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

Moon: 33.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jun 26, 2019 at 10:30:33 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:11 am 56° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:40 pm 304° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:35 am 89° East
Moonset Today: 2:12 pm 275° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 28 minutes (-19s)

Location of Rapid CityLocation

Today's Sun Position in Rapid City

Time:10:30 pm
Altitude:-14.8°
Direction:326° NW
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 15h 28m 52s (Jun 26, 2019)

19 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jun 25, 2019)

6 hours, 36 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

56 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rapid City Today

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Night12:00 am – 2:45 am
Astro. Twilight2:45 am – 3:46 am
Nautical Twilight3:46 am – 4:34 am
Civil Twilight4:34 am – 5:11 am
Daylight5:11 am – 8:40 pm
Civil Twilight8:40 pm – 9:16 pm
Nautical Twilight9:16 pm – 10:04 pm
Astro. Twilight10:04 pm – 11:05 pm
Night11:05 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rapid City - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 265:11 am8:40 pm15:28:52−0:1912:55 pm (69.3°)94.494
Jun 275:11 am8:40 pm15:28:28−0:2412:55 pm (69.2°)94.499
Jun 285:12 am8:40 pm15:28:00−0:2812:56 pm (69.2°)94.502
Jun 295:12 am8:40 pm15:27:28−0:3212:56 pm (69.1°)94.506
Jun 305:13 am8:39 pm15:26:51−0:3612:56 pm (69.1°)94.508
Jul 15:13 am8:39 pm15:26:10−0:4012:56 pm (69.0°)94.510
Jul 25:14 am8:39 pm15:25:26−0:4412:56 pm (68.9°)94.512
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Rapid City - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 261:35 am2:12 pm-7:48 am(47.4°)247,35238.9%
Jun 271:59 am3:15 pm-8:32 am(52.2°)244,55429.2%
Jun 282:25 am4:20 pm-9:17 am(56.8°)241,26720.1%
Jun 292:55 am5:28 pm-10:06 am(61.0°)237,73212.1%
Jun 303:30 am6:37 pm-10:59 am(64.5°)234,2335.7%
Jul 14:12 am7:44 pm-11:56 am(66.9°)231,0751.5%
Jul 25:04 am8:47 pm-12:55 pm(67.9°)228,5350.0%
* 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, Wed, Jun 26, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:15 amThu 10:05 pmThu 2:41 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 4:18 amThu 7:40 pmThu 11:59 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 6:54 amThu 10:03 pmThu 2:28 pmDifficult to see
JupiterWed 7:08 pmThu 4:07 amWed 11:38 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 9:15 pmFri 6:17 amFri 1:46 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 1:51 amThu 3:39 pmThu 8:45 amDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 12:10 amThu 11:32 amThu 5:51 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Rapid City.

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