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Flag for USA Rapid City, SD, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 12.9%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Mar 1, 2017 at 1:32:04 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:29 am 99° East
Sunset Today: 5:41 pm 261° West


Moonrise Today: 8:19 am 84° East
Moonset Today: 9:28 pm 279° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 12 minutes (+3m)

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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

1:32 pm

Altitude

35.0°

Heading

207° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 12m 21s

Change since

Yesterday: +3m

Winter: +2h 19m

Summer: -4h 17m

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 – 4:53 am
Astro. Twilight4:53 am – 5:26 am
Nautical Twilight5:26 am – 6:00 am
Civil Twilight6:00 am – 6:29 am
Daylight6:29 am – 5:41 pm
Civil Twilight5:41 pm – 6:10 pm
Nautical Twilight6:10 pm – 6:44 pm
Astro. Twilight6:44 pm – 7:17 pm
Night7:17 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rapid City - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Mar 46:24 am5:45 pm11:21:24+3:0112:04 pm (39.8°)92.190
Mar 56:22 am5:46 pm11:24:26+3:0112:04 pm (40.2°)92.213
Mar 66:20 am5:48 pm11:27:28+3:0112:03 pm (40.6°)92.236
Mar 76:18 am5:49 pm11:30:30+3:0212:03 pm (41.0°)92.259
* 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

1:32 pm

Altitude

47.3°

Heading

152° SE

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

12.9%

Moon in Rapid City - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Mar 410:12 am--5:31 pm(62.0°)229,88444.9%
Mar 5-12:57 am10:59 am6:28 pm(63.8°)230,67956.7%
Mar 6-2:01 am11:52 am7:26 pm(64.4°)231,74968.1%
Mar 7-2:59 am12:51 pm8:22 pm(63.7°)233,07578.4%
* 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, Wed, Mar 1, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:30 amThu 5:18 pmThu 11:54 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 7:05 amWed 8:37 pmWed 1:51 pmFairly good visibility
MarsWed 8:03 amWed 9:22 pmWed 2:42 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 9:01 pmThu 8:09 amThu 2:35 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 2:26 amThu 11:27 amThu 6:56 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 8:02 amWed 9:09 pmWed 2:36 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 6:32 amThu 5:35 pmThu 12:03 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
* All times are local time for Rapid City.

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