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

Moon: 5.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Oct 21, 2014 at 6:11:10 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:15 AM 104° East
Sunset Today: 5:59 PM 256° West


Moonrise Today: 4:57 AM 92° East
Moonset Today: 4:58 PM 265° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 43 minutes (-2m 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

6:11 AM

Altitude

-12.0°

Heading

93° E

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length
10h 43m 49s

-2m 52s shorter

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 – 5:39 AM
Astro. Twilight5:39 AM – 6:12 AM
Nautical Twilight6:12 AM – 6:46 AM
Civil Twilight6:46 AM – 7:15 AM
Daylight7:15 AM – 5:59 PM
Civil Twilight5:59 PM – 6:28 PM
Nautical Twilight6:28 PM – 7:02 PM
Astro. Twilight7:02 PM – 7:35 PM
Night7:35 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 217:15 AM5:59 PM10:43:49−2:5212:37 PM (35.1°)92.536
Oct 227:17 AM5:57 PM10:40:57−2:5212:37 PM (34.7°)92.511
Oct 237:18 AM5:56 PM10:38:05−2:5112:37 PM (34.4°)92.485
Oct 247:19 AM5:54 PM10:35:15−2:5012:37 PM (34.0°)92.460
Oct 257:20 AM5:53 PM10:32:26−2:4912:37 PM (33.7°)92.434
Oct 267:22 AM5:51 PM10:29:37−2:4812:37 PM (33.3°)92.409
Oct 277:23 AM5:50 PM10:26:49−2:4712:37 PM (33.0°)92.383
* All times are in local Rapid City time.

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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.

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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 2014 Moon Phases

6:11 AM

Altitude

12.1°

Heading

105° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

5.7%

Moon in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Oct 214:57 AM4:58 PM-11:01 AM(42.5°)247,9224.8%
Oct 225:57 AM5:27 PM-11:46 AM(38.5°)245,8581.4%
Oct 236:59 AM5:59 PM-12:32 PM(34.8°)243,6290.0%
Oct 248:01 AM6:34 PM-1:21 PM(31.6°)241,3650.9%
Oct 259:04 AM7:15 PM-2:11 PM(28.9°)239,1644.1%
Oct 2610:06 AM8:01 PM-3:04 PM(27.2°)237,0929.6%
Oct 2711:05 AM8:53 PM-3:59 PM(26.5°)235,18217.2%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Rapid City time.

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