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Moon: 23.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jun 29, 2016 at 11:10:05 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:03 AM 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:18 PM 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:09 AM 81° East
Moonset Today: 3:22 PM 282° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 14 minutes (-21s)

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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

11:10 PM

Altitude

-27.5°

Heading

329° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

14h 14m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: -21s

Winter: +4h 12m

Summer: -1m 43s

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 – 4:23 AM
Astro. Twilight4:23 AM – 5:00 AM
Nautical Twilight5:00 AM – 5:35 AM
Civil Twilight5:35 AM – 6:03 AM
Daylight6:03 AM – 8:18 PM
Civil Twilight8:18 PM – 8:46 PM
Nautical Twilight8:46 PM – 9:21 PM
Astro. Twilight9:21 PM – 9:58 PM
Night9:58 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Las Cruces - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 296:03 AM8:18 PM14:14:36−0:211:11 PM (80.9°)94.506
Jun 306:04 AM8:18 PM14:14:11−0:251:11 PM (80.8°)94.509
Jul 16:04 AM8:18 PM14:13:45−0:251:11 PM (80.7°)94.510
Jul 26:05 AM8:18 PM14:13:16−0:291:11 PM (80.6°)94.512
Jul 36:05 AM8:18 PM14:12:44−0:311:11 PM (80.6°)94.513
Jul 46:05 AM8:18 PM14:12:09−0:341:12 PM (80.5°)94.513
Jul 56:06 AM8:18 PM14:11:32−0:361:12 PM (80.4°)94.513
* 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

11:10 PM

Altitude

-39.1°

Heading

37° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

23.2%

Moon in Las Cruces - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 292:09 AM3:22 PM-8:42 AM(66.2°)228,26829.4%
Jun 302:52 AM4:27 PM-9:37 AM(70.2°)227,54119.0%
Jul 13:39 AM5:33 PM-10:34 AM(73.3°)227,47010.4%
Jul 24:31 AM6:36 PM-11:32 AM(75.3°)228,1654.2%
Jul 35:27 AM7:36 PM-12:31 PM(76.1°)229,6630.8%
Jul 46:25 AM8:31 PM-1:29 PM(75.5°)231,9090.3%
Jul 57:26 AM9:20 PM-2:25 PM(73.8°)234,7522.6%
* 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, Wed, Jun 29, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:28 AMThu 7:47 PMThu 12:38 PMDifficult to see
VenusThu 6:33 AMThu 8:46 PMThu 1:40 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 4:47 PMThu 2:58 AMWed 9:52 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 11:29 AMThu 12:05 AMWed 5:47 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 6:04 PMThu 4:20 AMWed 11:12 PMPerfect visibility
UranusThu 1:37 AMThu 2:25 PMThu 8:01 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 11:44 PMThu 11:08 AMThu 5:26 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Las Cruces.

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