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Moon: 51.3%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 29, 2016 at 3:45:37 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:02 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:08 PM 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:29 AM 100° East
Moonset Today: 1:14 PM 262° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 5 minutes (+56s)

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Today's Sun Position in Las Cruces

The Sun's altitude in Las Cruces today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

3:45 AM

Altitude

-23.7°

Heading

41° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

14h 5m 51s

Change since

Yesterday: +56s

Winter: +4h 4m

Summer: -10m 28s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Las Cruces Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Las Cruces today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 AM – 4:24 AM
Astro. Twilight4:24 AM – 5:00 AM
Nautical Twilight5:00 AM – 5:34 AM
Civil Twilight5:34 AM – 6:02 AM
Daylight6:02 AM – 8:08 PM
Civil Twilight8:08 PM – 8:36 PM
Nautical Twilight8:36 PM – 9:09 PM
Astro. Twilight9:09 PM – 9:46 PM
Night9:46 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Las Cruces - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 296:02 AM8:08 PM14:05:51+0:561:05 PM (79.5°)94.232
May 306:02 AM8:08 PM14:06:45+0:531:05 PM (79.6°)94.247
May 316:01 AM8:09 PM14:07:37+0:511:05 PM (79.7°)94.262
Jun 16:01 AM8:09 PM14:08:26+0:491:05 PM (79.9°)94.277
Jun 26:01 AM8:10 PM14:09:13+0:471:05 PM (80.0°)94.291
Jun 36:01 AM8:10 PM14:09:59+0:451:05 PM (80.1°)94.305
Jun 46:00 AM8:11 PM14:10:41+0:421:06 PM (80.2°)94.318
* All times are local time for Las Cruces. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 1910:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 204:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 228:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 213:44 AM
* All times are local Las Cruces time.

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Today's Moon in Las Cruces

The Moon's path in Las Cruces today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2016 Moon Phases

3:45 AM

Altitude

25.7°

Heading

120° SE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

51.3%

Moon in Las Cruces - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 291:29 AM1:14 PM-7:19 AM(49.7°)233,22549.6%
May 302:09 AM2:17 PM-8:10 AM(54.1°)230,40938.1%
May 312:48 AM3:22 PM-9:02 AM(58.9°)227,88326.9%
Jun 13:29 AM4:28 PM-9:56 AM(63.6°)225,89116.8%
Jun 24:12 AM5:36 PM-10:51 AM(68.0°)224,6778.6%
Jun 34:59 AM6:44 PM-11:49 AM(71.8°)224,4433.0%
Jun 45:50 AM7:50 PM-12:48 PM(74.4°)225,2940.4%
* All times are local time for Las Cruces. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Las Cruces This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, May 29, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:00 AMSun 6:12 PMSun 11:36 AMSlightly difficult
VenusSun 5:56 AMSun 7:56 PMSun 12:56 PMSlightly difficult
MarsSun 7:16 PMMon 5:25 AMMon 12:20 AMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 1:17 PMMon 1:59 AMSun 7:38 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 8:20 PMSun 6:34 AMSun 1:27 AMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 3:40 AMSun 4:26 PMSun 10:03 AMDifficult
NeptuneSun 1:50 AMSun 1:14 PMSun 7:32 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Las Cruces.

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