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Flag for U.S.A. Houston, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 99.8%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Jul 1, 2015 at 7:16:06 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:24 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:26 PM 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:05 PM 111° Southeast
Moonset Today: 6:05 AM 249° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 1 minute (-21s)

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Today's Sun Position in Houston

The Sun's altitude in Houston 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

7:16 PM

Altitude

13.2°

Heading

289° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 1m 33s

Change since

Yesterday: -21s

Winter: +3h 47m

Summer: -1m 59s

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Houston today

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Day, night and twilight times in Houston 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 – 4:49 AM
Astro. Twilight4:49 AM – 5:24 AM
Nautical Twilight5:24 AM – 5:57 AM
Civil Twilight5:57 AM – 6:24 AM
Daylight6:24 AM – 8:26 PM
Civil Twilight8:26 PM – 8:53 PM
Nautical Twilight8:53 PM – 9:26 PM
Astro. Twilight9:26 PM – 10:02 PM
Night10:02 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Houston - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 16:24 AM8:26 PM14:01:33−0:211:25 PM (83.3°)94.502
Jul 26:25 AM8:26 PM14:01:08−0:241:26 PM (83.3°)94.504
Jul 36:25 AM8:26 PM14:00:41−0:261:26 PM (83.2°)94.505
Jul 46:26 AM8:26 PM14:00:12−0:291:26 PM (83.1°)94.506
Jul 56:26 AM8:26 PM13:59:41−0:311:26 PM (83.0°)94.506
Jul 66:27 AM8:26 PM13:59:07−0:331:26 PM (82.9°)94.507
Jul 76:27 AM8:26 PM13:58:32−0:351:26 PM (82.8°)94.506
* All times are local time for Houston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 2111:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 233:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 2110:49 PM
* All times are local Houston time.

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Today's moon in Houston

The Moon's path in Houston 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 2015 Moon Phases

7:16 PM

Altitude

-10.5°

Heading

106° E

Phase

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Percent illuminated

99.8%

Moon in Houston - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 1-6:05 AM8:05 PM12:37 AM(41.1°)234,72198.9%
Jul 2-7:03 AM8:58 PM1:33 AM(41.6°)232,10199.8%
Jul 3-8:05 AM9:48 PM2:30 AM(43.4°)230,07497.9%
Jul 4-9:09 AM10:34 PM3:27 AM(46.2°)228,74993.3%
Jul 5-10:14 AM11:18 PM4:22 AM(50.0°)228,14886.0%
Jul 6-11:18 AM-5:15 AM(54.4°)228,21976.7%
Jul 712:00 AM12:21 PM-6:08 AM(59.1°)228,85565.8%
* All times are local time for Houston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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