Home   Sun & Moon   USA   Cape Canaveral

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

Moon: 33.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 16, 2017 at 9:26:20 am


Sunrise Today: 6:52 am 74° East
Sunset Today: 8:00 pm 286° West


Moonrise Today: 1:39 am 71° East
Moonset Today: 3:28 pm 290° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 7 minutes (-1m 28s)

Location of Cape CanaveralLocation

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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

9:26 am

Altitude

32.6°

Heading

92° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 7m 22s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 28s

Winter: +2h 47m

Summer: -49m 33s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cape Canaveral Today

12 am
2 am
4 am
6 am
8 am
10 am
12 pm
2 pm
4 pm
6 pm
8 pm
10 pm

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 – 5:28 am
Astro. Twilight5:28 am – 5:58 am
Nautical Twilight5:58 am – 6:28 am
Civil Twilight6:28 am – 6:52 am
Daylight6:52 am – 8:00 pm
Civil Twilight8:00 pm – 8:24 pm
Nautical Twilight8:24 pm – 8:53 pm
Astro. Twilight8:53 pm – 9:23 pm
Night9:23 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Cape Canaveral - Next 7 Days

Scroll right to see more
2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 166:52 am8:00 pm13:07:22−1:281:26 pm (75.1°)94.119
Aug 176:53 am7:59 pm13:05:53−1:291:26 pm (74.8°)94.102
Aug 186:53 am7:58 pm13:04:23−1:301:26 pm (74.5°)94.084
Aug 196:54 am7:57 pm13:02:52−1:301:25 pm (74.2°)94.066
Aug 206:54 am7:56 pm13:01:20−1:311:25 pm (73.8°)94.048
Aug 216:55 am7:55 pm12:59:48−1:321:25 pm (73.5°)94.029
Aug 226:55 am7:54 pm12:58:16−1:321:25 pm (73.2°)94.010
* All times are local time for Cape Canaveral. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Cape Canaveral on Aug 21

See full month's Sun

Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

Scroll right to see more
2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2112:24 am
September EquinoxSep 224:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2111:28 am
* All times are local Cape Canaveral time.

Sun Articles

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 2017 Moon Phases

9:26 am

Altitude

73.6°

Heading

230° SW

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

33.0%

Moon in Cape Canaveral - Next 7 days

Scroll right to see more
2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 161:39 am3:28 pm-8:32 am(78.9°)228,72733.5%
Aug 172:33 am4:30 pm-9:31 am(80.5°)227,81122.5%
Aug 183:31 am5:30 pm-10:30 am(80.8°)227,49813.2%
Aug 194:32 am6:25 pm-11:30 am(79.6°)227,9166.0%
Aug 205:36 am7:16 pm-12:28 pm(77.2°)229,1291.6%
Aug 216:40 am8:02 pm-1:23 pm(73.8°)231,1160.0%
Aug 227:42 am8:44 pm-2:16 pm(69.6°)233,7591.3%
* 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.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon Articles

Planets Visible in the Sky in Cape Canaveral This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 16, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:15 amWed 8:32 pmWed 2:24 pmVery difficult to see
VenusWed 4:09 amWed 5:54 pmWed 11:02 amGood visibility
MarsWed 6:22 amWed 7:41 pmWed 1:02 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterWed 11:06 amWed 10:41 pmWed 4:53 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 3:50 pmThu 2:13 amWed 9:02 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 11:04 pmWed 11:53 amWed 5:29 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 8:53 pmThu 8:24 amThu 2:39 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Cape Canaveral.

More about the planets visible in the night sky in Cape Canaveral