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

Moon: 86.5%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Oct 16, 2021 at 11:15:37 pm
Sunrise Today: 7:26 am 103° East
Sunset Today: 6:04 pm 256° West
Moonrise Today: 5:14 pm 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:05 am 243° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 38 minutes (-3m 49s)
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Today's Sun Position in London

Time:11:15 pm
Altitude:-43.9°
Direction:328° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 38m 20s (Oct 16, 2021)

3 minutes, 49 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 15, 2021)

2 hours, 48 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

6 hours shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in London Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:35 am
Astro. Twilight5:35 am – 6:13 am
Nautical Twilight6:13 am – 6:52 am
Civil Twilight6:52 am – 7:26 am
Daylight7:26 am – 6:04 pm
Civil Twilight6:04 pm – 6:38 pm
Nautical Twilight6:38 pm – 7:17 pm
Astro. Twilight7:17 pm – 7:55 pm
Night7:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in London - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 167:26 am6:04 pm10:38:20−3:4912:46 pm (29.5°)92.660
Oct 177:28 am6:02 pm10:34:31−3:4912:45 pm (29.1°)92.633
Oct 187:29 am6:00 pm10:30:42−3:4812:45 pm (28.7°)92.606
Oct 197:31 am5:58 pm10:26:54−3:4712:45 pm (28.4°)92.580
Oct 207:33 am5:56 pm10:23:07−3:4712:45 pm (28.0°)92.554
Oct 217:35 am5:54 pm10:19:20−3:4612:45 pm (27.7°)92.528
Oct 227:36 am5:52 pm10:15:35−3:4512:44 pm (27.3°)92.503
* 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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Today's Moon in London

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in London - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 16-2:05 am5:14 pm10:13 pm(25.2°)240,83586.2%
Oct 17-3:23 am5:31 pm10:58 pm(30.7°)243,05692.7%
Oct 18-4:38 am5:45 pm11:41 pm(36.5°)245,14397.1%
Oct 19-5:51 am5:58 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 20-7:03 am6:11 pm12:23 am(42.2°)247,07299.5%
Oct 21-8:14 am6:26 pm1:05 am(47.7°)248,79999.8%
Oct 22-9:25 am6:44 pm1:47 am(52.7°)250,25498.1%
* 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, Sat, Oct 16, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:09 amSun 5:40 pmSun 11:54 amDifficult to see
VenusSun 12:10 pmSun 7:30 pmSun 3:50 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 7:10 amSun 5:58 pmSun 12:35 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSat 4:15 pmSun 1:42 amSat 8:58 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 3:37 pmSun 12:15 amSat 7:56 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 6:33 pmMon 9:22 amMon 1:58 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 5:07 pmSun 4:25 amSat 10:46 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

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