5:38 amTue 1:39 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 2:10 amMon 4:14 pmMon 9:12 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 12:55 amMon 11:57 amMon 6:26 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

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