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Moon: 46.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Oct 30, 2014 at 12:25:53 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:30 AM 107° East
Sunset Today: 6:13 PM 253° West


Moonrise Today: 1:37 PM 108° East


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 42 minutes (-2m 6s)

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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

12:25 PM

Altitude

38.8°

Heading

172° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length
10h 42m 29s

-2m 6s shorter

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 – 6:03 AM
Astro. Twilight6:03 AM – 6:33 AM
Nautical Twilight6:33 AM – 7:03 AM
Civil Twilight7:03 AM – 7:30 AM
Daylight7:30 AM – 6:13 PM
Civil Twilight6:13 PM – 6:40 PM
Nautical Twilight6:40 PM – 7:10 PM
Astro. Twilight7:10 PM – 7:40 PM
Night7:40 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Santa Cruz - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 307:30 AM6:13 PM10:42:29−2:0612:52 PM (39.1°)92.306
Oct 317:31 AM6:12 PM10:40:24−2:0512:52 PM (38.8°)92.281
Nov 17:32 AM6:11 PM10:38:20−2:0412:52 PM (38.5°)92.257
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Nov 26:33 AM5:10 PM10:36:17−2:0311:52 AM (38.1°)92.232
Nov 36:34 AM5:09 PM10:34:15−2:0111:52 AM (37.8°)92.208
Nov 46:35 AM5:08 PM10:32:14−2:0011:52 AM (37.5°)92.184
Nov 56:36 AM5:07 PM10:30:15−1:5911:52 AM (37.2°)92.161
* All times are in local Santa Cruz time.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 2:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 209:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 213:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 227:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 213:03 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 2014 Moon Phases

12:25 PM

Altitude

-14.0°

Heading

98° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

46.6%

Moon in Santa Cruz - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Oct 301:37 PM--7:04 PM(38.4°)230,51049.8%
Oct 31-12:35 AM2:20 PM7:58 PM(42.0°)229,46861.6%
Nov 1-1:42 AM3:00 PM8:51 PM(46.3°)228,79672.8%
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Nov 2-1:49 AM2:38 PM8:44 PM(50.9°)228,61282.7%
Nov 3-2:56 AM3:16 PM9:36 PM(55.7°)229,02890.8%
Nov 4-4:03 AM3:55 PM10:29 PM(60.1°)230,12496.5%
Nov 5-5:10 AM4:35 PM11:22 PM(64.1°)231,91299.5%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Santa Cruz time.

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