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

Moon: 75.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 28, 2015 at 7:05:28 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:15 AM 58° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:26 PM 302° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:30 PM 96° East
Moonset Today: 2:40 AM 267° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 10 minutes (+1m 36s)

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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

7:05 AM

Altitude

17.5°

Heading

77° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

15h 10m 15s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 36s

Winter: +6h 17m

Summer: -19m 37s

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 – 3:01 AM
Astro. Twilight3:01 AM – 3:55 AM
Nautical Twilight3:55 AM – 4:40 AM
Civil Twilight4:40 AM – 5:15 AM
Daylight5:15 AM – 8:26 PM
Civil Twilight8:26 PM – 9:01 PM
Nautical Twilight9:01 PM – 9:46 PM
Astro. Twilight9:46 PM – 10:41 PM
Night10:41 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 285:15 AM8:26 PM15:10:15+1:3612:50 PM (67.4°)94.200
May 295:15 AM8:26 PM15:11:47+1:3212:50 PM (67.6°)94.215
May 305:14 AM8:27 PM15:13:17+1:2912:50 PM (67.7°)94.230
May 315:13 AM8:28 PM15:14:43+1:2612:51 PM (67.9°)94.244
Jun 15:13 AM8:29 PM15:16:06+1:2212:51 PM (68.0°)94.259
Jun 25:12 AM8:30 PM15:17:25+1:1912:51 PM (68.1°)94.273
Jun 35:12 AM8:31 PM15:18:40+1:1412:51 PM (68.3°)94.286
* 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

7:05 AM

Altitude

-42.8°

Heading

321° NW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

75.6%

Moon in Rapid City - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 28-2:40 AM3:30 PM9:23 PM(40.0°)249,38880.4%
May 29-3:08 AM4:29 PM10:07 PM(36.3°)247,51987.6%
May 30-3:38 AM5:29 PM10:53 PM(32.9°)245,21593.5%
May 31-4:11 AM6:30 PM11:42 PM(30.1°)242,66697.6%
Jun 1-4:49 AM7:31 PM---
Jun 2-5:32 AM8:30 PM12:33 AM(28.0°)240,06599.7%
Jun 3-6:21 AM9:26 PM1:26 AM(26.8°)237,58799.4%
* 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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