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Sunrise, Sunset, Moonrise, Moonset, and Twilight

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Here is a link to the US Naval Observatory Data Services which will give you the exact times for sunrise, sunset, moonrise, moonset, and twilight (especially important to predator hunters).


Data for 1-year: http://www.usno.navy.../rs-one-year-us


Data for 1-day: http://www.usno.navy.mil/USNO/astronomical-applications/data-services/rs-one-day-us


Here is the data I pulled up for my blackbuck hunt this Sunday, September 14th, 2003:


The following information is provided for Camp Wood, Real County, Texas (longitude W100.0, latitude N29.7):



14 September 2003 Central Daylight Time



Begin civil twilight 7:00 a.m.

Sunrise 7:24 a.m.

Sun transit 1:36 p.m.

Sunset 7:47 p.m.

End civil twilight 8:11 p.m.



Moonrise 9:42 p.m. on preceding day

Moon transit 4:15 a.m.

Moonset 10:54 a.m.

Moonrise 10:11 p.m.

Moonset 11:49 a.m. on following day



Phase of the Moon on 14 September: waning gibbous with 85% of the Moon's visible disk illuminated.

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