There is no precise definition of late afternoon, except that it is the part of the day that is just before evening time. Oxford Dictionaries defines afternoon as the time between noon or lunchtime until evening. More »

Afternoon begins at 12:01 p.m. and ends at 6 p.m. Many consider sunset to be the ending time for afternoon, but that leads to a large difference in afternoon ending times, from 5 p.m. in mid-winter to 9:30 p.m. in mid-su... More »

Mid-afternoon is not a precise measure of time but is rather a vague term to refer to the approximate middle of the time between 12 p.m. and sunset. Because the sun sets at different times throughout the year and at diff... More »

Evening hours are the hours of each day between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. — the time after office hours and just before the sun sets. For some, evening hours begin after 6 p.m., when working hours are over for the day. More »

When the time in London is 1 a.m., the time in New York City is 8 p.m. the previous day and noon the same day in Sydney, Australia. Not all time zones differ by a multiple of an hour; when it's 1 a.m. in London, it's 6:3... More »

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Morning, afternoon, evening and night are defined as different blocks of time within a 24 hour day. It is generally accepted that morning ends at 12 p.m. Afternoon, evening and night have more subjective boundaries. More »

There is no specific or definitive time that afternoon becomes evening, but it gradually shifts into evening as the day goes on. It is unlike afternoon, which begins after 12 p.m. More »