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Flag for U.S.A. Santa Cruz, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 56.3%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 8, 2015 at 12:30:33 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:56 AM 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:30 PM 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:29 AM 86° East
Moonset Today: 1:20 PM 277° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 34 minutes (-51s)

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Today's Sun Position in Santa Cruz

The Sun's altitude in Santa Cruz 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

-29.7°

Heading

349° N

Phase

Night

Day length

14h 34m 24s

Change since

Yesterday: -51s

Winter: +4h 56m

Summer: -7m 39s

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Santa Cruz today

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Day, night and twilight times in Santa Cruz 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 – 4:06 AM
Astro. Twilight4:06 AM – 4:48 AM
Nautical Twilight4:48 AM – 5:25 AM
Civil Twilight5:25 AM – 5:56 AM
Daylight5:56 AM – 8:30 PM
Civil Twilight8:30 PM – 9:01 PM
Nautical Twilight9:01 PM – 9:38 PM
Astro. Twilight9:38 PM – 10:20 PM
Night10:20 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Santa Cruz - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 85:56 AM8:30 PM14:34:24−0:511:13 PM (75.5°)94.506
Jul 95:56 AM8:30 PM14:33:30−0:531:13 PM (75.4°)94.505
Jul 105:57 AM8:30 PM14:32:34−0:561:13 PM (75.2°)94.503
Jul 115:58 AM8:29 PM14:31:34−0:591:14 PM (75.1°)94.501
Jul 125:58 AM8:29 PM14:30:32−1:021:14 PM (75.0°)94.498
Jul 135:59 AM8:28 PM14:29:28−1:041:14 PM (74.8°)94.495
Jul 146:00 AM8:28 PM14:28:20−1:071:14 PM (74.7°)94.492
* All times are local time for Santa Cruz. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 203:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 219:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 231:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 218:49 PM
* All times are local Santa Cruz time.

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Today's moon in Santa Cruz

The Moon's path in Santa Cruz 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

12:30 AM

Altitude

0.1°

Heading

86° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

56.3%

Moon in Santa Cruz - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 812:29 AM1:20 PM-6:50 AM(56.8°)230,02853.3%
Jul 91:07 AM2:25 PM-7:42 AM(61.2°)231,45641.5%
Jul 101:46 AM3:30 PM-8:35 AM(65.0°)233,12030.3%
Jul 112:29 AM4:32 PM-9:28 AM(68.0°)234,96620.4%
Jul 123:14 AM5:32 PM-10:22 AM(70.1°)236,96312.1%
Jul 134:03 AM6:28 PM-11:15 AM(71.1°)239,0885.9%
Jul 144:56 AM7:19 PM-12:08 PM(71.0°)241,3081.9%
* All times are local time for Santa Cruz. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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