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Flag for U.S.A. Rapid City, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 12.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 21, 2014 at 2:04:33 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:03 AM 72° East
Sunset Today: 7:48 PM 287° West


Moonrise Today: 2:32 AM 65° Northeast
Moonset Today: 5:21 PM 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 44 minutes (-2m 47s)

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Today's Sun Position in Rapid City

The Sun's altitude in Rapid City 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

2:04 PM

Altitude

54.5°

Heading

210° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length
13h 44m 7s

-2m 47s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Rapid City today

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Day, night and twilight times in Rapid City 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 – 4:15 AM
Astro. Twilight4:15 AM – 4:55 AM
Nautical Twilight4:55 AM – 5:33 AM
Civil Twilight5:33 AM – 6:03 AM
Daylight6:03 AM – 7:48 PM
Civil Twilight7:48 PM – 8:18 PM
Nautical Twilight8:18 PM – 8:55 PM
Astro. Twilight8:55 PM – 9:36 PM
Night9:36 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 216:03 AM7:48 PM13:44:07−2:4712:56 PM (57.9°)94.036
Aug 226:05 AM7:46 PM13:41:18−2:4812:56 PM (57.5°)94.017
Aug 236:06 AM7:44 PM13:38:30−2:4812:55 PM (57.2°)93.998
Aug 246:07 AM7:43 PM13:35:40−2:4912:55 PM (56.9°)93.978
Aug 256:08 AM7:41 PM13:32:49−2:5012:55 PM (56.5°)93.958
Aug 266:09 AM7:39 PM13:29:58−2:5112:55 PM (56.2°)93.938
Aug 276:10 AM7:37 PM13:27:06−2:5112:54 PM (55.8°)93.917
* All times are in local Rapid City time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 214:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 228:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 214:03 PM
* All times are local Rapid City time.

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Today's moon in Rapid City

The Moon's path in Rapid City 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 2014 Moon Phases

2:04 PM

Altitude

32.7°

Heading

262° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

12.5%

Moon in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 212:32 AM5:21 PM-9:59 AM(62.5°)251,00213.6%
Aug 223:27 AM5:58 PM-10:45 AM(60.6°)252,0657.6%
Aug 234:23 AM6:31 PM-11:31 AM(58.1°)252,5663.3%
Aug 245:20 AM7:01 PM-12:15 PM(55.0°)252,5650.8%
Aug 256:18 AM7:30 PM-12:58 PM(51.4°)252,1140.1%
Aug 267:16 AM7:57 PM-1:40 PM(47.6°)251,2451.4%
Aug 278:15 AM8:24 PM-2:23 PM(43.7°)249,9664.6%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Rapid City time.

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