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Austin, TX, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 35.6%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: May 18, 2021 at 4:21:38 am
Sunrise Today: 6:35 am 67° East
Sunset Today: 8:20 pm 294° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 12:09 pm 66° East
Moonset Today: 1:33 am 296° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 45 minutes (+1m 11s)
Location of AustinLocation

Today's Sun Position in Austin

Time:4:21 am
Altitude:-24.8°
Direction:46° NE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 13h 44m 58s (May 18, 2021)

1 minute, 11 seconds longer than yesterday (May 17, 2021)

3 hours, 33 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

21 minutes, 2 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Austin Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:03 am
Astro. Twilight5:03 am – 5:36 am
Nautical Twilight5:36 am – 6:08 am
Civil Twilight6:08 am – 6:35 am
Daylight6:35 am – 8:20 pm
Civil Twilight8:20 pm – 8:46 pm
Nautical Twilight8:46 pm – 9:18 pm
Astro. Twilight9:18 pm – 9:52 pm
Night9:52 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Austin - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 186:35 am8:20 pm13:44:58+1:111:27 pm (79.5°)94.038
May 196:34 am8:20 pm13:46:08+1:101:27 pm (79.7°)94.056
May 206:34 am8:21 pm13:47:17+1:081:27 pm (79.9°)94.074
May 216:33 am8:21 pm13:48:23+1:061:27 pm (80.1°)94.091
May 226:33 am8:22 pm13:49:28+1:051:27 pm (80.3°)94.109
May 236:32 am8:23 pm13:50:32+1:031:27 pm (80.5°)94.126
May 246:32 am8:23 pm13:51:33+1:011:27 pm (80.6°)94.142
* All times are local time for Austin. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Austin

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Austin - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 18-1:33 am12:09 pm7:14 pm(79.4°)241,09741.9%
May 19-2:13 am1:10 pm8:04 pm(75.0°)237,54252.7%
May 20-2:50 am2:12 pm8:52 pm(69.7°)233,78963.8%
May 21-3:25 am3:15 pm9:41 pm(63.6°)230,08974.5%
May 22-3:59 am4:20 pm10:31 pm(57.1°)226,75084.3%
May 23-4:34 am5:27 pm11:22 pm(50.5°)224,10592.2%
May 24-5:10 am6:37 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* All times are local time for Austin. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Austin This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, May 18, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:52 amTue 10:06 pmTue 2:59 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 7:26 amTue 9:25 pmTue 2:25 pmFairly good visibility
MarsTue 9:48 amTue 11:54 pmTue 4:51 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 2:23 amTue 1:29 pmTue 7:56 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 1:30 amTue 12:09 pmTue 6:50 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 5:44 amTue 6:59 pmTue 12:22 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 3:27 amTue 3:13 pmTue 9:20 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Austin.

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