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

Moon: 27.8%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: May 6, 2021 at 2:43:12 am
Sunrise Today: 5:23 am 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:32 pm 299° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 4:09 am 109° East
Moonset Today: 2:40 pm 255° West
Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 9 minutes (+3m 22s)
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Today's Sun Position in London

Time:2:43 am
Altitude:-18.1°
Direction:27° NE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 15h 9m 3s (May 6, 2021)

3 minutes, 22 seconds longer than yesterday (May 5, 2021)

7 hours, 19 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

1 hour, 29 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in London Today

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Night12:00 am – 2:44 am
Astro. Twilight2:44 am – 3:52 am
Nautical Twilight3:52 am – 4:43 am
Civil Twilight4:43 am – 5:23 am
Daylight5:23 am – 8:32 pm
Civil Twilight8:32 pm – 9:11 pm
Nautical Twilight9:11 pm – 10:03 pm
Astro. Twilight10:03 pm – 11:12 pm
Night11:12 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in London - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 65:23 am8:32 pm15:09:03+3:2212:57 pm (55.2°)93.784
May 75:21 am8:33 pm15:12:23+3:2012:57 pm (55.5°)93.806
May 85:19 am8:35 pm15:15:41+3:1812:56 pm (55.7°)93.829
May 95:17 am8:36 pm15:18:57+3:1512:56 pm (56.0°)93.851
May 105:16 am8:38 pm15:22:10+3:1312:56 pm (56.3°)93.873
May 115:14 am8:40 pm15:25:21+3:1012:56 pm (56.5°)93.894
May 125:13 am8:41 pm15:28:29+3:0812:56 pm (56.8°)93.915
* 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
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 64:09 am2:40 pm-9:18 am(27.3°)245,77925.3%
May 74:24 am3:50 pm-10:01 am(32.6°)248,13817.1%
May 84:38 am4:59 pm-10:42 am(38.0°)249,97410.2%
May 94:52 am6:08 pm-11:22 am(43.3°)251,3045.1%
May 105:06 am7:17 pm-12:03 pm(48.4°)252,1571.7%
May 115:21 am8:26 pm-12:46 pm(53.1°)252,5580.1%
May 125:40 am9:35 pm-1:30 pm(57.2°)252,5180.5%
* 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, Thu, May 6, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:54 amThu 10:25 pmThu 2:09 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 5:51 amThu 9:30 pmThu 1:40 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 8:11 amFri 1:02 amThu 4:36 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 3:10 amThu 1:07 pmThu 8:08 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 2:36 amThu 11:37 amThu 7:06 amAverage visibility
UranusThu 5:17 amThu 7:57 pmThu 12:37 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 3:54 amThu 3:19 pmThu 9:37 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

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