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White Sands, NM, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 53.6%
Third Quarter

Current Time: Oct 20, 2019 at 11:08:09 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:12 am 102° East
Sunset Today: 6:26 pm 258° West


Moonrise Today: 11:50 pm 63° Northeast
Moonset Today: 1:30 pm 297° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 13 minutes (-1m 54s)

Location of White SandsLocation

Today's Sun Position in White Sands

Time:11:08 pm
Altitude:-57.7°
Direction:308° NW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 11h 13m 49s (Oct 20, 2019)

1 minute, 54 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 19, 2019)

1 hour, 14 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

3 hours, 6 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in White Sands Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:50 am
Astro. Twilight5:50 am – 6:18 am
Nautical Twilight6:18 am – 6:47 am
Civil Twilight6:47 am – 7:12 am
Daylight7:12 am – 6:26 pm
Civil Twilight6:26 pm – 6:51 pm
Nautical Twilight6:51 pm – 7:19 pm
Astro. Twilight7:19 pm – 7:48 pm
Night7:48 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in White Sands - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 207:12 am6:26 pm11:13:19−1:5412:49 pm (46.7°)92.561
Oct 217:13 am6:24 pm11:11:25−1:5412:49 pm (46.3°)92.535
Oct 227:14 am6:23 pm11:09:31−1:5312:49 pm (46.0°)92.510
Oct 237:15 am6:22 pm11:07:38−1:5312:49 pm (45.6°)92.485
Oct 247:15 am6:21 pm11:05:45−1:5212:49 pm (45.3°)92.460
Oct 257:16 am6:20 pm11:03:53−1:5112:48 pm (44.9°)92.435
Oct 267:17 am6:19 pm11:02:02−1:5112:48 pm (44.6°)92.410
* All times are local time for White Sands. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in White Sands

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in White Sands - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 20-1:30 pm11:50 pm6:11 am(79.9°)236,09161.2%
Oct 21-2:22 pm-7:08 am(78.9°)233,23349.9%
Oct 2212:53 am3:10 pm-8:05 am(76.4°)230,44938.3%
Oct 232:00 am3:54 pm-9:01 am(72.6°)227,94727.1%
Oct 243:09 am4:34 pm-9:55 am(67.7°)225,97517.0%
Oct 254:18 am5:12 pm-10:49 am(62.0°)224,7768.8%
Oct 265:27 am5:49 pm-11:42 am(55.9°)224,5523.1%
* All times are local time for White Sands. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in White Sands This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Oct 20, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 9:17 amMon 7:26 pmMon 2:22 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 8:41 amMon 7:18 pmMon 2:00 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 5:55 amMon 5:41 pmMon 11:48 amDifficult to see
JupiterMon 11:28 amMon 9:26 pmMon 4:27 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 1:12 pmSun 11:12 pmSun 6:12 pmAverage visibility
UranusMon 6:39 pmTue 7:49 amTue 1:14 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 4:33 pmMon 4:03 amSun 10:18 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for White Sands.

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