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

Moon: 71.3%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Aug 16, 2022 at 6:39:38 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:32 am 73° East
Sunset Today: 7:50 pm 287° West
Moonrise Today: 10:56 pm 77° East
Moonset Today: 11:22 am 279° West
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 18 minutes (-1m 43s)
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Today's Sun Position in Las Cruces

Time:6:39 pm
Altitude:13.8°
Direction:277° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 18m 11s (Aug 16, 2022)

1 minute, 43 seconds shorter than yesterday (Aug 15, 2022)

3 hours, 16 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

58 minutes, 6 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Las Cruces Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:03 am
Astro. Twilight5:03 am – 5:35 am
Nautical Twilight5:35 am – 6:06 am
Civil Twilight6:06 am – 6:32 am
Daylight6:32 am – 7:50 pm
Civil Twilight7:50 pm – 8:15 pm
Nautical Twilight8:15 pm – 8:46 pm
Astro. Twilight8:46 pm – 9:18 pm
Night9:18 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Las Cruces - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 166:32 am7:50 pm13:18:11−1:431:11 pm (71.3°)94.124
Aug 176:32 am7:49 pm13:16:26−1:441:11 pm (70.9°)94.107
Aug 186:33 am7:48 pm13:14:40−1:451:10 pm (70.6°)94.090
Aug 196:33 am7:46 pm13:12:54−1:461:10 pm (70.3°)94.072
Aug 206:34 am7:45 pm13:11:07−1:471:10 pm (70.0°)94.054
Aug 216:35 am7:44 pm13:09:19−1:471:10 pm (69.6°)94.036
Aug 226:35 am7:43 pm13:07:31−1:481:09 pm (69.3°)94.017
* 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.

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Today's Moon in Las Cruces

Year 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Las Cruces - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 16-11:22 am10:56 pm4:50 am(63.7°)237,92276.6%
Aug 17-12:22 pm11:27 pm5:35 am(69.5°)241,70466.9%
Aug 18-1:22 pm-6:21 am(74.7°)245,10756.8%
Aug 1912:00 am2:21 pm-7:08 am(78.9°)247,92546.7%
Aug 2012:37 am3:19 pm-7:56 am(82.1°)250,02436.9%
Aug 211:19 am4:15 pm-8:46 am(84.1°)251,34527.7%
Aug 222:06 am5:07 pm-9:36 am(84.7°)251,89319.4%
* 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, Tue, Aug 16, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:32 amTue 8:57 pmTue 2:45 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 5:06 amTue 6:55 pmTue 12:01 pmFairly good visibility
MarsWed 12:18 amWed 2:00 pmWed 7:09 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 9:49 pmWed 10:02 amWed 3:56 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 7:41 pmWed 6:24 amWed 1:02 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 11:43 pmWed 1:16 pmWed 6:29 amAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 9:13 pmWed 9:00 amWed 3:07 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Las Cruces.

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