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Punta Cana, Dominican Republic — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 99.3%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Sep 20, 2021 at 3:56:42 am
Sunrise Today: 6:22 am 89° East
Sunset Today: 6:31 pm 271° West
Moonrise Today: 6:39 pm 96° East
Moonset Today: 5:57 am 261° West
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 9 minutes (-1m 2s)
Location of Punta CanaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Punta Cana

Time:3:56 am
Altitude:-34.9°
Direction:75° E
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 9m 1s (Sep 20, 2021)

1 minute, 2 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 19, 2021)

1 hour, 7 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

1 hour, 5 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Punta Cana Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:09 am
Astro. Twilight5:09 am – 5:34 am
Nautical Twilight5:34 am – 6:00 am
Civil Twilight6:00 am – 6:22 am
Daylight6:22 am – 6:31 pm
Civil Twilight6:31 pm – 6:52 pm
Nautical Twilight6:52 pm – 7:18 pm
Astro. Twilight7:18 pm – 7:43 pm
Night7:43 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Punta Cana - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 206:22 am6:31 pm12:09:01−1:0212:26 pm (72.3°)93.340
Sep 216:22 am6:30 pm12:07:59−1:0212:26 pm (71.9°)93.315
Sep 226:22 am6:29 pm12:06:56−1:0212:25 pm (71.5°)93.289
Sep 236:22 am6:28 pm12:05:54−1:0212:25 pm (71.1°)93.263
Sep 246:22 am6:27 pm12:04:51−1:0212:25 pm (70.7°)93.237
Sep 256:22 am6:26 pm12:03:49−1:0212:24 pm (70.4°)93.212
Sep 266:23 am6:25 pm12:02:47−1:0212:24 pm (70.0°)93.186
* All times are local time for Punta Cana. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 3:21 pm in Punta Cana.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Punta Cana

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Punta Cana - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 20-5:57 am6:39 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 21-6:49 am7:14 pm12:42 am(67.3°)242,78199.8%
Sep 22-7:40 am7:49 pm1:25 am(73.1°)245,09998.3%
Sep 23-8:30 am8:24 pm2:07 am(78.7°)247,27394.8%
Sep 24-9:20 am9:00 pm2:50 am(84.0°)249,14389.5%
Sep 25-10:10 am9:39 pm3:33 am(88.6°)250,54282.8%
Sep 26-11:02 am10:20 pm4:19 am(87.5°)251,31774.9%
* All times are local time for Punta Cana. 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 Punta Cana This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Sep 20, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:10 amMon 7:40 pmMon 1:55 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 9:27 amMon 8:47 pmMon 3:07 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 6:47 amMon 6:49 pmMon 12:49 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterMon 4:36 pmTue 3:58 amMon 10:17 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 3:37 pmTue 2:46 amMon 9:12 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 9:00 pmMon 9:47 amMon 3:24 amAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 6:07 pmTue 5:58 amTue 12:03 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Punta Cana.

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