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Moon: 36.9%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jan 23, 2018 at 10:29:00 am


Sunrise Today: 7:15 am 112° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:51 pm 248° West


Moonrise Today: 11:19 am 87° East


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 35 minutes (+1m 12s)

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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

10:29 am

Altitude

32.5°

Heading

145° SE

Position

Daylight

Day length

10h 35m 54s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 12s

Winter: +21m 51s

Summer: -3h 27m

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 – 5:52 am
Astro. Twilight5:52 am – 6:21 am
Nautical Twilight6:21 am – 6:50 am
Civil Twilight6:50 am – 7:15 am
Daylight7:15 am – 5:51 pm
Civil Twilight5:51 pm – 6:16 pm
Nautical Twilight6:16 pm – 6:45 pm
Astro. Twilight6:45 pm – 7:14 pm
Night7:14 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Houston - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Jan 267:14 am5:54 pm10:39:42+1:1712:34 pm (41.7°)91.529
Jan 277:13 am5:54 pm10:41:00+1:1812:34 pm (41.9°)91.540
Jan 287:13 am5:55 pm10:42:21+1:2112:34 pm (42.2°)91.550
Jan 297:12 am5:56 pm10:43:42+1:2112:34 pm (42.5°)91.562
* 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

10:29 am

Altitude

-11.5°

Heading

81° E

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

36.9%

Moon in Houston - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Jan 26-2:03 am1:21 pm8:12 pm(76.3°)228,42473.5%
Jan 27-3:08 am2:11 pm9:11 pm(78.8°)225,77683.5%
Jan 28-4:13 am3:08 pm10:12 pm(80.0°)223,90991.7%
Jan 29-5:17 am4:10 pm11:15 pm(79.7°)223,09097.3%
* 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, Tue, Jan 23, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 6:20 amTue 4:34 pmTue 11:27 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 7:32 amTue 6:05 pmTue 12:48 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 2:37 amTue 1:11 pmTue 7:54 amAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 2:00 amTue 12:45 pmTue 7:22 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 5:19 amTue 3:34 pmTue 10:26 amAverage visiblity
UranusTue 11:18 amWed 12:03 amTue 5:41 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 9:21 amTue 8:49 pmTue 3:05 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Houston.

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