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

Moon: 28.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 13, 2018 at 4:05:23 am


Sunrise Today: 7:57 am 128° Southeast
Sunset Today: 3:51 pm 232° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:58 am 113° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:53 pm 249° West


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 53 minutes (-57s)

Location of LondonLocation

Today's Sun Position in London

Time:4:05 am
Altitude:-34.7°
Direction:84° E
Phase:Night

Day length today: 7h 53m 33s (Dec 13, 2018)

57 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 12, 2018)

3 minutes, 49 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

8 hours, 44 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in London Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:53 am
Astro. Twilight5:53 am – 6:34 am
Nautical Twilight6:34 am – 7:17 am
Civil Twilight7:17 am – 7:57 am
Daylight7:57 am – 3:51 pm
Civil Twilight3:51 pm – 4:31 pm
Nautical Twilight4:31 pm – 5:14 pm
Astro. Twilight5:14 pm – 5:55 pm
Night5:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in London - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 137:57 am3:51 pm7:53:33−0:5711:54 am (15.4°)91.510
Dec 147:58 am3:51 pm7:52:42−0:5111:55 am (15.3°)91.500
Dec 157:59 am3:51 pm7:51:57−0:4411:55 am (15.3°)91.490
Dec 168:00 am3:51 pm7:51:19−0:3811:56 am (15.2°)91.480
Dec 178:01 am3:51 pm7:50:47−0:3211:56 am (15.2°)91.472
Dec 188:01 am3:52 pm7:50:21−0:2511:57 am (15.2°)91.463
Dec 198:02 am3:52 pm7:50:02−0:1911:57 am (15.1°)91.455
* All times are local time for London. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in London

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in London - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 1311:58 am9:53 pm-4:51 pm(24.2°)251,24833.4%
Dec 1412:21 pm10:59 pm-5:35 pm(28.0°)249,92242.9%
Dec 1512:41 pm--6:18 pm(32.3°)247,78752.7%
Dec 16-12:05 am1:01 pm7:01 pm(36.9°)244,92262.7%
Dec 17-1:13 am1:21 pm7:45 pm(41.7°)241,48272.5%
Dec 18-2:23 am1:42 pm8:32 pm(46.5°)237,69981.5%
Dec 19-3:36 am2:07 pm9:22 pm(51.0°)233,86689.4%
* 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.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in London This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Dec 13, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:58 amThu 2:55 pmThu 10:27 amAverage visibility
VenusThu 3:49 amThu 2:00 pmThu 8:54 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 12:12 pmThu 11:22 pmThu 5:47 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 6:47 amThu 3:05 pmThu 10:56 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnThu 9:14 amThu 5:09 pmThu 1:11 pmDifficult to see
UranusThu 1:21 pmFri 3:15 amThu 8:18 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 12:07 pmThu 10:58 pmThu 5:32 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

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