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London, England, United Kingdom — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2020

Daylight

4:54 am – 9:16 pm
16 hours, 21 minutes

Current Time: Jul 9, 2020 at 12:19:33 am

Sun Direction: 349° North

Sun Altitude: -15.5°

Sun Distance: 94.504 million mi


Next Equinox: Sep 22, 2020 2:30 pm (Autumnal)

Sunrise Today: 4:54 am 51° Northeast

Sunset Today: 9:16 pm 309° Northwest

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2020 Sun Graph for London

December 2020 — Sun in London

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.StartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
17:44 am (125°)3:54 pm (234°)8:10:21−2:015:42 am5:56 pm6:22 am5:16 pm7:05 am4:33 pm11:49 am (16.6°)91.650
27:45 am (126°)3:54 pm (234°)8:08:25−1:565:43 am5:55 pm6:24 am5:15 pm7:06 am4:33 pm11:50 am (16.5°)91.635
37:47 am (126°)3:53 pm (234°)8:06:33−1:515:44 am5:55 pm6:25 am5:15 pm7:07 am4:32 pm11:50 am (16.3°)91.622
47:48 am (126°)3:53 pm (234°)8:04:47−1:465:45 am5:55 pm6:26 am5:15 pm7:08 am4:32 pm11:50 am (16.2°)91.608
57:49 am (127°)3:52 pm (233°)8:03:06−1:405:47 am5:55 pm6:27 am5:14 pm7:10 am4:32 pm11:51 am (16.1°)91.595
67:50 am (127°)3:52 pm (233°)8:01:30−1:355:48 am5:55 pm6:28 am5:14 pm7:11 am4:31 pm11:51 am (16.0°)91.583
77:52 am (127°)3:52 pm (233°)8:00:01−1:295:49 am5:54 pm6:29 am5:14 pm7:12 am4:31 pm11:52 am (15.9°)91.571
87:53 am (127°)3:51 pm (233°)7:58:37−1:245:50 am5:54 pm6:30 am5:14 pm7:13 am4:31 pm11:52 am (15.8°)91.559
97:54 am (127°)3:51 pm (233°)7:57:18−1:185:50 am5:54 pm6:31 am5:14 pm7:14 am4:31 pm11:53 am (15.7°)91.548
107:55 am (127°)3:51 pm (232°)7:56:06−1:125:51 am5:54 pm6:32 am5:14 pm7:15 am4:31 pm11:53 am (15.6°)91.538
117:56 am (128°)3:51 pm (232°)7:55:00−1:065:52 am5:54 pm6:33 am5:14 pm7:16 am4:31 pm11:53 am (15.5°)91.527
127:57 am (128°)3:51 pm (232°)7:53:59−1:005:53 am5:55 pm6:34 am5:14 pm7:17 am4:31 pm11:54 am (15.4°)91.517
137:58 am (128°)3:51 pm (232°)7:53:05−0:545:54 am5:55 pm6:35 am5:14 pm7:18 am4:31 pm11:54 am (15.4°)91.508
147:59 am (128°)3:51 pm (232°)7:52:17−0:475:55 am5:55 pm6:35 am5:14 pm7:19 am4:31 pm11:55 am (15.3°)91.498
158:00 am (128°)3:51 pm (232°)7:51:36−0:415:55 am5:55 pm6:36 am5:14 pm7:19 am4:31 pm11:55 am (15.2°)91.489
168:00 am (128°)3:51 pm (232°)7:51:01−0:355:56 am5:55 pm6:37 am5:15 pm7:20 am4:32 pm11:56 am (15.2°)91.480
178:01 am (128°)3:52 pm (232°)7:50:32−0:285:57 am5:56 pm6:38 am5:15 pm7:21 am4:32 pm11:56 am (15.2°)91.472
188:02 am (128°)3:52 pm (232°)7:50:10−0:225:57 am5:56 pm6:38 am5:15 pm7:21 am4:32 pm11:57 am (15.1°)91.464
198:02 am (128°)3:52 pm (232°)7:49:54−0:155:58 am5:57 pm6:39 am5:16 pm7:22 am4:33 pm11:57 am (15.1°)91.456
208:03 am (128°)3:53 pm (232°)7:49:45−0:095:59 am5:57 pm6:39 am5:16 pm7:23 am4:33 pm11:58 am (15.1°)91.449
218:03 am (128°)3:53 pm (232°)7:49:42−0:025:59 am5:58 pm6:40 am5:17 pm7:23 am4:33 pm11:58 am (15.1°)91.442
228:04 am (128°)3:54 pm (232°)7:49:46+0:036:00 am5:58 pm6:40 am5:17 pm7:24 am4:34 pm11:59 am (15.1°)91.435
238:04 am (128°)3:54 pm (232°)7:49:56+0:106:00 am5:59 pm6:41 am5:18 pm7:24 am4:35 pm11:59 am (15.1°)91.429
248:05 am (128°)3:55 pm (232°)7:50:13+0:166:00 am5:59 pm6:41 am5:18 pm7:24 am4:35 pm12:00 pm (15.1°)91.424
258:05 am (128°)3:56 pm (232°)7:50:36+0:236:01 am6:00 pm6:42 am5:19 pm7:25 am4:36 pm12:00 pm (15.2°)91.419
268:05 am (128°)3:56 pm (232°)7:51:06+0:296:01 am6:01 pm6:42 am5:20 pm7:25 am4:37 pm12:01 pm (15.2°)91.414
278:05 am (128°)3:57 pm (232°)7:51:43+0:366:01 am6:01 pm6:42 am5:21 pm7:25 am4:37 pm12:01 pm (15.3°)91.410
288:06 am (128°)3:58 pm (232°)7:52:25+0:426:02 am6:02 pm6:42 am5:21 pm7:26 am4:38 pm12:02 pm (15.3°)91.407
298:06 am (128°)3:59 pm (232°)7:53:14+0:496:02 am6:03 pm6:43 am5:22 pm7:26 am4:39 pm12:02 pm (15.4°)91.404
308:06 am (128°)4:00 pm (232°)7:54:09+0:556:02 am6:04 pm6:43 am5:23 pm7:26 am4:40 pm12:03 pm (15.4°)91.402
318:06 am (128°)4:01 pm (232°)7:55:11+1:016:02 am6:05 pm6:43 am5:24 pm7:26 am4:41 pm12:03 pm (15.5°)91.401
* All times are local time for London. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Monday, December 21, 2020 at 10:02 am in London. In terms of daylight, this day is 8 hours, 49 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

Earliest sunset is on December 12. Latest sunrise is on December 30.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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