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

Moon: 99.6%
Full Moon
Current Time: Jul 20, 2024 at 7:45:26 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:34 am 66° East
Sunset Today: 8:21 pm 294° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 8:16 pm 121° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:24 am 238° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 47 minutes (-1m 2s)
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Today's Sun Position in Houston

Time:7:45 pm
Altitude:6.5°
Direction:290° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 46m 52s (Jul 20, 2024)

1 minute, 2 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jul 19, 2024)

3 hours, 32 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

16 minutes, 38 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 20, 2024)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Houston Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:02 am
Astro. Twilight5:02 am – 5:35 am
Nautical Twilight5:35 am – 6:07 am
Civil Twilight6:07 am – 6:34 am
Daylight6:34 am – 8:21 pm
Civil Twilight8:21 pm – 8:47 pm
Nautical Twilight8:47 pm – 9:19 pm
Astro. Twilight9:19 pm – 9:53 pm
Night9:53 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Houston - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 206:34 am8:21 pm13:46:52−1:021:27 pm (80.7°)94.450
Jul 216:34 am8:20 pm13:45:48−1:031:27 pm (80.5°)94.442
Jul 226:35 am8:20 pm13:44:42−1:051:27 pm (80.3°)94.435
Jul 236:36 am8:19 pm13:43:35−1:071:28 pm (80.1°)94.427
Jul 246:36 am8:19 pm13:42:27−1:081:28 pm (79.9°)94.419
Jul 256:37 am8:18 pm13:41:16−1:101:28 pm (79.7°)94.411
Jul 266:37 am8:17 pm13:40:05−1:111:28 pm (79.4°)94.402
* 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.

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Today's Moon in Houston

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Houston - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 20-5:24 am8:16 pm12:22 am(31.5°)232,95197.9%
Jul 21-6:33 am9:04 pm1:22 am(33.9°)230,22899.8%
Jul 22-7:44 am9:45 pm2:21 am(38.2°)228,22298.8%
Jul 23-8:54 am10:22 pm3:16 am(43.8°)227,05894.9%
Jul 24-10:02 am10:55 pm4:08 am(50.4°)226,75788.3%
Jul 25-11:08 am11:27 pm4:57 am(57.6°)227,24479.4%
Jul 26-12:13 pm11:59 pm5:46 am(64.8°)228,38268.8%
* 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.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Houston This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jul 20, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 8:43 amSat 9:46 pmSat 3:15 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 7:33 amSat 9:09 pmSat 2:21 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 2:26 amSun 4:05 pmSun 9:16 amAverage visibility
JupiterSun 3:12 amSun 5:00 pmSun 10:06 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 10:58 pmSun 10:33 amSun 4:45 amGreat visibility
UranusSun 2:11 amSun 3:46 pmSun 8:59 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 11:25 pmSun 11:22 amSun 5:24 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Houston.

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