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Flag for USA Houston, TX, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 8.9%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jan 19, 2018 at 11:45:11 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:16 am 113° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:48 pm 247° West


Moonrise Today: 8:56 am 106° East
Moonset Today: 8:17 pm 256° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 31 minutes (+1m 5s)

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

11:45 pm

Altitude

-75.6°

Heading

309° NW

Position

Night

Day length

10h 31m 13s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 5s

Winter: +17m 10s

Summer: -3h 32m

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 – 5:53 am
Astro. Twilight5:53 am – 6:22 am
Nautical Twilight6:22 am – 6:51 am
Civil Twilight6:51 am – 7:16 am
Daylight7:16 am – 5:48 pm
Civil Twilight5:48 pm – 6:13 pm
Nautical Twilight6:13 pm – 6:42 pm
Astro. Twilight6:42 pm – 7:11 pm
Night7:11 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Houston - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 197:16 am5:48 pm10:31:14+1:0612:32 pm (40.0°)91.469
Jan 207:16 am5:48 pm10:32:22+1:0812:32 pm (40.3°)91.476
Jan 217:16 am5:49 pm10:33:31+1:0912:32 pm (40.5°)91.484
Jan 227:15 am5:50 pm10:34:41+1:1012:33 pm (40.7°)91.492
Jan 237:15 am5:51 pm10:35:54+1:1312:33 pm (40.9°)91.501
Jan 247:15 am5:52 pm10:37:09+1:1512:33 pm (41.2°)91.510
Jan 257:14 am5:53 pm10:38:25+1:1612:33 pm (41.4°)91.519
* All times are local time for Houston. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:15 am
June SolsticeJun 215:07 am
September EquinoxSep 228:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 214:23 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 2018 Moon Phases

11:45 pm

Altitude

-43.6°

Heading

283° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

8.9%

Moon in Houston - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 198:56 am8:17 pm-2:35 pm(46.9°)248,1876.9%
Jan 209:33 am9:12 pm-3:20 pm(50.6°)246,20412.9%
Jan 2110:09 am10:07 pm-4:05 pm(54.8°)243,85120.6%
Jan 2210:44 am11:03 pm-4:51 pm(59.3°)241,13629.7%
Jan 2311:19 am--5:37 pm(63.9°)238,10340.0%
Jan 24-12:01 am11:56 am6:26 pm(68.5°)234,85151.1%
Jan 25-1:01 am12:37 pm7:17 pm(72.7°)231,54662.4%
* All times are local time for Houston. 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 Houston This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jan 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:13 amSat 4:25 pmSat 11:19 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 7:31 amSat 5:59 pmSat 12:45 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 2:40 amSat 1:16 pmSat 7:58 amAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 2:10 amSat 12:55 pmSat 7:32 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 5:29 amSat 3:44 pmSat 10:37 amSlightly difficult to see
UranusFri 11:34 amSat 12:19 amFri 5:56 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 9:33 amSat 9:01 pmSat 3:17 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Houston.

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