Sunrise and sunset times

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London, United Kingdom - Position of the sun in the sky on 20 August 2018

  Time: Duration:
Astronomical twilight 03:38 - 04:32 53 min.
Nautical twilight 04:32 - 05:18 46 min.
Civil twilight 05:18 - 05:54 36 min.
Sunrise 05:54
Golden Hour 05:54 - 06:39 44 min.
Zenit 13:03
Golden Hour 19:28 - 20:12 44 min.
Sunset 20:12
Civil twilight 20:12 - 20:49 36 min.
Nautical twilight 20:49 - 21:35 46 min.
Astronomical twilight 21:35 - 22:28 53 min.
Day / night length on the August 20, 2018 :
Day (the sun above the horizon) 14 h 17 min.
Twilight and night (the sun under the horizon) 9 h 42 min.
- of which astronomical night 5 h 9 min.
During the month of August, the daylight changes:
- total 1 h 46 min. *
- morning - the sun rises later : 47 min. *
- evening - the sun sets earlier: 59 min. *

* Small discrepancies in calculations might occur due to round-off errors.

Position of the sun in the sky on August 20, 2018, 2:29 :
Position Night
Azimuth: 15° / North
Elevation: -25°
Latitude 51° 30'
Longitude -0° 6'

On 20 August the sun rises at 05:54 and sets at 20:12. The sun is 14 h 17 min. above the horizon, the daylight. The morning astronomical twilling starts at 03:38, the evening astronomical twilling ends at 22:28, the sky is complettely dark.




Table of the times of sunrise and sunset in 2018, London

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Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
108:0516:0207:3716:5006:4417:4106:3419:3405:3120:2404:4821:0804:4721:2005:2520:4806:1319:4607:0118:3806:5416:3307:4415:54
208:0516:0307:3616:5206:4217:4206:3219:3505:2920:2504:4721:0904:4821:2005:2620:4606:1519:4407:0318:3506:5616:3107:4515:54
308:0516:0407:3416:5406:3917:4406:2919:3705:2720:2704:4621:1004:4921:2005:2820:4506:1719:4207:0518:3306:5816:2907:4715:53
408:0516:0607:3216:5506:3717:4606:2719:3905:2520:2804:4621:1104:5021:1905:2920:4306:1819:4007:0618:3107:0016:2707:4815:53
508:0416:0707:3116:5706:3517:4806:2519:4005:2320:3004:4521:1204:5121:1905:3120:4106:2019:3707:0818:2907:0116:2607:4915:52
608:0416:0807:2916:5906:3317:4906:2319:4205:2220:3204:4521:1304:5221:1805:3220:3906:2119:3507:1018:2607:0316:2407:5015:52
708:0416:0907:2717:0106:3117:5106:2019:4405:2020:3304:4421:1404:5221:1805:3420:3806:2319:3307:1118:2407:0516:2207:5215:52
808:0316:1107:2617:0306:2817:5306:1819:4505:1820:3504:4421:1504:5321:1705:3520:3606:2519:3007:1318:2207:0716:2107:5315:51
908:0316:1207:2417:0506:2617:5506:1619:4705:1620:3604:4321:1504:5421:1605:3720:3406:2619:2807:1518:2007:0916:1907:5415:51
1008:0216:1307:2217:0606:2417:5606:1419:4905:1520:3804:4321:1604:5521:1505:3820:3206:2819:2607:1618:1707:1016:1807:5515:51
1108:0116:1507:2017:0806:2217:5806:1219:5005:1320:4004:4321:1704:5721:1505:4020:3006:2919:2407:1818:1507:1216:1607:5615:51
1208:0116:1607:1817:1006:1918:0006:0919:5205:1220:4104:4221:1704:5821:1405:4220:2806:3119:2107:2018:1307:1416:1507:5715:51
1308:0016:1807:1617:1206:1718:0206:0719:5405:1020:4304:4221:1804:5921:1305:4320:2606:3319:1907:2118:1107:1516:1307:5815:51
1407:5916:1907:1517:1406:1518:0306:0519:5505:0920:4404:4221:1905:0021:1205:4520:2406:3419:1707:2318:0907:1716:1207:5915:51
1507:5816:2107:1317:1606:1318:0506:0319:5705:0720:4604:4221:1905:0121:1105:4620:2206:3619:1407:2518:0707:1916:1007:5915:51
1607:5716:2207:1117:1706:1018:0706:0119:5905:0620:4704:4221:2005:0221:1005:4820:2006:3719:1207:2718:0407:2116:0908:0015:51
1707:5616:2407:0917:1906:0818:0805:5920:0005:0420:4904:4221:2005:0421:0905:5020:1806:3919:1007:2818:0207:2216:0808:0115:52
1807:5516:2607:0717:2106:0618:1005:5720:0205:0320:5004:4221:2005:0521:0805:5120:1606:4019:0707:3018:0007:2416:0708:0215:52
1907:5416:2707:0517:2306:0318:1205:5420:0405:0220:5104:4221:2105:0621:0705:5320:1406:4219:0507:3217:5807:2616:0508:0215:52
2007:5316:2907:0317:2506:0118:1305:5220:0505:0020:5304:4221:2105:0721:0505:5420:1206:4419:0307:3317:5607:2716:0408:0315:53
2107:5216:3107:0117:2605:5918:1505:5020:0704:5920:5404:4321:2105:0921:0405:5620:1006:4519:0107:3517:5407:2916:0308:0315:53
2207:5116:3206:5917:2805:5718:1705:4820:0904:5820:5604:4321:2105:1021:0305:5820:0806:4718:5807:3717:5207:3016:0208:0415:54
2307:5016:3406:5617:3005:5418:1905:4620:1004:5720:5704:4321:2105:1221:0205:5920:0606:4918:5607:3917:5007:3216:0108:0415:54
2407:4916:3606:5417:3205:5218:2005:4420:1204:5520:5804:4421:2205:1321:0006:0120:0406:5018:5407:4017:4807:3416:0008:0515:55
2507:4716:3806:5217:3406:5019:2205:4220:1404:5421:0004:4421:2205:1420:5906:0220:0206:5218:5107:4217:4607:3515:5908:0515:56
2607:4616:3906:5017:3506:4819:2405:4020:1504:5321:0104:4421:2105:1620:5706:0420:0006:5318:4907:4417:4407:3715:5808:0515:56
2707:4516:4106:4817:3706:4519:2505:3820:1704:5221:0204:4521:2105:1720:5606:0519:5706:5518:4707:4617:4207:3815:5708:0515:57
2807:4316:4306:4617:3906:4319:2705:3620:1904:5121:0304:4621:2105:1920:5406:0719:5506:5718:4406:4716:4007:4015:5708:0515:58
2907:4216:4506:4119:2905:3420:2004:5021:0504:4621:2105:2020:5306:0919:5306:5818:4206:4916:3807:4115:5608:0615:59
3007:4016:4606:3819:3005:3220:2204:4921:0604:4721:2105:2220:5106:1019:5107:0018:4006:5116:3607:4315:5508:0616:00
3107:3916:4806:3619:3204:4921:0705:2320:5006:1219:4906:5316:3508:0616:01

Interactive graph with the sunrise and sunset times and the day length during the year 2018, London

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Dusk: The start of the astronomical twilight. The time of the first sunlights, from this moment the sky becomes lighter!
During nautical twilight the illumination is such that the horizon is still visible and vague outlines of ground objects may be distinguishable, but not details.
Civil twilight can also be described as the limit at which twilight illumination is sufficient, under clear weather conditions. At the beginning of morning civil twilight, or end of evening civil twilight, the horizon is clearly defined.
Sunrise: The sun rises and the geometric center of the sun is on the horizon.
Sunset: The sun sets and the geometric center of the sun is on the horizon.
Dark: the astronomical twilight, the evening twilight ends and night begins. There is no color in the sky during astronomical twilight.