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Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 82.1%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 18, 2018 at 5:07:15 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:16 am 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:06 pm 245° West


Moonrise Today: 2:01 pm 81° East
Moonset Today: 1:59 am 276° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 49 minutes (-6s)

Location of Cockburn TownLocation

Today's Sun Position in Cockburn Town

Time:5:07 pm
Altitude:-0.4°
Direction:245° W
Phase:Civil Twilight

Day length today: 10h 49m 48s (Dec 18, 2018)

6 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 17, 2018)

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

2 hours, 36 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cockburn Town Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:56 am
Astro. Twilight4:56 am – 5:24 am
Nautical Twilight5:24 am – 5:52 am
Civil Twilight5:52 am – 6:16 am
Daylight6:16 am – 5:06 pm
Civil Twilight5:06 pm – 5:30 pm
Nautical Twilight5:30 pm – 5:58 pm
Astro. Twilight5:58 pm – 6:25 pm
Night6:25 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Cockburn Town - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 186:16 am5:06 pm10:49:48−0:0611:41 am (45.2°)91.461
Dec 196:16 am5:06 pm10:49:43−0:0411:41 am (45.1°)91.454
Dec 206:17 am5:07 pm10:49:40−0:0211:42 am (45.1°)91.446
Dec 216:17 am5:07 pm10:49:39−0:0111:42 am (45.1°)91.440
Dec 226:18 am5:08 pm10:49:40< 1s11:43 am (45.1°)91.434
Dec 236:18 am5:08 pm10:49:42+0:0211:43 am (45.1°)91.428
Dec 246:19 am5:09 pm10:49:46+0:0311:44 am (45.1°)91.423
* All times are local time for Cockburn Town. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 5:22 pm in Cockburn Town. In terms of daylight, this day is 2 hours, 37 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 Cockburn Town

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Cockburn Town - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 18-1:59 am2:01 pm8:26 pm(77.9°)236,93783.2%
Dec 19-2:55 am2:43 pm9:16 pm(82.3°)233,13390.7%
Dec 20-3:54 am3:29 pm10:11 pm(86.1°)229,68296.4%
Dec 21-4:56 am4:21 pm11:09 pm(88.8°)226,91199.5%
Dec 22-5:59 am5:19 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 23-7:03 am6:22 pm12:11 am(90.0°)225,08899.7%
Dec 24-8:04 am7:27 pm1:14 am(89.6°)224,36596.7%
* All times are local time for Cockburn Town. 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 Cockburn Town This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Dec 18, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:43 amWed 3:43 pmWed 10:13 amAverage visibility
VenusWed 2:51 amWed 2:16 pmWed 8:34 amGreat visibility
MarsTue 11:27 amTue 11:19 pmTue 5:23 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 4:55 amWed 3:48 pmWed 10:21 amAverage visibility
SaturnTue 7:13 amTue 6:02 pmTue 12:37 pmDifficult to see
UranusTue 1:23 pmWed 2:00 amTue 7:41 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 11:06 amTue 10:46 pmTue 4:56 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Cockburn Town.

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