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

Moon: 87.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 4, 2015 at 10:42:21 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:15 AM 56° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:39 PM 304° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:24 PM 105° East
Moonset Today: 8:21 AM 252° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 23 minutes (-52s)

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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

10:42 PM

Altitude

-16.3°

Heading

328° NW

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

15h 23m 49s

Change since

Yesterday: -52s

Winter: +6h 31m

Summer: -6m 2s

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 – 2:53 AM
Astro. Twilight2:53 AM – 3:52 AM
Nautical Twilight3:52 AM – 4:39 AM
Civil Twilight4:39 AM – 5:15 AM
Daylight5:15 AM – 8:39 PM
Civil Twilight8:39 PM – 9:15 PM
Nautical Twilight9:15 PM – 10:02 PM
Astro. Twilight10:02 PM – 11:01 PM
Night11:01 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 45:15 AM8:39 PM15:23:49−0:5212:57 PM (68.8°)94.506
Jul 55:16 AM8:39 PM15:22:53−0:5612:57 PM (68.7°)94.506
Jul 65:17 AM8:38 PM15:21:53−1:0012:58 PM (68.6°)94.507
Jul 75:17 AM8:38 PM15:20:48−1:0412:58 PM (68.5°)94.506
Jul 85:18 AM8:38 PM15:19:40−1:0812:58 PM (68.4°)94.506
Jul 95:19 AM8:37 PM15:18:28−1:1112:58 PM (68.2°)94.505
Jul 105:19 AM8:37 PM15:17:13−1:1512:58 PM (68.1°)94.503
* 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

10:42 PM

Altitude

2.5°

Heading

108° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

87.6%

Moon in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 4-8:21 AM10:24 PM2:59 AM(31.8°)228,72893.1%
Jul 5-9:32 AM11:01 PM3:54 AM(35.6°)228,14385.8%
Jul 6-10:44 AM11:35 PM4:48 AM(40.0°)228,22776.4%
Jul 7-11:55 AM-5:41 AM(44.7°)228,87465.6%
Jul 812:09 AM1:06 PM-6:33 AM(49.3°)229,96153.9%
Jul 912:43 AM2:15 PM-7:24 AM(53.7°)231,37542.1%
Jul 101:19 AM3:23 PM-8:17 AM(57.6°)233,02830.9%
* 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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