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

Moon: 81.2%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Sep 16, 2021 at 9:09:17 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:41 am 85° East
Sunset Today: 7:16 pm 275° West
Moonrise Today: 5:57 pm 131° Southeast
Moonset Today: 12:27 am 226° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 35 minutes (-3m 56s)
Location of OxfordLocation

Today's Sun Position in Oxford

Time:9:09 pm
Altitude:-17.4°
Direction:298° NW
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 12h 35m 24s (Sep 16, 2021)

3 minutes, 56 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 15, 2021)

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

4 hours, 5 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Oxford Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:44 am
Astro. Twilight4:44 am – 5:27 am
Nautical Twilight5:27 am – 6:07 am
Civil Twilight6:07 am – 6:41 am
Daylight6:41 am – 7:16 pm
Civil Twilight7:16 pm – 7:50 pm
Nautical Twilight7:50 pm – 8:30 pm
Astro. Twilight8:30 pm – 9:13 pm
Night9:13 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Oxford - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 166:41 am7:16 pm12:35:24−3:5612:59 pm (40.7°)93.448
Sep 176:43 am7:14 pm12:31:28−3:5612:59 pm (40.3°)93.423
Sep 186:44 am7:12 pm12:27:31−3:5612:59 pm (39.9°)93.397
Sep 196:46 am7:10 pm12:23:35−3:5612:58 pm (39.6°)93.371
Sep 206:48 am7:07 pm12:19:38−3:5612:58 pm (39.2°)93.345
Sep 216:49 am7:05 pm12:15:42−3:5612:57 pm (38.8°)93.319
Sep 226:51 am7:03 pm12:11:45−3:5612:57 pm (38.4°)93.294
* All times are local time for Oxford. 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 Oxford.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Oxford

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Oxford - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 16-12:27 am5:57 pm9:46 pm(13.7°)234,04181.4%
Sep 17-1:42 am6:29 pm10:41 pm(17.1°)235,83689.3%
Sep 18-3:03 am6:54 pm11:33 pm(21.7°)237,84595.2%
Sep 19-4:23 am7:12 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 20-5:42 am7:28 pm12:20 am(26.9°)240,03598.7%
Sep 21-6:57 am7:42 pm1:05 am(32.6°)242,34599.8%
Sep 22-8:10 am7:55 pm1:48 am(38.4°)244,67398.8%
* All times are local time for Oxford. 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 Oxford This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Sep 16, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 9:25 amFri 7:37 pmFri 2:31 pmVery difficult to see
VenusFri 10:54 amFri 8:20 pmFri 3:37 pmGood visibility
MarsFri 7:21 amFri 7:28 pmFri 1:25 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterThu 6:21 pmFri 3:52 amThu 11:07 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 5:42 pmFri 2:19 amThu 10:00 pmPerfect visibility
UranusFri 8:37 pmSat 11:31 amSat 4:04 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 7:11 pmFri 6:32 amFri 12:51 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Oxford.

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