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

Moon: 16.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 22, 2014 at 9:58:17 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:35 AM 66° East
Sunset Today: 8:20 PM 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:06 AM 69° East
Moonset Today: 5:01 PM 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 45 minutes (-1m 4s)

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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

9:58 AM

Altitude

42.2°

Heading

89° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length
13h 45m 23s

-1m 4s shorter

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 – 5:03 AM
Astro. Twilight5:03 AM – 5:37 AM
Nautical Twilight5:37 AM – 6:09 AM
Civil Twilight6:09 AM – 6:35 AM
Daylight6:35 AM – 8:20 PM
Civil Twilight8:20 PM – 8:47 PM
Nautical Twilight8:47 PM – 9:19 PM
Astro. Twilight9:19 PM – 9:52 PM
Night9:52 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Houston - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 226:35 AM8:20 PM13:45:23−1:041:28 PM (80.4°)94.443
Jul 236:36 AM8:20 PM13:44:16−1:061:28 PM (80.2°)94.436
Jul 246:36 AM8:19 PM13:43:09−1:071:28 PM (80.0°)94.428
Jul 256:37 AM8:19 PM13:41:59−1:091:28 PM (79.8°)94.419
Jul 266:37 AM8:18 PM13:40:48−1:101:28 PM (79.6°)94.410
Jul 276:38 AM8:18 PM13:39:36−1:121:28 PM (79.3°)94.401
Jul 286:39 AM8:17 PM13:38:22−1:131:28 PM (79.1°)94.391
* All times are in local Houston time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 215:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 229:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 215:03 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 2014 Moon Phases

9:58 AM

Altitude

78.5°

Heading

176° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

16.8%

Moon in Houston - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 223:06 AM5:01 PM-10:03 AM(77.8°)246,37116.7%
Jul 233:54 AM5:51 PM-10:52 AM(78.3°)248,4969.9%
Jul 244:43 AM6:37 PM-11:41 AM(77.8°)250,1734.8%
Jul 255:34 AM7:21 PM-12:29 PM(76.4°)251,4121.5%
Jul 266:26 AM8:00 PM-1:15 PM(74.3°)252,2230.2%
Jul 277:18 AM8:38 PM-2:00 PM(71.5°)252,6060.8%
Jul 288:10 AM9:13 PM-2:44 PM(68.2°)252,5343.3%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Houston time.

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