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Flag for U.S.A. Cape Canaveral, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 85.0%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 1, 2015 at 8:39:44 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:01 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 7:44 PM 280° West


Moonrise Today: 10:01 PM 81° East
Moonset Today: 10:03 AM 276° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 43 minutes (-1m 36s)

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Today's Sun Position in Cape Canaveral

The Sun's altitude in Cape Canaveral 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

8:39 PM

Altitude

-12.8°

Heading

287° W

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

12h 43m 15s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 36s

Winter: +2h 22m

Summer: -1h 13m

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Cape Canaveral today

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Day, night and twilight times in Cape Canaveral 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 – 5:40 AM
Astro. Twilight5:40 AM – 6:08 AM
Nautical Twilight6:08 AM – 6:37 AM
Civil Twilight6:37 AM – 7:01 AM
Daylight7:01 AM – 7:44 PM
Civil Twilight7:44 PM – 8:08 PM
Nautical Twilight8:08 PM – 8:36 PM
Astro. Twilight8:36 PM – 9:05 PM
Night9:05 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cape Canaveral - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 17:01 AM7:44 PM12:43:15−1:361:22 PM (69.8°)93.809
Sep 27:01 AM7:43 PM12:41:38−1:371:22 PM (69.5°)93.787
Sep 37:02 AM7:42 PM12:40:01−1:371:22 PM (69.1°)93.765
Sep 47:02 AM7:40 PM12:38:23−1:371:21 PM (68.7°)93.743
Sep 57:03 AM7:39 PM12:36:45−1:381:21 PM (68.4°)93.721
Sep 67:03 AM7:38 PM12:35:06−1:381:21 PM (68.0°)93.698
Sep 77:03 AM7:37 PM12:33:28−1:381:20 PM (67.6°)93.675
* All times are local time for Cape Canaveral. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 2112:39 PM
September EquinoxSep 234:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:49 PM
* All times are local Cape Canaveral time.

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Today's moon in Cape Canaveral

The Moon's path in Cape Canaveral 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 2015 Moon Phases

8:39 PM

Altitude

-17.6°

Heading

71° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

85.0%

Moon in Cape Canaveral - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 1-10:03 AM10:01 PM3:37 AM(65.8°)224,19190.6%
Sep 2-11:08 AM10:47 PM4:32 AM(70.3°)226,50482.1%
Sep 3-12:11 PM11:34 PM5:27 AM(74.1°)229,52171.9%
Sep 4-1:12 PM-6:21 AM(77.0°)232,92960.8%
Sep 512:23 AM2:10 PM-7:16 AM(78.8°)236,43749.5%
Sep 61:14 AM3:04 PM-8:09 AM(79.6°)239,81138.6%
Sep 72:06 AM3:54 PM-9:01 AM(79.3°)242,88428.5%
* All times are local time for Cape Canaveral. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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