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

Moon: 81.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 2, 2015 at 5:13:58 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:17 AM 78° East
Sunset Today: 7:27 PM 282° West


Moonrise Today: 9:59 PM 73° East
Moonset Today: 11:01 AM 284° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 10 minutes (-2m 55s)

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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

5:13 AM

Altitude

-11.6°

Heading

67° E

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

13h 10m 25s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 55s

Winter: +4h 17m

Summer: -2h 19m

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 – 4:34 AM
Astro. Twilight4:34 AM – 5:11 AM
Nautical Twilight5:11 AM – 5:47 AM
Civil Twilight5:47 AM – 6:17 AM
Daylight6:17 AM – 7:27 PM
Civil Twilight7:27 PM – 7:57 PM
Nautical Twilight7:57 PM – 8:33 PM
Astro. Twilight8:33 PM – 9:10 PM
Night9:10 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 26:17 AM7:27 PM13:10:25−2:5512:53 PM (53.8°)93.786
Sep 36:18 AM7:26 PM13:07:29−2:5512:52 PM (53.4°)93.764
Sep 46:19 AM7:24 PM13:04:33−2:5612:52 PM (53.0°)93.742
Sep 56:20 AM7:22 PM13:01:36−2:5612:52 PM (52.6°)93.719
Sep 66:21 AM7:20 PM12:58:39−2:5712:51 PM (52.3°)93.697
Sep 76:23 AM7:18 PM12:55:42−2:5712:51 PM (51.9°)93.674
Sep 86:24 AM7:17 PM12:52:44−2:5712:51 PM (51.5°)93.651
* 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

5:13 AM

Altitude

51.9°

Heading

207° SW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

81.1%

Moon in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 2-11:01 AM9:59 PM4:06 AM(54.6°)226,67681.5%
Sep 3-12:11 PM10:40 PM5:01 AM(58.4°)229,72771.3%
Sep 4-1:17 PM11:25 PM5:55 AM(61.2°)233,14960.1%
Sep 5-2:17 PM-6:49 AM(63.0°)236,65548.8%
Sep 612:14 AM3:12 PM-7:43 AM(63.7°)240,01437.9%
Sep 71:06 AM4:00 PM-8:34 AM(63.3°)243,06527.9%
Sep 82:02 AM4:42 PM-9:24 AM(62.0°)245,71519.0%
* 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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