Home > Sun & Moon > Rapid City

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

Moon: 48.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Oct 1, 2014 at 10:29:07 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:51 AM 94° East
Sunset Today: 6:34 PM 266° West


Moonrise Today: 2:02 PM 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:59 PM 245° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 42 minutes (-3m)

Location of Rapid CityLocation

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

10:29 AM

Altitude

34.1°

Heading

139° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length
11h 42m 55s

-3m shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Rapid City today

12 AM
2 AM
4 AM
6 AM
8 AM
10 AM
12 PM
2 PM
4 PM
6 PM
8 PM
10 PM

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 – 5:14 AM
Astro. Twilight5:14 AM – 5:48 AM
Nautical Twilight5:48 AM – 6:22 AM
Civil Twilight6:22 AM – 6:51 AM
Daylight6:51 AM – 6:34 PM
Civil Twilight6:34 PM – 7:02 PM
Nautical Twilight7:02 PM – 7:36 PM
Astro. Twilight7:36 PM – 8:10 PM
Night8:10 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 16:51 AM6:34 PM11:42:55−3:0012:42 PM (42.6°)93.062
Oct 26:52 AM6:32 PM11:39:55−3:0012:42 PM (42.2°)93.035
Oct 36:53 AM6:30 PM11:36:55−3:0012:42 PM (41.8°)93.007
Oct 46:54 AM6:28 PM11:33:55−2:5912:42 PM (41.4°)92.980
Oct 56:55 AM6:26 PM11:30:55−2:5912:41 PM (41.0°)92.953
Oct 66:57 AM6:25 PM11:27:56−2:5912:41 PM (40.6°)92.926
Oct 76:58 AM6:23 PM11:24:56−2:5912:41 PM (40.3°)92.899
* All times are in local Rapid City time.

See full month's Sun

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.

Sun articles

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

10:29 AM

Altitude

-36.4°

Heading

81° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

48.7%

Moon in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Oct 12:02 PM11:59 PM-6:59 PM(27.3°)231,88452.7%
Oct 22:50 PM--7:55 PM(29.2°)229,45164.3%
Oct 3-1:05 AM3:34 PM8:52 PM(32.3°)227,39075.4%
Oct 4-2:16 AM4:14 PM9:47 PM(36.2°)225,92685.1%
Oct 5-3:29 AM4:51 PM10:42 PM(40.8°)225,26892.8%
Oct 6-4:43 AM5:26 PM11:36 PM(45.6°)225,57197.9%
Oct 7-5:57 AM6:01 PM---
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Rapid City time.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon Articles