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Moon: 11.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 28, 2016 at 11:02:40 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:30 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 7:06 PM 280° West


Moonrise Today: 3:00 AM 71° East
Moonset Today: 4:25 PM 289° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 36 minutes (-1m 8s)

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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 the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

11:02 PM

Altitude

-50.1°

Heading

317° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 36m 22s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 8s

Winter: +1h 45m

Summer: -48m 54s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cancún Today

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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 – 5:14 AM
Astro. Twilight5:14 AM – 5:41 AM
Nautical Twilight5:41 AM – 6:07 AM
Civil Twilight6:07 AM – 6:30 AM
Daylight6:30 AM – 7:06 PM
Civil Twilight7:06 PM – 7:29 PM
Nautical Twilight7:29 PM – 7:56 PM
Astro. Twilight7:56 PM – 8:22 PM
Night8:22 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cancún - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 286:30 AM7:06 PM12:36:22−1:0812:48 PM (78.2°)93.882
Aug 296:30 AM7:06 PM12:35:14−1:0812:48 PM (77.9°)93.861
Aug 306:31 AM7:05 PM12:34:04−1:0912:48 PM (77.5°)93.840
Aug 316:31 AM7:04 PM12:32:55−1:0912:47 PM (77.1°)93.818
Sep 16:31 AM7:03 PM12:31:45−1:0912:47 PM (76.8°)93.796
Sep 26:31 AM7:02 PM12:30:36−1:0912:47 PM (76.4°)93.774
Sep 36:32 AM7:01 PM12:29:26−1:1012:47 PM (76.0°)93.751
* All times are local time for Cancún. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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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.

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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

11:02 PM

Altitude

-50.5°

Heading

19° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

11.0%

Moon in Cancún - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 283:00 AM4:25 PM-9:43 AM(86.5°)236,19415.1%
Aug 293:57 AM5:15 PM-10:37 AM(84.8°)238,2678.0%
Aug 304:53 AM6:00 PM-11:28 AM(82.1°)240,4493.1%
Aug 315:48 AM6:43 PM-12:17 PM(78.8°)242,6980.5%
Sep 16:41 AM7:23 PM-1:04 PM(75.0°)244,9400.1%
Sep 27:32 AM8:01 PM-1:49 PM(71.0°)247,0702.0%
Sep 38:23 AM8:39 PM-2:32 PM(66.9°)248,9565.8%
* All times are local time for Cancún. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Cancún This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Aug 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:07 AMMon 8:00 PMMon 2:04 PMDifficult to see
VenusMon 8:10 AMMon 8:18 PMMon 2:14 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSun 1:38 PMMon 12:19 AMSun 6:59 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 8:03 AMMon 8:12 PMMon 2:07 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnSun 1:23 PMMon 12:20 AMSun 6:51 PMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 9:27 PMTue 9:57 AMTue 3:42 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 7:14 PMTue 6:51 AMTue 1:02 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Cancún.

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