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

Moon: 50.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 25, 2015 at 7:56:12 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:54 AM 71° East
Sunset Today: 7:49 PM 290° West


Moonrise Today: 11:54 AM 69° East
Moonset Today: 1:37 AM 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 55 minutes (+2m 46s)

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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

7:56 PM

Altitude

-1.2°

Heading

291° NW

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

13h 55m 19s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 46s

Winter: +5h 2m

Summer: -1h 34m

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 – 4:03 AM
Astro. Twilight4:03 AM – 4:45 AM
Nautical Twilight4:45 AM – 5:23 AM
Civil Twilight5:23 AM – 5:54 AM
Daylight5:54 AM – 7:49 PM
Civil Twilight7:49 PM – 8:20 PM
Nautical Twilight8:20 PM – 8:58 PM
Astro. Twilight8:58 PM – 9:40 PM
Night9:40 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 255:54 AM7:49 PM13:55:19+2:4612:51 PM (59.2°)93.516
Apr 265:52 AM7:50 PM13:58:05+2:4512:51 PM (59.5°)93.540
Apr 275:51 AM7:51 PM14:00:48+2:4312:51 PM (59.8°)93.564
Apr 285:49 AM7:53 PM14:03:31+2:4212:50 PM (60.2°)93.588
Apr 295:48 AM7:54 PM14:06:13+2:4112:50 PM (60.5°)93.612
Apr 305:46 AM7:55 PM14:08:53+2:4012:50 PM (60.8°)93.635
May 15:45 AM7:56 PM14:11:31+2:3812:50 PM (61.1°)93.659
* 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

7:56 PM

Altitude

57.9°

Heading

202° SW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

50.9%

Moon in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Apr 25-1:37 AM11:54 AM7:07 PM(59.2°)248,14350.6%
Apr 26-2:13 AM12:52 PM7:52 PM(56.4°)250,13060.5%
Apr 27-2:46 AM1:49 PM8:36 PM(53.1°)251,32269.8%
Apr 28-3:15 AM2:47 PM9:19 PM(49.6°)251,72078.3%
Apr 29-3:43 AM3:44 PM10:01 PM(45.8°)251,38585.7%
Apr 30-4:11 AM4:42 PM10:44 PM(41.9°)250,42691.9%
May 1-4:38 AM5:41 PM11:28 PM(38.2°)248,97696.4%
* 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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