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Moon: 0.2%

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Current Time: May 25, 2017 at 11:15:08 pm


Sunrise Today: 4:55 am 54° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:00 pm 307° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 5:11 am 67° East
Moonset Today: 8:24 pm 296° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 4 minutes (+2m 25s)

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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

11:15 pm

Altitude

-14.0°

Heading

335° N

Position

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

16h 4m 28s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 25s

Winter: +8h 14m

Summer: -33m 50s

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 – 3:09 am
Nautical Twilight3:09 am – 4:11 am
Civil Twilight4:11 am – 4:55 am
Daylight4:55 am – 9:00 pm
Civil Twilight9:00 pm – 9:44 pm
Nautical Twilight9:44 pm – 10:47 pm
Astro. Twilight10:47 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in London - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
May 314:49 am9:07 pm16:17:29+1:5812:58 pm (60.5°)94.251
* 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

11:15 pm

Altitude

-18.7°

Heading

332° NW

Position

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.2%

Moon in London - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
May 31-1:10 am11:15 am6:34 pm(49.4°)236,40041.7%
* 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, Thu, May 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 4:16 amFri 6:33 pmFri 11:24 amDifficult to see
VenusFri 3:25 amFri 4:34 pmFri 9:59 amGreat visibility
MarsFri 5:55 amFri 10:38 pmFri 2:16 pmDifficult to see
JupiterThu 3:55 pmFri 3:20 amThu 9:38 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 10:21 pmSat 6:25 amSat 2:23 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 3:31 amFri 5:16 pmFri 10:23 amDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 2:20 amFri 1:14 pmFri 7:47 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

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