Home   Sun & Moon   Mexico   Cancún

Flag for Mexico Cancún, QR, Mexico — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 84.3%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 10, 2016 at 11:31:54 am


Sunrise Today: 7:14 am 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:07 pm 246° West


Moonrise Today: 3:30 pm 80° East
Moonset Today: 3:27 am 277° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 52 minutes (-18s)

Location of CancúnLocation

Today's Sun Position in Cancún

The Sun's altitude in Cancún today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

11:31 am

Altitude

42.8°

Heading

158° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 52m 26s

Change since

Yesterday: -18s

Winter: +1m 36s

Summer: -2h 32m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cancún Today

12 am
2 am
4 am
6 am
8 am
10 am
12 pm
2 pm
4 pm
6 pm
8 pm
10 pm

Day, night, and twilight times in Cancún today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 am – 5:55 am
Astro. Twilight5:55 am – 6:22 am
Nautical Twilight6:22 am – 6:50 am
Civil Twilight6:50 am – 7:14 am
Daylight7:14 am – 6:07 pm
Civil Twilight6:07 pm – 6:31 pm
Nautical Twilight6:31 pm – 6:58 pm
Astro. Twilight6:58 pm – 7:26 pm
Night7:26 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Cancún - Next 7 Days

Scroll right to see more
2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 107:14 am6:07 pm10:52:26−0:1812:41 pm (45.9°)91.531
Dec 117:15 am6:07 pm10:52:08−0:1712:41 pm (45.8°)91.520
Dec 127:15 am6:07 pm10:51:53−0:1512:41 pm (45.7°)91.510
Dec 137:16 am6:08 pm10:51:39−0:1312:42 pm (45.7°)91.500
Dec 147:17 am6:08 pm10:51:27−0:1212:42 pm (45.6°)91.491
Dec 157:17 am6:08 pm10:51:16−0:1012:43 pm (45.5°)91.482
Dec 167:18 am6:09 pm10:51:08−0:0812:43 pm (45.5°)91.474
* All times are local time for Cancún. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

See full month's Sun

Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

Scroll right to see more
2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 1911:30 pm
June SolsticeJun 205:34 pm
September EquinoxSep 229:21 am
December SolsticeDec 215:44 am
* All times are local Cancún time.

Sun Articles

Today's Moon in Cancún

The Moon's path in Cancún today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2016 Moon Phases

11:31 am

Altitude

-49.4°

Heading

47° NE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

84.3%

Moon in Cancún - Next 7 days

Scroll right to see more
2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 10-3:27 am3:30 pm9:58 pm(78.9°)224,61887.9%
Dec 11-4:30 am4:20 pm10:56 pm(82.8°)223,11694.8%
Dec 12-5:34 am5:14 pm11:56 pm(85.8°)222,76798.8%
Dec 13-6:40 am6:12 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 14-7:44 am7:13 pm12:58 am(87.5°)223,67699.7%
Dec 15-8:45 am8:15 pm1:59 am(87.6°)225,78297.5%
Dec 16-9:41 am9:16 pm2:59 am(86.4°)228,87292.3%
* All times are local time for Cancún. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon Articles

Planets Visible in the Sky in Cancún This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 10, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 8:50 amSat 7:32 pmSat 2:11 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSat 10:27 amSat 9:22 pmSat 3:54 pmGreat visibility
MarsSat 11:34 amSat 10:51 pmSat 5:13 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 2:46 amSat 2:30 pmSat 8:38 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 7:14 amSat 6:07 pmSat 12:40 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusSat 2:31 pmSun 2:57 amSat 8:44 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 12:24 pmSun 12:00 midnightSat 6:12 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Cancún.

More about the planets visible in the night sky in Cancún