Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Elbow Cay (Cay Sal Bank). Find out the forecast for high tides and low tides before setting out to fish, and other fishing-related data such as the lunar phase, tidal coefficient, sun and moon rising and setting times, hours of maximum fish activity, weather conditions in Elbow Cay (Cay Sal Bank) ...
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Today Wednesday, 1st of October of 2014, the sun rose in Elbow Cay (Cay Sal Bank) at 7:14 am and sunset will be at 7:09 pm. The moon set at 12:07 am at 250º southwest. Then, the moon rose at 110º southeast at 1:46 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 2:31 am and the next high tide at 3:08 pm. The first low tide was at 8:46 am and the next low tide will be at 9:44 pm.
The lunar phase is a First Quarter Moon. Today we have 11 hours and 55 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 1:11 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 10 hours and 21 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 49, a low value, which means that the range (difference between high tide and low tide) will be lower than on other occasions and the currents will also be small. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 48 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 50. The tide heights today are 2.3 ft, 0.7 ft, 2.6 ft and 0.7 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Elbow Cay (Cay Sal Bank) which is of 3.3 ft and a minimum height of -1.0 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Elbow Cay (Cay Sal Bank) tells us that today is a good day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is high. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:
| from 12:07 am to 1:07 am, high activity minor period (moonset)
from 6:56 am to 8:56 am, very high activity Major period (moon down). This period of high activity coincides with sunrise; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 1:46 pm to 2:46 pm, high activity minor period (moonrise)
from 7:25 pm to 9:25 pm, very high activity Major period (moon up)
Tide timetable for Elbow Cay (Cay Sal Bank). The times are generated in local time in Bahamas and the daylight saving time change is calculated automatically, so you don't need to add or subtract anything. You will also have the lunar phase, sunrise and sunset times, the tidal coefficient and the average fish activity forecast for each day according to the solunar tables:
[ 0 low activity ] , [ average activity ] , [ high activity ] , [ very high activity ]
NOTE: The times reflected in the tide table for Elbow Cay (Cay Sal Bank) are tide forecasts only valid as references for sport fishing. They shouldn't be used as a guide for navigation. The heights are expressed in feet referenced to Mean Lower Low Water (MLLW).
MLLW is the average of the lower low water height of each tidal day observed over the official time segment over which tide observations are taken and reduced to obtain mean value (Tidal Datum Epoch).
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Start of summer time UTC-4
March 9, 2014 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
End of summer time UTC-5
November 2, 2014 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
There are 31 days left until the clocks change
|2:31 am||high tide||( 2.3 ft. )|
|8:46 am||low tide||( 0.7 ft. )|
|3:08 pm||high tide||( 2.6 ft. )|
|9:44 pm||low tide||( 0.7 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 6:56 am to 8:56 am and from 7:25 pm to 9:25 pm.
from 12:07 am to 1:07 am and from 1:46 pm to 2:46 pm.
First Quarter Moon
Moon age: 6 days
Light: 40 %
|Full Moon (7 days)
October 8, 2014 at 6:51 am
Total Lunar Eclipse
|Last Quarter Moon (14 days)
October 15, 2014 at 3:12 pm
|New Moon (22 days)
October 23, 2014 at 5:57 pm
Partial Solar Eclipse
|First Quarter Moon (29 days)
October 30, 2014 at 10:48 pm
|Lunar transit||7:25 pm|
|Duration of the moon||10 h 21 m|
|Duration of the sun||11 h 55 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon