Flag for United Kingdom

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

Moon: 83.5%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 17, 2019 at 5:21:35 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:57 am 123° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:23 pm 237° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:05 pm 61° Northeast
Moonset Today: 3:41 am 296° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 25 minutes (+2m 29s)

Location of LondonLocation

Today's Sun Position in London

Time:5:21 pm
Altitude:-8.8°
Direction:248° W
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 8h 25m 35s (Jan 17, 2019)

2 minutes, 29 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 16, 2019)

35 minutes, 51 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

8 hours, 12 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in London Today

12 am
2 am
4 am
6 am
8 am
10 am
12 pm
2 pm
4 pm
6 pm
8 pm
10 pm
Night12:00 am – 5:58 am
Astro. Twilight5:58 am – 6:38 am
Nautical Twilight6:38 am – 7:19 am
Civil Twilight7:19 am – 7:57 am
Daylight7:57 am – 4:23 pm
Civil Twilight4:23 pm – 5:01 pm
Nautical Twilight5:01 pm – 5:43 pm
Astro. Twilight5:43 pm – 6:23 pm
Night6:23 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in London - Next 7 Days

Scroll right to see more
2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 177:57 am4:23 pm8:25:35+2:2912:10 pm (17.8°)91.443
Jan 187:57 am4:25 pm8:28:08+2:3312:10 pm (18.0°)91.449
Jan 197:56 am4:26 pm8:30:46+2:3712:11 pm (18.2°)91.456
Jan 207:54 am4:28 pm8:33:27+2:4112:11 pm (18.4°)91.463
Jan 217:53 am4:30 pm8:36:12+2:4512:11 pm (18.6°)91.471
Jan 227:52 am4:31 pm8:39:01+2:4812:12 pm (18.9°)91.480
Jan 237:51 am4:33 pm8:41:54+2:5212:12 pm (19.1°)91.489
* All times are local time for London. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

See full month's Sun


Today's Moon in London

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in London - Next 7 days

Scroll right to see more
2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 17-3:41 am1:05 pm8:54 pm(56.4°)230,57584.8%
Jan 18-4:56 am1:45 pm9:53 pm(58.7°)226,97292.4%
Jan 19-6:08 am2:37 pm10:55 pm(59.5°)224,16597.6%
Jan 20-7:13 am3:42 pm11:58 pm(58.7°)222,46999.9%
Jan 21-8:07 am4:58 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jan 22-8:50 am6:21 pm1:01 am(56.2°)222,06999.0%
Jan 23-9:25 am7:45 pm2:01 am(52.3°)222,97894.8%
* All times are local time for London. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

Total Lunar Eclipse visible in London on Jan 21

See full month's Moon

Planets Visible in the Sky in London This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Jan 17, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:47 amFri 3:33 pmFri 11:40 amDifficult to see
VenusFri 4:30 amFri 1:13 pmFri 8:52 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 10:28 amThu 11:20 pmThu 4:54 pmAverage visibility
JupiterFri 5:05 amFri 1:08 pmFri 9:06 amFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 7:08 amFri 3:08 pmFri 11:08 amVery difficult to see
UranusThu 11:03 amFri 12:56 amThu 6:00 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 9:50 amThu 8:45 pmThu 3:17 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

More about the planets visible in the night sky in London