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Moon: 1.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 25, 2017 at 2:15:36 am


Sunrise Today: 6:38 am 100° East
Sunset Today: 6:01 pm 260° West


Moonrise Today: 6:01 am 105° East
Moonset Today: 5:21 pm 257° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 22 minutes (+1m 55s)

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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

2:15 am

Altitude

-54.5°

Heading

55° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 22m 59s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 55s

Winter: +1h 21m

Summer: -2h 53m

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 – 5:17 am
Astro. Twilight5:17 am – 5:45 am
Nautical Twilight5:45 am – 6:14 am
Civil Twilight6:14 am – 6:38 am
Daylight6:38 am – 6:01 pm
Civil Twilight6:01 pm – 6:26 pm
Nautical Twilight6:26 pm – 6:55 pm
Astro. Twilight6:55 pm – 7:23 pm
Night7:23 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Las Cruces - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 256:38 am6:01 pm11:22:59+1:5512:20 pm (48.9°)92.034
Feb 266:37 am6:02 pm11:24:55+1:5512:19 pm (49.3°)92.056
Feb 276:36 am6:03 pm11:26:51+1:5612:19 pm (49.7°)92.078
Feb 286:35 am6:04 pm11:28:48+1:5612:19 pm (50.0°)92.100
Mar 16:34 am6:04 pm11:30:45+1:5712:19 pm (50.4°)92.122
Mar 26:33 am6:05 pm11:32:42+1:5712:19 pm (50.8°)92.145
Mar 36:31 am6:06 pm11:34:40+1:5712:18 pm (51.2°)92.167
* All times are local time for Las Cruces. 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

2:15 am

Altitude

-46.3°

Heading

75° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

1.8%

Moon in Las Cruces - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 256:01 am5:21 pm-11:39 am(45.0°)237,1860.9%
Feb 266:41 am6:22 pm-12:29 pm(48.9°)234,5500.0%
Feb 277:21 am7:25 pm-1:20 pm(53.4°)232,3791.9%
Feb 288:00 am8:29 pm-2:11 pm(58.1°)230,7786.4%
Mar 18:39 am9:33 pm-3:03 pm(62.9°)229,78113.4%
Mar 29:20 am10:38 pm-3:56 pm(67.3°)229,35322.6%
Mar 310:03 am11:43 pm-4:50 pm(71.1°)229,42033.3%
* All times are local time for Las Cruces. 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, Sat, Feb 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:26 amSat 5:22 pmSat 11:54 amDifficult to see
VenusSat 7:51 amSat 8:47 pmSat 2:19 pmFairly good visibility
MarsSat 8:38 amSat 9:25 pmSat 3:01 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 9:28 pmSat 8:53 amSat 3:10 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 2:26 amSat 12:32 pmSat 7:29 amAverage visiblity
UranusSat 8:43 amSat 9:27 pmSat 3:05 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 6:55 amSat 6:18 pmSat 12:36 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Las Cruces.

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