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Moon: 79.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Feb 25, 2018 at 7:49:39 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:51 am 100° East
Sunset Today: 6:17 pm 260° West


Moonrise Today: 1:54 pm 67° East
Moonset Today: 3:02 am 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 26 minutes (+1m 44s)

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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

7:49 pm

Altitude

-20.6°

Heading

272° W

Position

Night

Day length

11h 26m 37s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 44s

Winter: +1h 12m

Summer: -2h 36m

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 – 5:31 am
Astro. Twilight5:31 am – 5:59 am
Nautical Twilight5:59 am – 6:27 am
Civil Twilight6:27 am – 6:51 am
Daylight6:51 am – 6:17 pm
Civil Twilight6:17 pm – 6:42 pm
Nautical Twilight6:42 pm – 7:09 pm
Astro. Twilight7:09 pm – 7:37 pm
Night7:37 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Houston - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 256:51 am6:17 pm11:26:37+1:4412:34 pm (51.4°)92.024
Feb 266:50 am6:18 pm11:28:22+1:4512:34 pm (51.7°)92.046
Feb 276:49 am6:19 pm11:30:07+1:4512:34 pm (52.1°)92.067
Feb 286:48 am6:20 pm11:31:52+1:4512:33 pm (52.5°)92.089
Mar 16:47 am6:20 pm11:33:37+1:4512:33 pm (52.9°)92.111
Mar 26:46 am6:21 pm11:35:23+1:4612:33 pm (53.2°)92.134
Mar 36:44 am6:22 pm11:37:10+1:4712:33 pm (53.6°)92.157
* 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

7:49 pm

Altitude

71.8°

Heading

119° SE

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

79.6%

Moon in Houston - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 25-3:02 am1:54 pm8:59 pm(80.1°)226,99680.1%
Feb 26-4:02 am2:56 pm9:59 pm(78.9°)226,21888.9%
Feb 27-4:58 am4:02 pm10:58 pm(76.4°)226,28995.4%
Feb 28-5:50 am5:08 pm11:55 pm(72.7°)227,29999.1%
Mar 1-6:36 am6:14 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Mar 2-7:19 am7:18 pm12:50 am(68.2°)229,23099.9%
Mar 3-7:59 am8:20 pm1:41 am(63.3°)231,94897.7%
* 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, Sun, Feb 25, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:18 amMon 6:54 pmMon 1:05 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 7:29 amMon 7:10 pmMon 1:19 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 2:00 amMon 12:14 pmMon 7:07 amAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 11:59 pmMon 10:40 amMon 5:20 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 3:19 amMon 1:34 pmMon 8:26 amAverage visiblity
UranusSun 9:11 amSun 9:58 pmSun 3:35 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 7:11 amMon 6:41 pmMon 12:56 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Houston.

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