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 Monday, 26th of January of 2015, the sun rose in Placida (Gasparilla Sound) at 7:15 am and sunset will be at 6:07 pm. The moon rose in the east at an angle of 79º at 11:40 am.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 5:07 am and the next high tide will be at 5:10 pm. The only low tide of the day was at 11:09 am.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we have 10 hours and 52 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 12:41 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 20 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 63 (average). At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 57 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 53. The tide heights today are 0.7 ft, 0.3 ft and 1.3 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 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 5:45 am to 7:45 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 11:40 am to 12:40 pm, high activity minor period (moonrise)
from 6:15 pm to 8:15 pm, very high activity Major period (moon up)
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
There are 41 days left until the clocks change
End of summer time UTC-5
November 1, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
|5:07 am||high tide||( 0.7 ft. )|
|11:09 am||low tide||( 0.3 ft. )|
|5:10 pm||high tide||( 1.3 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 5:45 am to 7:45 am and from 6:15 pm to 8:15 pm.
from 11:40 am to 12:40 pm
Moon age: 6 days
Light: 37 %
|First Quarter Moon (0 days)
January 26, 2015 at 11:48 pm
|Full Moon (8 days)
February 3, 2015 at 6:09 pm
|Last Quarter Moon (16 days)
February 11, 2015 at 10:50 pm
|New Moon (23 days)
February 18, 2015 at 6:47 pm
|Lunar transit||6:15 pm|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 20 m|
|Duration of the sun||10 h 52 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon