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

Moon: 98.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 28, 2018 at 10:49:34 am


Sunrise Today: 4:52 am 53° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:03 pm 307° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 7:43 pm 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:46 am 249° West


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 10 minutes (+2m 13s)

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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

10:49 am

Altitude

51.0°

Heading

128° SE

Position

Daylight

Day length

16h 10m 47s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 13s

Winter: +8h 21m

Summer: -27m 31s

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 – 3:03 am
Nautical Twilight3:03 am – 4:08 am
Civil Twilight4:08 am – 4:52 am
Daylight4:52 am – 9:03 pm
Civil Twilight9:03 pm – 9:48 pm
Nautical Twilight9:48 pm – 10:53 pm
Astro. Twilight10:53 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in London - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 284:52 am9:03 pm16:10:47+2:1312:57 pm (60.0°)94.197
May 294:51 am9:04 pm16:12:56+2:0912:57 pm (60.2°)94.213
May 304:50 am9:05 pm16:15:01+2:0412:58 pm (60.3°)94.228
May 314:50 am9:07 pm16:17:01+1:5912:58 pm (60.4°)94.243
Jun 14:49 am9:08 pm16:18:56+1:5512:58 pm (60.6°)94.258
Jun 24:48 am9:09 pm16:20:46+1:5012:58 pm (60.7°)94.272
Jun 34:47 am9:10 pm16:22:31+1:4512:58 pm (60.8°)94.286
* 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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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

10:49 am

Altitude

-50.0°

Heading

331° NW

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

98.4%

Moon in London - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 28-4:46 am7:43 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
May 29-5:14 am8:47 pm12:32 am(22.0°)246,73799.5%
May 30-5:47 am9:48 pm1:20 am(19.4°)248,51199.7%
May 31-6:26 am10:43 pm2:08 am(17.7°)250,00697.9%
Jun 1-7:11 am11:30 pm2:57 am(17.0°)251,12494.3%
Jun 2-8:03 am-3:46 am(17.3°)251,75488.9%
Jun 312:11 am8:59 am-4:33 am(18.5°)251,78782.1%
* 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, May 28, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:30 amMon 8:03 pmMon 12:15 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 6:55 amMon 11:51 pmMon 3:23 pmGood visibility
MarsTue 1:00 amTue 9:07 amTue 5:04 amGood visibility
JupiterMon 6:48 pmTue 4:12 amMon 11:30 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 11:08 pmTue 7:07 amTue 3:08 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 3:31 amMon 5:32 pmMon 10:31 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 2:17 amMon 1:19 pmMon 7:48 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

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