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

Moon: 2.7%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Dec 5, 2021 at 3:12:58 pm
Sunrise Today: 7:49 am 126° Southeast
Sunset Today: 3:52 pm 233° Southwest
Moonrise Today: 9:28 am 135° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:42 pm 225° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 3 minutes (-1m 42s)
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Today's Sun Position in London

Time:3:12 pm
Altitude:4.1°
Direction:226° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 8h 3m 29s (Dec 5, 2021)

1 minute, 42 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 4, 2021)

13 minutes, 47 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

8 hours, 34 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in London Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:46 am
Astro. Twilight5:46 am – 6:27 am
Nautical Twilight6:27 am – 7:09 am
Civil Twilight7:09 am – 7:49 am
Daylight7:49 am – 3:52 pm
Civil Twilight3:52 pm – 4:32 pm
Nautical Twilight4:32 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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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 57:49 am3:52 pm8:03:29−1:4211:51 am (16.1°)91.606
Dec 67:50 am3:52 pm8:01:52−1:3611:51 am (16.0°)91.593
Dec 77:51 am3:52 pm8:00:21−1:3111:52 am (15.9°)91.580
Dec 87:52 am3:51 pm7:58:55−1:2511:52 am (15.8°)91.567
Dec 97:54 am3:51 pm7:57:36−1:1911:52 am (15.7°)91.555
Dec 107:55 am3:51 pm7:56:22−1:1311:53 am (15.6°)91.543
Dec 117:56 am3:51 pm7:55:14−1:0711:53 am (15.5°)91.531
* 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 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in London - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 59:28 am4:42 pm-1:06 pm(11.5°)222,4912.3%
Dec 610:38 am5:49 pm-2:12 pm(11.5°)224,5317.8%
Dec 711:28 am7:10 pm-3:15 pm(13.4°)227,56215.7%
Dec 812:03 pm8:34 pm-4:14 pm(17.0°)231,22825.3%
Dec 912:28 pm9:57 pm-5:06 pm(21.7°)235,16035.9%
Dec 1012:46 pm11:15 pm-5:54 pm(27.1°)239,03246.8%
Dec 111:01 pm--6:39 pm(32.8°)242,59357.4%
* 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, Sun, Dec 5, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:17 amSun 3:53 pmSun 12:05 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 10:54 amSun 6:32 pmSun 2:42 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 6:07 amMon 2:51 pmMon 10:30 amDifficult to see
JupiterSun 12:05 pmSun 9:47 pmSun 4:56 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 11:27 amSun 8:12 pmSun 3:49 pmAverage visibility
UranusSun 2:17 pmMon 4:59 amSun 9:38 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 12:49 pmMon 12:06 amSun 6:27 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for London.

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