Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Placida (Gasparilla Sound). 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 Placida (Gasparilla Sound) ...
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Today Saturday, 5th of September of 2015, the sun rose in Placida (Gasparilla Sound) at 7:10 am and sunset will be at 7:44 pm. The moon rose in the east (71º) at 12:32 am and will set in the west (290º) at 2:12 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 5:37 am and the next high tide will be at 9:23 pm. The only low tide of the day will be at 2:17 pm.
The lunar phase is a Last Quarter Moon. Today we have 12 hours and 34 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 1:27 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 13 hours and 40 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 45 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 44. The tide heights today are 1.6 ft, 0.3 ft and 1.0 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Placida (Gasparilla Sound) which is of 2.0 ft and a minimum height of -0.7 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Placida (Gasparilla Sound) tells us that today is an average day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is average. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:
Tide timetable for Placida (Gasparilla Sound). The times are generated in local time in Florida (Gulf Coast) 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 Placida (Gasparilla Sound) 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).
33946 Placida (Gasparilla Sound)
Start of summer time UTC-4
March 8, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
End of summer time UTC-5
November 1, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
There are 57 days left until the clocks change
|5:37 am||high tide||( 1.6 ft. )|
|2:17 pm||low tide||( 0.3 ft. )|
|9:23 pm||high tide||( 1.0 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 7:22 am to 9:22 am and from 7:47 pm to 9:47 pm.
from 12:32 am to 1:32 am and from 2:12 pm to 3:12 pm.
Last Quarter Moon
Moon age: 22 days
Light: 55 %
|New Moon (8 days)
September 13, 2015 at 2:41 am
Partial Solar Eclipse
|First Quarter Moon (16 days)
September 21, 2015 at 4:59 am
|Full Moon (23 days)
September 27, 2015 at 10:50 pm
Total Lunar Eclipse
|Last Quarter Moon (29 days)
October 4, 2015 at 5:06 pm
|Lunar transit||7:22 am|
|Duration of the moon||13 h 40 m|
|Duration of the sun||12 h 34 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon