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Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 67.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 17, 2018 at 3:30:19 am


Sunrise Today: 6:27 am 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:38 pm 246° West


Moonrise Today: 1:45 pm 86° East
Moonset Today: 1:27 am 271° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 10 minutes (-5s)

Location of Basse-TerreLocation

Today's Sun Position in Basse-Terre

Time:3:30 am
Altitude:-40.9°
Direction:107° E
Phase:Night

Day length today: 11h 10m 55s (Dec 17, 2018)

5 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 16, 2018)

11 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

1 hour, 53 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Basse-Terre Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:10 am
Astro. Twilight5:10 am – 5:37 am
Nautical Twilight5:37 am – 6:04 am
Civil Twilight6:04 am – 6:27 am
Daylight6:27 am – 5:38 pm
Civil Twilight5:38 pm – 6:01 pm
Nautical Twilight6:01 pm – 6:28 pm
Astro. Twilight6:28 pm – 6:55 pm
Night6:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Basse-Terre - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 176:27 am5:38 pm11:10:55−0:0512:03 pm (50.7°)91.470
Dec 186:28 am5:38 pm11:10:51−0:0412:03 pm (50.6°)91.462
Dec 196:28 am5:39 pm11:10:47−0:0312:04 pm (50.6°)91.454
Dec 206:29 am5:39 pm11:10:45−0:0212:04 pm (50.6°)91.447
Dec 216:29 am5:40 pm11:10:44< 1s12:05 pm (50.6°)91.440
Dec 226:30 am5:40 pm11:10:44< 1s12:05 pm (50.6°)91.434
Dec 236:30 am5:41 pm11:10:46+0:0112:06 pm (50.6°)91.428
* All times are local time for Basse-Terre. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 6:22 pm in Basse-Terre. In terms of daylight, this day is 1 hour, 54 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Basse-Terre

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Basse-Terre - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 17-1:27 am1:45 pm8:00 pm(78.6°)240,85274.1%
Dec 18-2:18 am2:25 pm8:47 pm(83.3°)237,03883.0%
Dec 19-3:11 am3:10 pm9:37 pm(87.8°)233,23090.5%
Dec 20-4:08 am3:58 pm10:32 pm(88.4°)229,76596.2%
Dec 21-5:08 am4:51 pm11:30 pm(85.7°)226,97399.4%
Dec 22-6:10 am5:50 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 23-7:14 am6:53 pm12:32 am(84.4°)225,12299.7%
* All times are local time for Basse-Terre. 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 Basse-Terre This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Dec 17, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:54 amMon 4:13 pmMon 10:34 amAverage visibility
VenusMon 3:09 amMon 2:46 pmMon 8:58 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 11:50 amMon 11:44 pmMon 5:47 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 5:14 amMon 4:26 pmMon 10:50 amAverage visibility
SaturnMon 7:29 amMon 6:38 pmMon 1:03 pmDifficult to see
UranusMon 1:54 pmTue 2:21 amMon 8:08 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 11:30 amMon 11:16 pmMon 5:23 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Basse-Terre.

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