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

Moon: 97.8%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Sep 19, 2021 at 4:27:20 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:41 am 87° East
Sunset Today: 7:05 pm 273° West
Moonrise Today: 7:07 pm 109° East
Moonset Today: 4:19 am 246° West
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 23 minutes (-3m 54s)
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Today's Sun Position in London

Time:4:27 pm
Altitude:22.9°
Direction:240° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 23m 25s (Sep 19, 2021)

3 minutes, 54 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 18, 2021)

4 hours, 33 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

4 hours, 14 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in London Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:46 am
Astro. Twilight4:46 am – 5:28 am
Nautical Twilight5:28 am – 6:08 am
Civil Twilight6:08 am – 6:41 am
Daylight6:41 am – 7:05 pm
Civil Twilight7:05 pm – 7:38 pm
Nautical Twilight7:38 pm – 8:18 pm
Astro. Twilight8:18 pm – 8:59 pm
Night8:59 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in London - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 196:41 am7:05 pm12:23:25−3:5412:54 pm (39.8°)93.371
Sep 206:43 am7:03 pm12:19:31−3:5412:53 pm (39.4°)93.345
Sep 216:45 am7:00 pm12:15:36−3:5412:53 pm (39.0°)93.320
Sep 226:46 am6:58 pm12:11:42−3:5412:53 pm (38.6°)93.294
Sep 236:48 am6:56 pm12:07:47−3:5412:52 pm (38.2°)93.268
Sep 246:50 am6:53 pm12:03:52−3:5412:52 pm (37.9°)93.242
Sep 256:51 am6:51 pm11:59:57−3:5412:52 pm (37.5°)93.217
* 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.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 8:21 pm in London.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in London

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in London - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 19-4:19 am7:07 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 20-5:37 am7:23 pm12:16 am(27.2°)240,02898.7%
Sep 21-6:52 am7:37 pm1:01 am(32.8°)242,33899.8%
Sep 22-8:06 am7:51 pm1:44 am(38.6°)244,66698.8%
Sep 23-9:17 am8:05 pm2:26 am(44.3°)246,87995.6%
Sep 24-10:29 am8:21 pm3:09 am(49.6°)248,81990.7%
Sep 25-11:40 am8:40 pm3:52 am(54.3°)250,32084.2%
* 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, Sun, Sep 19, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 9:22 amSun 7:26 pmSun 2:24 pmVery difficult to see
VenusSun 10:55 amSun 8:12 pmSun 3:34 pmGood visibility
MarsSun 7:16 amSun 7:18 pmSun 1:17 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSun 6:04 pmMon 3:35 amSun 10:49 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 5:24 pmMon 2:03 amSun 9:44 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 8:25 pmMon 11:17 amMon 3:51 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 6:54 pmMon 6:15 amMon 12:35 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

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