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

Moon: 22.1%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Jul 3, 2022 at 10:05:57 pm
Sunrise Today: 5:14 am 56° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:39 pm 304° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 9:25 am 68° East
Moonset Today: 11:43 pm 288° West
Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 24 minutes (-49s)
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Today's Sun Position in Rapid City

Time:10:05 pm
Altitude:-12.4°
Direction:320° NW
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 15h 24m 24s (Jul 3, 2022)

49 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 2, 2022)

6 hours, 31 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

5 minutes, 25 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rapid City Today

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Night12:00 am – 2:51 am
Astro. Twilight2:51 am – 3:51 am
Nautical Twilight3:51 am – 4:38 am
Civil Twilight4:38 am – 5:14 am
Daylight5:14 am – 8:39 pm
Civil Twilight8:39 pm – 9:15 pm
Nautical Twilight9:15 pm – 10:02 pm
Astro. Twilight10:02 pm – 11:01 pm
Night11:01 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rapid City - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 35:14 am8:39 pm15:24:24−0:4912:57 pm (68.8°)94.510
Jul 45:15 am8:39 pm15:23:30−0:5312:57 pm (68.7°)94.510
Jul 55:16 am8:38 pm15:22:32−0:5712:57 pm (68.7°)94.509
Jul 65:16 am8:38 pm15:21:31−1:0112:57 pm (68.6°)94.508
Jul 75:17 am8:37 pm15:20:25−1:0512:57 pm (68.4°)94.507
Jul 85:18 am8:37 pm15:19:16−1:0912:58 pm (68.3°)94.505
Jul 95:18 am8:37 pm15:18:03−1:1212:58 pm (68.2°)94.503
* All times are local time for Rapid City. 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 Rapid City

Year 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Rapid City - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 39:25 am11:43 pm-4:40 pm(59.7°)247,67020.2%
Jul 410:31 am--5:23 pm(54.4°)245,13429.0%
Jul 5-12:03 am11:37 am6:06 pm(48.6°)242,09438.9%
Jul 6-12:23 am12:44 pm6:50 pm(42.5°)238,63849.5%
Jul 7-12:43 am1:54 pm7:35 pm(36.3°)234,91960.5%
Jul 8-1:05 am3:08 pm8:24 pm(30.4°)231,16371.4%
Jul 9-1:30 am4:26 pm9:18 pm(25.1°)227,66681.5%
* All times are local time for Rapid City. 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 Rapid City This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jul 3, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:14 amMon 7:40 pmMon 11:57 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 3:20 amMon 6:25 pmMon 10:53 amGood visibility
MarsMon 1:14 amMon 2:35 pmMon 7:55 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 12:23 amMon 12:43 pmMon 6:33 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 10:47 pmMon 8:56 amMon 3:52 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 1:54 amMon 4:14 pmMon 9:04 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 11:57 pmMon 11:39 amMon 5:48 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Rapid City.

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