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

Moon: 72.7%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 28, 2015 at 5:48:34 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:42 AM 73° East
Sunset Today: 7:56 PM 287° West


Moonrise Today: 3:23 PM 84° East
Moonset Today: 3:32 AM 278° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 14 minutes (+1m 34s)

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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

5:48 AM

Altitude

-11.7°

Heading

66° E

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

13h 14m 33s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 34s

Winter: +3h

Summer: -48m 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 – 5:16 AM
Astro. Twilight5:16 AM – 5:47 AM
Nautical Twilight5:47 AM – 6:17 AM
Civil Twilight6:17 AM – 6:42 AM
Daylight6:42 AM – 7:56 PM
Civil Twilight7:56 PM – 8:22 PM
Nautical Twilight8:22 PM – 8:52 PM
Astro. Twilight8:52 PM – 9:22 PM
Night9:22 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Houston - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 286:42 AM7:56 PM13:14:33+1:341:19 PM (74.5°)93.587
Apr 296:41 AM7:57 PM13:16:06+1:331:19 PM (74.8°)93.611
Apr 306:40 AM7:58 PM13:17:39+1:321:19 PM (75.1°)93.635
May 16:39 AM7:58 PM13:19:10+1:311:19 PM (75.4°)93.658
May 26:38 AM7:59 PM13:20:41+1:301:18 PM (75.7°)93.681
May 36:37 AM8:00 PM13:22:11+1:291:18 PM (76.0°)93.705
May 46:37 AM8:00 PM13:23:39+1:281:18 PM (76.3°)93.728
* 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

5:48 AM

Altitude

-28.4°

Heading

297° NW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

72.7%

Moon in Houston - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Apr 28-3:32 AM3:23 PM9:47 PM(64.5°)251,70678.1%
Apr 29-4:06 AM4:15 PM10:29 PM(60.6°)251,39185.6%
Apr 30-4:39 AM5:06 PM11:12 PM(56.7°)250,45391.7%
May 1-5:13 AM5:59 PM11:55 PM(52.9°)249,01996.3%
May 2-5:48 AM6:52 PM---
May 3-6:25 AM7:46 PM12:40 AM(49.4°)247,22599.1%
May 4-7:05 AM8:42 PM1:27 AM(46.2°)245,20099.9%
* 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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