Flag for Saint Kitts and Nevis Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 81.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 26, 2016 at 3:08:50 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:36 AM 67° East
Sunset Today: 6:40 PM 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:43 PM 106° East
Moonset Today: 9:34 AM 253° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 3 minutes (+30s)

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Today's Sun Position in Basseterre

The Sun's altitude in Basseterre 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

3:08 AM

Altitude

-31.3°

Heading

51° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

13h 3m 18s

Change since

Yesterday: +30s

Winter: +1h 57m

Summer: -6m 32s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Basseterre Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Basseterre 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 – 4:16 AM
Astro. Twilight4:16 AM – 4:45 AM
Nautical Twilight4:45 AM – 5:13 AM
Civil Twilight5:13 AM – 5:36 AM
Daylight5:36 AM – 6:40 PM
Civil Twilight6:40 PM – 7:03 PM
Nautical Twilight7:03 PM – 7:31 PM
Astro. Twilight7:31 PM – 8:00 PM
Night8:00 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Basseterre - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 265:36 AM6:40 PM13:03:18+0:3012:08 PM (86.0°)94.181
May 275:36 AM6:40 PM13:03:47+0:2912:08 PM (85.9°)94.197
May 285:36 AM6:40 PM13:04:16+0:2812:08 PM (85.7°)94.214
May 295:36 AM6:41 PM13:04:43+0:2712:08 PM (85.5°)94.230
May 305:36 AM6:41 PM13:05:09+0:2612:08 PM (85.4°)94.245
May 315:36 AM6:42 PM13:05:34+0:2512:09 PM (85.3°)94.260
Jun 15:36 AM6:42 PM13:05:59+0:2412:09 PM (85.1°)94.275
* All times are local time for Basseterre. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 206:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 216:44 AM
* All times are local Basseterre time.

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Today's Moon in Basseterre

The Moon's path in Basseterre 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 2016 Moon Phases

3:08 AM

Altitude

54.1°

Heading

166° S

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

81.7%

Moon in Basseterre - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 26-9:34 AM10:43 PM3:44 AM(55.2°)241,91181.5%
May 27-10:29 AM11:30 PM4:35 AM(57.4°)239,28572.5%
May 28-11:24 AM-5:26 AM(60.5°)236,47662.2%
May 2912:16 AM12:20 PM-6:17 AM(64.4°)233,57951.0%
May 301:01 AM1:17 PM-7:08 AM(68.8°)230,74339.5%
May 311:47 AM2:15 PM-7:59 AM(73.5°)228,16928.2%
Jun 12:34 AM3:15 PM-8:53 AM(78.3°)226,09718.0%
* All times are local time for Basseterre. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Basseterre This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, May 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 4:29 AMThu 5:05 PMThu 10:47 AMDifficult
VenusThu 5:26 AMThu 6:25 PMThu 11:56 AMSlightly difficult
MarsThu 6:08 PMFri 5:14 AMThu 11:41 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 12:42 PMFri 1:04 AMThu 6:53 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 7:10 PMThu 6:19 AMThu 12:44 AMPerfect visibility
UranusThu 3:07 AMThu 3:30 PMThu 9:18 AMDifficult
NeptuneThu 12:56 AMThu 12:39 PMThu 6:48 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Basseterre.

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