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Cape Canaveral, FL, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 42.2%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: Mar 4, 2024 at 4:31:14 am
Sunrise Today: 6:43 am 97° East
Sunset Today: 6:24 pm 264° West
Moonrise Today: 2:03 am 122° Southeast
Moonset Today: 12:11 pm 237° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 41 minutes (+1m 40s)
Location of Cape CanaveralLocation

Today's Sun Position in Cape Canaveral

Time:4:31 am
Altitude:-29.8°
Direction:80° E
Phase:Night

Day length today: 11h 41m 14s (Mar 4, 2024)

1 minute, 40 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 3, 2024)

1 hour, 20 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

2 hours, 15 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cape Canaveral Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:25 am
Astro. Twilight5:25 am – 5:52 am
Nautical Twilight5:52 am – 6:19 am
Civil Twilight6:19 am – 6:43 am
Daylight6:43 am – 6:24 pm
Civil Twilight6:24 pm – 6:48 pm
Nautical Twilight6:48 pm – 7:15 pm
Astro. Twilight7:15 pm – 7:42 pm
Night7:42 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Cape Canaveral - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 46:43 am6:24 pm11:41:14+1:4012:33 pm (55.6°)92.191
Mar 56:42 am6:25 pm11:42:55+1:4012:33 pm (56.0°)92.215
Mar 66:41 am6:25 pm11:44:36+1:4112:33 pm (56.3°)92.240
Mar 76:40 am6:26 pm11:46:17+1:4112:33 pm (56.7°)92.264
Mar 86:39 am6:27 pm11:47:59+1:4112:32 pm (57.1°)92.288
Mar 96:38 am6:27 pm11:49:41+1:4112:32 pm (57.5°)92.313
Note: hours shift because clocks change forward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Mar 107:36 am7:28 pm11:51:23+1:411:32 pm (57.9°)92.338
* All times are local time for Cape Canaveral. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, March 10, 2024 at 2:00 am, and this is accounted for above.

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Today's Moon in Cape Canaveral

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Cape Canaveral - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 42:03 am12:11 pm-7:08 am(32.6°)237,01741.0%
Mar 53:04 am1:12 pm-8:08 am(32.5°)233,06730.2%
Mar 64:01 am2:20 pm-9:09 am(34.4°)229,23620.0%
Mar 74:52 am3:31 pm-10:09 am(38.2°)225,88311.2%
Mar 85:37 am4:43 pm-11:07 am(43.6°)223,3654.5%
Mar 96:17 am5:54 pm-12:02 pm(50.4°)221,9770.8%
Note: hours shift because clocks change forward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Mar 107:53 am8:03 pm-1:54 pm(57.8°)221,8920.2%
* All times are local time for Cape Canaveral. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. 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, Mon, Mar 4, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:02 amMon 6:46 pmMon 12:53 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 5:36 amMon 4:34 pmMon 11:05 amFairly good visibility
MarsMon 5:21 amMon 4:09 pmMon 10:45 amSlightly difficult to see
JupiterMon 9:35 amMon 10:43 pmMon 4:09 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 6:38 amMon 6:02 pmMon 12:20 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusMon 9:58 amMon 11:19 pmMon 4:39 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 7:24 amMon 7:17 pmMon 1:20 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Cape Canaveral.

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