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Moon: 0.0%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Sep 1, 2016 at 1:38:48 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:01 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 7:43 PM 279° West


Moonrise Today: 7:10 AM 82° East
Moonset Today: 8:01 PM 276° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 42 minutes (-1m 37s)

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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

1:38 AM

Altitude

-53.3°

Heading

7° N

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 42m 2s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 37s

Winter: +2h 21m

Summer: -1h 14m

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 – 6:09 AM
Nautical Twilight6:09 AM – 6:37 AM
Civil Twilight6:37 AM – 7:01 AM
Daylight7:01 AM – 7:43 PM
Civil Twilight7:43 PM – 8:07 PM
Nautical Twilight8:07 PM – 8:35 PM
Astro. Twilight8:35 PM – 9:04 PM
Night9:04 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cape Canaveral - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 17:01 AM7:43 PM12:42:02−1:371:22 PM (69.6°)93.796
Sep 27:01 AM7:42 PM12:40:25−1:371:22 PM (69.2°)93.774
Sep 37:02 AM7:41 PM12:38:47−1:371:22 PM (68.8°)93.751
Sep 47:02 AM7:40 PM12:37:09−1:381:21 PM (68.5°)93.728
Sep 57:03 AM7:38 PM12:35:30−1:381:21 PM (68.1°)93.704
Sep 67:03 AM7:37 PM12:33:52−1:381:21 PM (67.7°)93.680
Sep 77:04 AM7:36 PM12:32:13−1:381:20 PM (67.3°)93.656
* 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 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 206:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 215:44 AM
* 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 2016 Moon Phases

1:38 AM

Altitude

-53.4°

Heading

10° N

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.0%

Moon in Cape Canaveral - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 17:10 AM8:01 PM-1:38 PM(67.7°)244,9010.1%
Sep 28:04 AM8:37 PM-2:23 PM(63.7°)247,0351.9%
Sep 38:57 AM9:12 PM-3:07 PM(59.7°)248,9265.7%
Sep 49:50 AM9:46 PM-3:50 PM(55.8°)250,42911.2%
Sep 510:41 AM10:22 PM-4:33 PM(52.1°)251,39218.2%
Sep 611:32 AM10:59 PM-5:17 PM(48.9°)251,68526.3%
Sep 712:24 PM11:38 PM-6:02 PM(46.2°)251,20935.3%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Cape Canaveral This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Sep 1, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 8:32 AMThu 8:20 PMThu 2:26 PMVery difficult to see
VenusThu 8:49 AMThu 8:52 PMThu 2:51 PMFairly good visibility
MarsThu 2:24 PMFri 12:31 AMThu 7:28 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 8:27 AMThu 8:38 PMThu 2:33 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnThu 1:56 PMFri 12:27 AMThu 7:11 PMAverage visiblity
UranusWed 9:48 PMThu 10:29 AMThu 4:09 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 7:46 PMThu 7:13 AMThu 1:29 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Cape Canaveral.

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