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

Moon: 89.8%
Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 8, 2019 at 8:14:48 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:01 am 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:20 pm 244° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 3:13 pm 79° East
Moonset Today: 3:30 am 278° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 20 minutes (-34s)

Location of GalvestonLocation

Today's Sun Position in Galveston

Time:8:14 pm
Altitude:-37.0°
Direction:262° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 20m 24s (Dec 8, 2019)

34 seconds shorter than yesterday (Dec 7, 2019)

3 minutes, 43 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

3 hours, 41 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Galveston Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:36 am
Astro. Twilight5:36 am – 6:05 am
Nautical Twilight6:05 am – 6:35 am
Civil Twilight6:35 am – 7:01 am
Daylight7:01 am – 5:20 pm
Civil Twilight5:20 pm – 5:46 pm
Nautical Twilight5:46 pm – 6:16 pm
Astro. Twilight6:16 pm – 6:45 pm
Night6:45 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Galveston - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 87:01 am5:20 pm10:19:54−0:3412:11 pm (38.0°)91.561
Dec 97:01 am5:21 pm10:19:22−0:3112:11 pm (37.9°)91.548
Dec 107:02 am5:21 pm10:18:52−0:2912:11 pm (37.8°)91.537
Dec 117:03 am5:21 pm10:18:25−0:2712:12 pm (37.7°)91.526
Dec 127:03 am5:21 pm10:18:01−0:2412:12 pm (37.6°)91.515
Dec 137:04 am5:22 pm10:17:38−0:2212:13 pm (37.6°)91.505
Dec 147:05 am5:22 pm10:17:19−0:1912:13 pm (37.5°)91.495
* All times are local time for Galveston. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Galveston

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Galveston - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 8-3:30 am3:13 pm9:46 pm(71.1°)245,76190.2%
Dec 9-4:25 am3:48 pm10:32 pm(75.5°)243,13595.5%
Dec 10-5:22 am4:27 pm11:22 pm(79.3°)240,41298.8%
Dec 11-6:22 am5:11 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 12-7:23 am6:01 pm12:15 am(82.0°)237,795100.0%
Dec 13-8:23 am6:57 pm1:11 am(83.6°)235,45598.6%
Dec 14-9:20 am7:58 pm2:09 am(83.7°)233,51394.7%
* All times are local time for Galveston. 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 Galveston This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Dec 8, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:41 amMon 4:19 pmMon 11:00 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 9:15 amMon 7:26 pmMon 2:21 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 4:24 amMon 3:18 pmMon 9:51 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 8:06 amMon 6:19 pmMon 1:13 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnMon 9:18 amMon 7:37 pmMon 2:27 pmAverage visibility
UranusSun 2:43 pmMon 3:42 amSun 9:13 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 12:32 pmMon 12:06 amSun 6:19 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Galveston.

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