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

Moon: 0.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Nov 19, 2017 at 12:26:57 am


Sunrise Today: 6:53 am 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:22 pm 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 7:44 am 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:37 pm 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 28 minutes (-2m 6s)

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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

12:26 am

Altitude

-63.4°

Heading

26° NE

Position

Night

Day length

9h 28m 55s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 6s

Winter: +36m 11s

Summer: -6h

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 – 5:12 am
Astro. Twilight5:12 am – 5:46 am
Nautical Twilight5:46 am – 6:22 am
Civil Twilight6:22 am – 6:53 am
Daylight6:53 am – 4:22 pm
Civil Twilight4:22 pm – 4:54 pm
Nautical Twilight4:54 pm – 5:29 pm
Astro. Twilight5:29 pm – 6:03 pm
Night6:03 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rapid City - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
NovSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Nov 196:53 am4:22 pm9:28:55−2:0611:38 am (26.3°)91.858
Nov 206:55 am4:21 pm9:26:51−2:0311:38 am (26.1°)91.839
Nov 216:56 am4:21 pm9:24:50−2:0111:38 am (25.9°)91.821
Nov 226:57 am4:20 pm9:22:52−1:5811:39 am (25.7°)91.802
Nov 236:58 am4:19 pm9:20:57−1:5511:39 am (25.5°)91.784
Nov 247:00 am4:19 pm9:19:05−1:5211:39 am (25.3°)91.766
Nov 257:01 am4:18 pm9:17:16−1:4811:40 am (25.1°)91.748
* 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

12:26 am

Altitude

-62.9°

Heading

4° N

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

0.8%

Moon in Rapid City - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
NovMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Nov 197:44 am5:37 pm-12:42 pm(27.4°)251,3991.8%
Nov 208:39 am6:18 pm-1:30 pm(25.9°)252,1295.2%
Nov 219:31 am7:04 pm-2:18 pm(25.2°)252,35610.3%
Nov 2210:18 am7:54 pm-3:05 pm(25.5°)251,98216.8%
Nov 2311:01 am8:48 pm-3:53 pm(26.7°)250,92424.7%
Nov 2411:39 am9:45 pm-4:40 pm(28.8°)249,13233.6%
Nov 2512:14 pm10:45 pm-5:26 pm(31.7°)246,60543.3%
* 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, Sun, Nov 19, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:54 amSun 5:22 pmSun 1:08 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 5:47 amSun 3:51 pmSun 10:50 amFairly good visibility
MarsSun 3:23 amSun 2:43 pmSun 9:03 amAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 5:14 amSun 3:32 pmSun 10:23 amAverage visiblity
SaturnSun 9:12 amSun 6:10 pmSun 1:41 pmAverage visiblity
UranusSun 2:51 pmMon 4:08 amSun 9:30 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 1:18 pmMon 12:19 amSun 6:48 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Rapid City.

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