In the atmosphere

  1. UV forecast

    Santa Cruz

    7High

    Limit your time in the sun, seek shade, cover up with protective clothing and wear sunglasses. Apply generous amounts of sunscreen with an SPF of at least 30.

    Graph which shows UV forecast for Santa Cruz

Sun and moon

  1. Sun

    Daylight47° above horizon
    Graph which shows the sun phases and how high in the sky the sun is for Santa Cruz
    • Sunrise
    • Sunset
    • Length of day:
    • Difference from yesterday:
    • Difference from winter solstice:
    • Solar noon at
    • Next solar eclipse (partial):
  2. Moon

    The moon is 44° under the horizon in south

    95.6% illuminated, waxing gibbous

    • Moonset in southwest
    • Moonrise in southeast
    • Next full moon:
    • Next new moon:
    • Next lunar eclipse (partial):