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

Moon: 93.2%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 6, 2015 at 10:33:32 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:38 AM 66° East
Sunset Today: 8:02 PM 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:38 PM 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 7:37 AM 245° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 24 minutes (+2m 30s)

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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

10:33 AM

Altitude

50.3°

Heading

123° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 24m 20s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 30s

Winter: +5h 31m

Summer: -1h 5m

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 – 3:40 AM
Astro. Twilight3:40 AM – 4:25 AM
Nautical Twilight4:25 AM – 5:05 AM
Civil Twilight5:05 AM – 5:38 AM
Daylight5:38 AM – 8:02 PM
Civil Twilight8:02 PM – 8:34 PM
Nautical Twilight8:34 PM – 9:15 PM
Astro. Twilight9:15 PM – 10:00 PM
Night10:00 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 65:38 AM8:02 PM14:24:20+2:3012:49 PM (62.5°)93.774
May 75:36 AM8:03 PM14:26:49+2:2912:49 PM (62.8°)93.797
May 85:35 AM8:04 PM14:29:16+2:2712:49 PM (63.1°)93.819
May 95:34 AM8:06 PM14:31:42+2:2512:49 PM (63.3°)93.842
May 105:33 AM8:07 PM14:34:05+2:2312:49 PM (63.6°)93.864
May 115:31 AM8:08 PM14:36:27+2:2112:49 PM (63.9°)93.886
May 125:30 AM8:09 PM14:38:46+2:1912:49 PM (64.1°)93.908
* All times are local time for Rapid City. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 2110:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 232:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 219:49 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 2015 Moon Phases

10:33 AM

Altitude

-30.5°

Heading

273° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

93.2%

Moon in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 6-7:37 AM10:38 PM2:40 AM(27.5°)240,81494.8%
May 7-8:28 AM11:31 PM3:33 AM(26.8°)238,63689.0%
May 8-9:25 AM-4:27 AM(27.1°)236,50281.1%
May 912:20 AM10:27 AM-5:21 AM(28.6°)234,43871.5%
May 101:03 AM11:33 AM-6:15 AM(31.1°)232,47960.6%
May 111:43 AM12:42 PM-7:09 AM(34.5°)230,69048.9%
May 122:20 AM1:52 PM-8:02 AM(38.7°)229,16937.1%
* All times are local time for Rapid City. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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