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

Moon: 89.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 1, 2015 at 11:40:04 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:47 AM 98° East
Sunset Today: 6:21 PM 262° West


Moonrise Today: 3:07 PM 72° East
Moonset Today: 4:01 AM 289° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 33 minutes (+1m 45s)

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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

11:40 PM

Altitude

-64.4°

Heading

329° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 33m 7s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 45s

Winter: +1h 19m

Summer: -2h 30m

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 – 5:28 AM
Astro. Twilight5:28 AM – 5:56 AM
Nautical Twilight5:56 AM – 6:23 AM
Civil Twilight6:23 AM – 6:47 AM
Daylight6:47 AM – 6:21 PM
Civil Twilight6:21 PM – 6:45 PM
Nautical Twilight6:45 PM – 7:12 PM
Astro. Twilight7:12 PM – 7:40 PM
Night7:40 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Houston - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 16:47 AM6:21 PM11:33:07+1:4512:34 PM (52.8°)92.107
Mar 26:46 AM6:21 PM11:34:53+1:4512:34 PM (53.1°)92.130
Mar 36:45 AM6:22 PM11:36:39+1:4612:33 PM (53.5°)92.152
Mar 46:44 AM6:23 PM11:38:26+1:4612:33 PM (53.9°)92.175
Mar 56:43 AM6:23 PM11:40:12+1:4612:33 PM (54.3°)92.199
Mar 66:42 AM6:24 PM11:41:59+1:4612:33 PM (54.7°)92.222
Mar 76:41 AM6:25 PM11:43:46+1:4712:32 PM (55.1°)92.246
* All times are local time for Houston. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 2:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:45 PM
June SolsticeJun 2111:38 AM
September EquinoxSep 233:20 AM
December SolsticeDec 2110:48 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

11:40 PM

Altitude

61.8°

Heading

243° SW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

89.2%

Moon in Houston - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 1-4:01 AM3:07 PM9:56 PM(74.3°)250,41088.7%
Mar 2-4:42 AM3:59 PM10:42 PM(71.7°)251,60494.1%
Mar 3-5:20 AM4:51 PM11:26 PM(68.6°)252,29897.8%
Mar 4-5:56 AM5:43 PM---
Mar 5-6:30 AM6:34 PM12:09 AM(65.0°)252,53699.7%
Mar 6-7:04 AM7:26 PM12:51 AM(61.3°)252,34799.7%
Mar 7-7:37 AM8:17 PM1:34 AM(57.5°)251,73897.9%
* All times are local time for Houston. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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