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

Moon: 1.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 21, 2014 at 12:30:43 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:10 AM 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:31 PM 244° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 6:30 AM 111° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:31 PM 249° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 20 minutes (-1s)

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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

12:30 AM

Altitude

-84.4°

Heading

28° NE

Phase

Night

Day length
10h 20m 17s

-1s shorter

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 – 5:46 AM
Astro. Twilight5:46 AM – 6:15 AM
Nautical Twilight6:15 AM – 6:44 AM
Civil Twilight6:44 AM – 7:10 AM
Daylight7:10 AM – 5:31 PM
Civil Twilight5:31 PM – 5:57 PM
Nautical Twilight5:57 PM – 6:26 PM
Astro. Twilight6:26 PM – 6:55 PM
Night6:55 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cape Canaveral - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 217:10 AM5:31 PM10:20:17−0:0112:21 PM (38.2°)91.452
Dec 227:11 AM5:31 PM10:20:18< 1s12:21 PM (38.2°)91.446
Dec 237:11 AM5:32 PM10:20:21+0:0312:22 PM (38.2°)91.441
Dec 247:12 AM5:32 PM10:20:26+0:0512:22 PM (38.2°)91.435
Dec 257:12 AM5:33 PM10:20:34+0:0712:23 PM (38.3°)91.430
Dec 267:13 AM5:33 PM10:20:45+0:1012:23 PM (38.3°)91.426
Dec 277:13 AM5:34 PM10:20:57+0:1212:24 PM (38.3°)91.421
* All times are in local Cape Canaveral time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 6:03 PM in Cape Canaveral. This day is 3 hours, 37 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 216:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 2210:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 216:03 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 2014 Moon Phases

12:30 AM

Altitude

-73.7°

Heading

56° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

1.1%

Moon in Cape Canaveral - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 216:30 AM5:31 PM-12:01 PM(42.0°)230,3480.3%
Dec 227:28 AM6:32 PM-12:59 PM(42.6°)228,2500.8%
Dec 238:23 AM7:36 PM-1:58 PM(44.4°)227,0224.3%
Dec 249:15 AM8:41 PM-2:56 PM(47.4°)226,69710.5%
Dec 2510:02 AM9:45 PM-3:51 PM(51.3°)227,20119.1%
Dec 2610:46 AM10:49 PM-4:45 PM(55.7°)228,38029.4%
Dec 2711:28 AM11:51 PM-5:37 PM(60.4°)230,04740.8%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Cape Canaveral time.

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