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Merritt Island, FL, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 68.8%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jul 15, 2024 at 6:10:00 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:35 am 65° East
Sunset Today: 8:21 pm 295° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 3:13 pm 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 1:28 am 252° West
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 46 minutes (-50s)
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Today's Sun Position in Merritt Island

Time:6:10 pm
Altitude:26.7°
Direction:281° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 45m 47s (Jul 15, 2024)

50 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 14, 2024)

3 hours, 25 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

11 minutes, 1 second shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2024)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Merritt Island Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:04 am
Astro. Twilight5:04 am – 5:37 am
Nautical Twilight5:37 am – 6:09 am
Civil Twilight6:09 am – 6:35 am
Daylight6:35 am – 8:21 pm
Civil Twilight8:21 pm – 8:47 pm
Nautical Twilight8:47 pm – 9:19 pm
Astro. Twilight9:19 pm – 9:52 pm
Night9:52 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Merritt Island - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 156:35 am8:21 pm13:45:47−0:501:28 pm (83.0°)94.481
Jul 166:36 am8:21 pm13:44:55−0:511:28 pm (82.8°)94.475
Jul 176:36 am8:20 pm13:44:01−0:531:28 pm (82.7°)94.469
Jul 186:37 am8:20 pm13:43:06−0:551:29 pm (82.5°)94.463
Jul 196:37 am8:20 pm13:42:09−0:561:29 pm (82.3°)94.457
Jul 206:38 am8:19 pm13:41:11−0:581:29 pm (82.1°)94.450
Jul 216:38 am8:19 pm13:40:10−1:001:29 pm (81.9°)94.443
* All times are local time for Merritt Island. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Merritt Island

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Merritt Island - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 15-1:28 am3:13 pm8:40 pm(41.1°)246,09969.7%
Jul 16-2:02 am4:12 pm9:29 pm(37.0°)243,10278.7%
Jul 17-2:41 am5:14 pm10:22 pm(34.0°)239,74986.8%
Jul 18-3:28 am6:16 pm11:20 pm(32.5°)236,30993.3%
Jul 19-4:24 am7:16 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jul 20-5:27 am8:11 pm12:21 am(32.9°)233,07497.8%
Jul 21-6:35 am9:00 pm1:21 am(35.2°)230,32699.8%
* All times are local time for Merritt Island. 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 Merritt Island This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jul 15, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:38 amMon 9:51 pmMon 3:15 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 7:27 amMon 9:06 pmMon 2:17 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 2:38 amTue 4:07 pmTue 9:22 amAverage visibility
JupiterTue 3:32 amTue 5:14 pmTue 10:23 amFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 11:19 pmTue 10:55 amTue 5:07 amGreat visibility
UranusTue 2:34 amTue 4:04 pmTue 9:19 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 11:46 pmTue 11:44 amTue 5:45 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Merritt Island.

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