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Las Cruces, NM, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 98.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jun 16, 2019 at 2:52:06 am


Sunrise Today: 5:59 am 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:15 pm 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 7:50 pm 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:30 am 246° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 15 minutes (+14s)

Location of Las CrucesLocation

Today's Sun Position in Las Cruces

Time:2:52 am
Altitude:-29.0°
Direction:27° NE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 14h 15m 46s (Jun 16, 2019)

14 seconds longer than yesterday (Jun 15, 2019)

4 hours, 13 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

30 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Las Cruces Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:19 am
Astro. Twilight4:19 am – 4:56 am
Nautical Twilight4:56 am – 5:31 am
Civil Twilight5:31 am – 5:59 am
Daylight5:59 am – 8:15 pm
Civil Twilight8:15 pm – 8:44 pm
Nautical Twilight8:44 pm – 9:18 pm
Astro. Twilight9:18 pm – 9:56 pm
Night9:56 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Las Cruces - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 165:59 am8:15 pm14:15:46+0:141:07 pm (81.0°)94.430
Jun 176:00 am8:16 pm14:15:57+0:111:08 pm (81.1°)94.438
Jun 186:00 am8:16 pm14:16:06+0:081:08 pm (81.1°)94.445
Jun 196:00 am8:16 pm14:16:12+0:061:08 pm (81.1°)94.453
Jun 206:00 am8:16 pm14:16:16+0:031:08 pm (81.1°)94.460
Jun 216:00 am8:17 pm14:16:17< 1s1:08 pm (81.1°)94.467
Jun 226:01 am8:17 pm14:16:15−0:011:09 pm (81.1°)94.473
* All times are local time for Las Cruces. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

June Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Friday, June 21, 2019 at 9:54 am in Las Cruces. In terms of daylight, this day is 4 hours, 14 minutes longer than on December Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Las Cruces

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Las Cruces - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 16-5:30 am7:50 pm12:12 am(37.8°)239,58998.6%
Jun 17-6:17 am8:47 pm1:05 am(35.6°)241,927100.0%
Jun 18-7:07 am9:39 pm1:57 am(34.6°)244,30099.0%
Jun 19-8:01 am10:26 pm2:49 am(34.9°)246,56995.9%
Jun 20-8:55 am11:08 pm3:40 am(36.3°)248,57090.9%
Jun 21-9:51 am11:45 pm4:28 am(38.6°)250,13584.4%
Jun 22-10:45 am-5:13 am(41.8°)251,10776.7%
* All times are local time for Las Cruces. 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 Las Cruces This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jun 16, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:43 amSun 9:59 pmSun 2:51 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 4:59 amSun 6:59 pmSun 11:59 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 7:51 amSun 10:01 pmSun 2:56 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSun 7:35 pmMon 5:38 amMon 12:36 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 9:47 pmSun 7:54 amSun 2:51 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 3:06 amSun 4:16 pmSun 9:41 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 1:01 amSun 12:37 pmSun 6:49 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Las Cruces.

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