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

Moon: 58.8%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Oct 17, 2018 at 5:09:38 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:27 am 104° East
Sunset Today: 6:03 pm 256° West


Moonrise Today: 3:25 pm 123° Southeast


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 35 minutes (-3m 49s)

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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

5:09 pm

Altitude

7.2°

Heading

245° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

10h 35m 34s

Change since

Yesterday: -3m 49s

Winter: +2h 45m

Summer: -6h 2m

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

Night12:00 am – 5:36 am
Astro. Twilight5:36 am – 6:15 am
Nautical Twilight6:15 am – 6:53 am
Civil Twilight6:53 am – 7:27 am
Daylight7:27 am – 6:03 pm
Civil Twilight6:03 pm – 6:37 pm
Nautical Twilight6:37 pm – 7:15 pm
Astro. Twilight7:15 pm – 7:54 pm
Night7:54 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in London - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 177:27 am6:03 pm10:35:34−3:4912:45 pm (29.2°)92.639
Oct 187:29 am6:01 pm10:31:45−3:4812:45 pm (28.8°)92.612
Oct 197:31 am5:59 pm10:27:57−3:4812:45 pm (28.5°)92.586
Oct 207:32 am5:56 pm10:24:09−3:4712:45 pm (28.1°)92.559
Oct 217:34 am5:54 pm10:20:22−3:4612:45 pm (27.8°)92.533
Oct 227:36 am5:52 pm10:16:36−3:4512:44 pm (27.4°)92.507
Oct 237:38 am5:50 pm10:12:51−3:4512:44 pm (27.0°)92.481
* 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

5:09 pm

Altitude

10.8°

Heading

143° SE

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

58.8%

Moon in London - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 173:25 pm--7:47 pm(18.5°)251,17559.8%
Oct 18-12:13 am3:58 pm8:33 pm(20.9°)250,77669.1%
Oct 19-1:15 am4:26 pm9:19 pm(24.0°)249,60477.7%
Oct 20-2:20 am4:50 pm10:03 pm(27.8°)247,78785.4%
Oct 21-3:26 am5:12 pm10:48 pm(32.1°)245,49991.8%
Oct 22-4:34 am5:33 pm11:32 pm(36.8°)242,93796.5%
Oct 23-5:44 am5:54 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* 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, Wed, Oct 17, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 9:12 amWed 6:26 pmWed 1:50 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 9:15 amThu 5:32 pmThu 1:23 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 4:05 pmThu 12:40 amWed 8:23 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 10:24 amWed 7:13 pmWed 2:49 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 1:36 pmWed 9:29 pmWed 5:32 pmAverage visiblity
UranusWed 6:09 pmThu 8:10 amThu 1:10 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 4:51 pmThu 3:44 amWed 10:18 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

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