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

Moon: 28.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jun 18, 2018 at 5:39:33 am


Sunrise Today: 5:09 am 55° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:38 pm 305° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:48 am 73° East
Moonset Today: 12:06 am 289° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 29 minutes (+13s)

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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

5:39 am

Altitude

4.0°

Heading

61° NE

Position

Daylight

Day length

15h 29m 34s

Change since

Yesterday: +13s

Winter: +6h 36m

Summer: -14s

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 – 2:43 am
Astro. Twilight2:43 am – 3:44 am
Nautical Twilight3:44 am – 4:32 am
Civil Twilight4:32 am – 5:09 am
Daylight5:09 am – 8:38 pm
Civil Twilight8:38 pm – 9:15 pm
Nautical Twilight9:15 pm – 10:03 pm
Astro. Twilight10:03 pm – 11:04 pm
Night11:04 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rapid City - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 185:09 am8:38 pm15:29:34+0:1312:54 pm (69.3°)94.449
Jun 195:09 am8:39 pm15:29:43+0:0912:54 pm (69.3°)94.455
Jun 205:09 am8:39 pm15:29:48+0:0412:54 pm (69.4°)94.461
Jun 215:09 am8:39 pm15:29:48< 1s12:54 pm (69.4°)94.467
Jun 225:10 am8:39 pm15:29:44−0:0312:54 pm (69.4°)94.472
Jun 235:10 am8:39 pm15:29:36−0:0812:55 pm (69.3°)94.477
Jun 245:10 am8:40 pm15:29:24−0:1212:55 pm (69.3°)94.481
* 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.

June Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 4:07 am in Rapid City. In terms of daylight, this day is 6 hours, 37 minutes longer than on December Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:15 am
June SolsticeJun 214:07 am
September EquinoxSep 227:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 213:23 pm
* 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 2018 Moon Phases

5:39 am

Altitude

-33.7°

Heading

4° N

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

28.6%

Moon in Rapid City - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 18-12:06 am10:48 am5:50 pm(56.2°)230,52034.1%
Jun 19-12:41 am11:59 am6:41 pm(51.5°)233,71645.5%
Jun 20-1:12 am1:08 pm7:29 pm(46.6°)236,95356.7%
Jun 21-1:41 am2:15 pm8:16 pm(41.7°)240,04567.4%
Jun 22-2:09 am3:20 pm9:02 pm(37.2°)242,87076.9%
Jun 23-2:37 am4:23 pm9:48 pm(33.1°)245,35785.1%
Jun 24-3:07 am5:25 pm10:35 pm(29.6°)247,47991.6%
* 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, Mon, Jun 18, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:06 amMon 9:49 pmMon 1:58 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 8:08 amMon 11:08 pmMon 3:39 pmGood visibility
MarsSun 11:24 pmMon 8:26 amMon 3:55 amPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 4:48 pmTue 2:53 amMon 9:51 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 9:06 pmMon 6:03 amMon 1:35 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 2:16 amMon 3:51 pmMon 9:04 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 12:39 amMon 11:55 amMon 6:17 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Rapid City.

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