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

Moon: 9.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 23, 2017 at 10:05:52 am


Sunrise Today: 4:57 am 54° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:57 pm 306° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:05 am 81° East
Moonset Today: 5:42 pm 283° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 59 minutes (+2m 33s)

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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

10:05 am

Altitude

44.7°

Heading

117° SE

Position

Daylight

Day length

15h 59m 33s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 33s

Winter: +8h 9m

Summer: -38m 44s

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 – 3:13 am
Nautical Twilight3:13 am – 4:14 am
Civil Twilight4:14 am – 4:57 am
Daylight4:57 am – 8:57 pm
Civil Twilight8:57 pm – 9:41 pm
Nautical Twilight9:41 pm – 10:43 pm
Astro. Twilight10:43 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in London - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 234:57 am8:57 pm15:59:33+2:3312:57 pm (59.2°)94.125
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
* 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

10:05 am

Altitude

43.7°

Heading

166° S

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

9.0%

Moon in London - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 234:05 am5:42 pm-10:47 am(44.6°)225,9878.8%
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%
* 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, Tue, May 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:20 amTue 6:22 pmTue 11:21 amVery difficult to see
VenusTue 3:31 amTue 4:31 pmTue 10:01 amGreat visibility
MarsTue 5:59 amTue 10:40 pmTue 2:19 pmDifficult to see
JupiterTue 4:03 pmWed 3:28 amTue 9:46 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 10:34 pmWed 6:37 amWed 2:36 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 3:42 amTue 5:27 pmTue 10:35 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 2:32 amTue 1:25 pmTue 7:58 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

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