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Moon: 26.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 30, 2017 at 4:59:36 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:21 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 7:47 pm 288° West


Moonrise Today: 10:19 am 67° East


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 26 minutes (+1m 41s)

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Today's Sun Position in Las Cruces

The Sun's altitude in Las Cruces today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

4:59 pm

Altitude

34.2°

Heading

267° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 26m 15s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 41s

Winter: +3h 24m

Summer: -50m 1s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Las Cruces Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Las Cruces 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 – 4:51 am
Astro. Twilight4:51 am – 5:24 am
Nautical Twilight5:24 am – 5:55 am
Civil Twilight5:55 am – 6:21 am
Daylight6:21 am – 7:47 pm
Civil Twilight7:47 pm – 8:13 pm
Nautical Twilight8:13 pm – 8:44 pm
Astro. Twilight8:44 pm – 9:17 pm
Night9:17 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Las Cruces - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 306:21 am7:47 pm13:26:15+1:411:04 pm (72.7°)93.652
May 16:20 am7:48 pm13:27:55+1:401:04 pm (73.0°)93.675
May 26:19 am7:49 pm13:29:35+1:401:04 pm (73.3°)93.698
May 36:18 am7:49 pm13:31:14+1:381:03 pm (73.6°)93.720
May 46:17 am7:50 pm13:32:52+1:371:03 pm (73.9°)93.743
May 56:16 am7:51 pm13:34:29+1:361:03 pm (74.2°)93.765
May 66:15 am7:51 pm13:36:04+1:351:03 pm (74.4°)93.787
* All times are local time for Las Cruces. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2010:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 222:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 219:28 am
* All times are local Las Cruces time.

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Today's Moon in Las Cruces

The Moon's path in Las Cruces 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 2017 Moon Phases

4:59 pm

Altitude

75.4°

Heading

155° S

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

26.7%

Moon in Las Cruces - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 3010:19 am--5:26 pm(76.5°)228,44226.9%
May 1-12:31 am11:20 am6:23 pm(75.4°)231,50438.0%
May 2-1:24 am12:21 pm7:18 pm(73.1°)234,76649.5%
May 3-2:11 am1:22 pm8:10 pm(69.9°)237,99660.5%
May 4-2:52 am2:21 pm8:58 pm(66.1°)241,02670.8%
May 5-3:30 am3:19 pm9:45 pm(62.0°)243,75379.9%
May 6-4:05 am4:15 pm10:30 pm(57.8°)246,12787.4%
* All times are local time for Las Cruces. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Apr 30, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:41 amSun 6:27 pmSun 12:04 pmVery difficult to see
VenusMon 4:25 amMon 4:38 pmMon 10:31 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 7:47 amSun 9:51 pmSun 2:49 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSun 5:39 pmMon 5:18 amSun 11:29 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 11:14 pmMon 9:20 amMon 4:17 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 5:41 amSun 6:32 pmSun 12:06 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneMon 3:45 amMon 3:12 pmMon 9:29 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Las Cruces.

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