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Moon: 33.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 24, 2016 at 5:38:43 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:09 AM 90° East
Sunset Today: 7:13 PM 269° West


Moonrise Today: 1:15 AM 69° East
Moonset Today: 3:09 PM 290° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 3 minutes (-1m 44s)

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Today's Sun Position in Galveston

The Sun's altitude in Galveston today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

5:38 PM

Altitude

19.5°

Heading

257° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 3m 40s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 44s

Winter: +1h 47m

Summer: -1h 57m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Galveston Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Galveston 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 – 5:50 AM
Astro. Twilight5:50 AM – 6:18 AM
Nautical Twilight6:18 AM – 6:45 AM
Civil Twilight6:45 AM – 7:09 AM
Daylight7:09 AM – 7:13 PM
Civil Twilight7:13 PM – 7:36 PM
Nautical Twilight7:36 PM – 8:04 PM
Astro. Twilight8:04 PM – 8:32 PM
Night8:32 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Galveston - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 247:09 AM7:13 PM12:03:40−1:441:11 PM (59.9°)93.228
Sep 257:09 AM7:11 PM12:01:55−1:441:11 PM (59.5°)93.202
Sep 267:10 AM7:10 PM12:00:10−1:441:10 PM (59.1°)93.176
Sep 277:10 AM7:09 PM11:58:26−1:441:10 PM (58.7°)93.150
Sep 287:11 AM7:08 PM11:56:41−1:441:10 PM (58.3°)93.124
Sep 297:12 AM7:07 PM11:54:57−1:441:09 PM (57.9°)93.098
Sep 307:12 AM7:05 PM11:53:12−1:441:09 PM (57.5°)93.071
* All times are local time for Galveston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 1911:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 205:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 229:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 214:44 AM
* All times are local Galveston time.

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Today's Moon in Galveston

The Moon's path in Galveston 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 2016 Moon Phases

5:38 PM

Altitude

-27.8°

Heading

313° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

33.6%

Moon in Galveston - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 241:15 AM3:09 PM-8:13 AM(78.6°)235,68137.7%
Sep 252:12 AM3:57 PM-9:06 AM(77.1°)238,37427.3%
Sep 263:10 AM4:41 PM-9:57 AM(74.7°)240,93118.2%
Sep 274:06 AM5:22 PM-10:46 AM(71.6°)243,30810.7%
Sep 285:02 AM5:59 PM-11:33 AM(68.0°)245,4815.1%
Sep 295:56 AM6:35 PM-12:18 PM(64.1°)247,4361.6%
Sep 306:49 AM7:09 PM-1:02 PM(60.1°)249,1470.1%
* All times are local time for Galveston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Galveston This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Sep 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:54 AMSat 6:25 PMSat 12:10 PMDifficult to see
VenusSat 9:24 AMSat 8:36 PMSat 3:00 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSat 1:56 PMSat 11:55 PMSat 6:55 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 7:16 AMSat 7:18 PMSat 1:17 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnSat 12:29 PMSat 10:55 PMSat 5:42 PMAverage visiblity
UranusSat 8:07 PMSun 8:49 AMSun 2:28 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 6:07 PMSun 5:31 AMSat 11:49 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Galveston.

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