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Moon: 0.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 25, 2017 at 11:13:03 am


Sunrise Today: 6:35 am 102° East
Sunset Today: 5:36 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 6:04 am 108° East
Moonset Today: 4:50 pm 254° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours (+2m 58s)

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Today's Sun Position in Rapid City

The Sun's altitude in Rapid City 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

11:13 am

Altitude

35.8°

Heading

164° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 24s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 58s

Winter: +2h 7m

Summer: -4h 29m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rapid City Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Rapid City 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 – 4:59 am
Astro. Twilight4:59 am – 5:33 am
Nautical Twilight5:33 am – 6:06 am
Civil Twilight6:06 am – 6:35 am
Daylight6:35 am – 5:36 pm
Civil Twilight5:36 pm – 6:05 pm
Nautical Twilight6:05 pm – 6:39 pm
Astro. Twilight6:39 pm – 7:12 pm
Night7:12 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rapid City - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 256:35 am5:36 pm11:00:24+2:5812:05 pm (37.2°)92.034
Feb 266:34 am5:37 pm11:03:22+2:5812:05 pm (37.5°)92.056
Feb 276:32 am5:39 pm11:06:22+2:5912:05 pm (37.9°)92.078
Feb 286:30 am5:40 pm11:09:21+2:5912:05 pm (38.3°)92.100
Mar 16:29 am5:41 pm11:12:21+3:0012:05 pm (38.7°)92.122
Mar 26:27 am5:42 pm11:15:22+3:0012:04 pm (39.0°)92.145
Mar 36:25 am5:44 pm11:18:23+3:0012:04 pm (39.4°)92.167
* All times are local time for Rapid City. 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 Rapid City time.

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Today's Moon in Rapid City

The Moon's path in Rapid City 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

11:13 am

Altitude

33.0°

Heading

177° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

0.9%

Moon in Rapid City - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 256:04 am4:50 pm-11:24 am(33.1°)237,2140.9%
Feb 266:40 am5:57 pm-12:15 pm(37.0°)234,5740.0%
Feb 277:13 am7:06 pm-1:05 pm(41.4°)232,3971.9%
Feb 287:46 am8:17 pm-1:56 pm(46.1°)230,7916.3%
Mar 18:19 am9:28 pm-2:48 pm(50.9°)229,78813.4%
Mar 28:53 am10:39 pm-3:41 pm(55.3°)229,35522.5%
Mar 39:30 am11:49 pm-4:35 pm(59.1°)229,41733.2%
* All times are local time for Rapid City. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Rapid City This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Feb 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:30 amSat 4:50 pmSat 11:39 amDifficult to see
VenusSat 7:22 amSat 8:48 pmSat 2:05 pmFairly good visibility
MarsSat 8:12 amSat 9:22 pmSat 2:47 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 9:19 pmSun 8:26 amSun 2:52 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 2:44 amSat 11:45 amSat 7:15 amAverage visiblity
UranusSat 8:17 amSat 9:24 pmSat 2:51 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 6:51 amSat 5:53 pmSat 12:22 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Rapid City.

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