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Moon: 13.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 18, 2014 at 12:11:30 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:59 AM 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:01 PM 246° West


Moonrise Today: 3:32 AM 103° East
Moonset Today: 3:18 PM 255° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 1 minute (-5s)

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Today's Sun Position in Punta Cana

The Sun's altitude in Punta Cana 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

12:11 PM

Altitude

47.9°

Heading

174° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length
11h 1m 14s

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Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Punta Cana today

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Day, night and twilight times in Punta Cana 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 – 5:41 AM
Astro. Twilight5:41 AM – 6:08 AM
Nautical Twilight6:08 AM – 6:36 AM
Civil Twilight6:36 AM – 6:59 AM
Daylight6:59 AM – 6:01 PM
Civil Twilight6:01 PM – 6:24 PM
Nautical Twilight6:24 PM – 6:52 PM
Astro. Twilight6:52 PM – 7:19 PM
Night7:19 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Punta Cana - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 186:59 AM6:01 PM11:01:14−0:0512:30 PM (48.1°)91.472
Dec 197:00 AM6:01 PM11:01:10−0:0412:31 PM (48.1°)91.465
Dec 207:01 AM6:02 PM11:01:07−0:0212:31 PM (48.1°)91.459
Dec 217:01 AM6:02 PM11:01:06−0:0112:32 PM (48.0°)91.452
Dec 227:02 AM6:03 PM11:01:06< 1s12:32 PM (48.0°)91.446
Dec 237:02 AM6:03 PM11:01:08+0:0112:33 PM (48.1°)91.440
Dec 247:02 AM6:04 PM11:01:11+0:0312:33 PM (48.1°)91.435
* All times are in local Punta Cana time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 7:03 PM in Punta Cana. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 216:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 2210:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 217:03 PM
* All times are local Punta Cana time.

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Today's moon in Punta Cana

The Moon's path in Punta Cana 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

12:11 PM

Altitude

38.2°

Heading

234° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

13.6%

Moon in Punta Cana - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 183:32 AM3:18 PM-9:26 AM(57.2°)240,11114.4%
Dec 194:27 AM4:07 PM-10:18 AM(54.4°)236,6037.7%
Dec 205:24 AM4:59 PM-11:12 AM(52.6°)233,2792.8%
Dec 216:23 AM5:56 PM-12:10 PM(51.8°)230,4340.4%
Dec 227:21 AM6:57 PM-1:08 PM(52.4°)228,3070.8%
Dec 238:18 AM7:59 PM-2:07 PM(54.2°)227,0484.1%
Dec 249:11 AM9:01 PM-3:05 PM(57.1°)226,69410.2%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Punta Cana time.

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