Home   Sun & Moon   USA   Houston
Flag for USA

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

Moon: 99.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 15, 2019 at 7:22:44 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:31 am 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:23 pm 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 7:39 pm 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:20 am 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 52 minutes (-51s)

Location of HoustonLocation

Today's Sun Position in Houston

Time:7:22 pm
Altitude:11.5°
Direction:288° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 52m 28s (Jul 15, 2019)

51 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 14, 2019)

3 hours, 38 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

11 minutes, 2 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Houston Today

12 am
2 am
4 am
6 am
8 am
10 am
12 pm
2 pm
4 pm
6 pm
8 pm
10 pm
Night12:00 am – 4:57 am
Astro. Twilight4:57 am – 5:31 am
Nautical Twilight5:31 am – 6:04 am
Civil Twilight6:04 am – 6:31 am
Daylight6:31 am – 8:23 pm
Civil Twilight8:23 pm – 8:50 pm
Nautical Twilight8:50 pm – 9:22 pm
Astro. Twilight9:22 pm – 9:56 pm
Night9:56 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Houston - Next 7 Days

Scroll right to see more
2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 156:31 am8:23 pm13:52:28−0:511:27 pm (81.7°)94.485
Jul 166:31 am8:23 pm13:51:34−0:531:27 pm (81.6°)94.480
Jul 176:32 am8:22 pm13:50:38−0:551:27 pm (81.4°)94.475
Jul 186:32 am8:22 pm13:49:41−0:571:27 pm (81.2°)94.470
Jul 196:33 am8:22 pm13:48:42−0:591:27 pm (81.0°)94.464
Jul 206:33 am8:21 pm13:47:41−1:001:27 pm (80.9°)94.458
Jul 216:34 am8:21 pm13:46:38−1:021:27 pm (80.7°)94.452
* All times are local time for Houston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

See full month's Sun


Today's Moon in Houston

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Houston - Next 7 days

Scroll right to see more
2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 15-5:20 am7:39 pm12:03 am(37.5°)244,68297.2%
Jul 16-6:12 am8:28 pm12:55 am(37.2°)246,69799.6%
Jul 17-7:05 am9:13 pm1:46 am(38.1°)248,50799.9%
Jul 18-8:00 am9:53 pm2:35 am(40.1°)250,03498.1%
Jul 19-8:54 am10:29 pm3:21 am(43.0°)251,18194.4%
Jul 20-9:47 am11:02 pm4:06 am(46.6°)251,83989.1%
Jul 21-10:40 am11:34 pm4:49 am(50.7°)251,90182.3%
* All times are local time for Houston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

See full month's Moon

Planets Visible in the Sky in Houston This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jul 15, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:24 amMon 8:38 pmMon 2:01 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusMon 5:53 amMon 7:52 pmMon 12:52 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 7:45 amMon 9:22 pmMon 2:34 pmDifficult to see
JupiterMon 5:36 pmTue 3:52 amMon 10:44 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 7:50 pmTue 6:07 amTue 12:58 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 1:29 amTue 2:34 pmTue 8:01 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 11:16 pmTue 10:54 amTue 5:05 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Houston.

More about the planets visible in the night sky in Houston

LIVE PARTIAL LUNAR ECLIPSE – Watch the eclipse as it happens