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Moon: 0.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 27, 2017 at 12:55:54 am


Sunrise Today: 6:49 am 99° East
Sunset Today: 6:19 pm 261° West


Moonrise Today: 7:33 am 96° East
Moonset Today: 7:38 pm 267° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 30 minutes (+1m 45s)

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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

12:55 am

Altitude

-67.9°

Heading

14° N

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 30m 32s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 45s

Winter: +1h 16m

Summer: -2h 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 – 5:29 am
Astro. Twilight5:29 am – 5:57 am
Nautical Twilight5:57 am – 6:25 am
Civil Twilight6:25 am – 6:49 am
Daylight6:49 am – 6:19 pm
Civil Twilight6:19 pm – 6:43 pm
Nautical Twilight6:43 pm – 7:11 pm
Astro. Twilight7:11 pm – 7:38 pm
Night7:38 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Houston - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 276:49 am6:19 pm11:30:32+1:4512:34 pm (52.2°)92.078
Feb 286:47 am6:20 pm11:32:17+1:4512:33 pm (52.6°)92.100
Mar 16:46 am6:20 pm11:34:03+1:4512:33 pm (53.0°)92.122
Mar 26:45 am6:21 pm11:35:49+1:4512:33 pm (53.3°)92.144
Mar 36:44 am6:22 pm11:37:35+1:4612:33 pm (53.7°)92.167
Mar 46:43 am6:22 pm11:39:21+1:4612:33 pm (54.1°)92.189
Mar 56:42 am6:23 pm11:41:08+1:4612:32 pm (54.5°)92.212
* All times are local time for Houston. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2011:24 pm
September EquinoxSep 223:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2110:28 am
* 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 2017 Moon Phases

12:55 am

Altitude

-66.7°

Heading

353° N

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

0.6%

Moon in Houston - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 277:33 am7:38 pm-1:33 pm(55.8°)232,4391.8%
Feb 288:13 am8:41 pm-2:24 pm(60.5°)230,8206.2%
Mar 18:53 am9:44 pm-3:16 pm(65.3°)229,80313.2%
Mar 29:35 am10:47 pm-4:09 pm(69.7°)229,35922.3%
Mar 310:19 am11:51 pm-5:03 pm(73.6°)229,41133.0%
Mar 411:07 am--5:59 pm(76.5°)229,87044.6%
Mar 5-12:54 am11:58 am6:56 pm(78.3°)230,65856.5%
* All times are local time for Houston. 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, Mon, Feb 27, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:39 amMon 5:49 pmMon 12:13 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 8:00 amMon 8:53 pmMon 2:27 pmFairly good visibility
MarsMon 8:51 amMon 9:36 pmMon 3:13 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 9:32 pmMon 9:01 amMon 3:17 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 2:28 amMon 12:45 pmMon 7:36 amAverage visiblity
UranusMon 8:52 amMon 9:32 pmMon 3:12 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 7:00 amMon 6:27 pmMon 12:43 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Houston.

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