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

Moon: 6.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 25, 2017 at 10:00:34 am


Sunrise Today: 6:37 am 67° East
Sunset Today: 8:18 pm 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:58 am 77° East
Moonset Today: 10:13 pm 281° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 41 minutes (-1m 9s)

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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

10:00 am

Altitude

42.2°

Heading

90° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 41m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 9s

Winter: +3h 27m

Summer: -21m 51s

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 – 5:05 am
Astro. Twilight5:05 am – 5:39 am
Nautical Twilight5:39 am – 6:10 am
Civil Twilight6:10 am – 6:37 am
Daylight6:37 am – 8:18 pm
Civil Twilight8:18 pm – 8:44 pm
Nautical Twilight8:44 pm – 9:16 pm
Astro. Twilight9:16 pm – 9:49 pm
Night9:49 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Houston - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 256:37 am8:18 pm13:41:38−1:091:27 pm (79.7°)94.415
Jul 266:37 am8:18 pm13:40:26−1:111:27 pm (79.5°)94.405
Jul 276:38 am8:17 pm13:39:14−1:121:27 pm (79.3°)94.395
Jul 286:38 am8:16 pm13:38:00−1:141:27 pm (79.0°)94.385
Jul 296:39 am8:16 pm13:36:44−1:151:27 pm (78.8°)94.374
Jul 306:39 am8:15 pm13:35:27−1:161:27 pm (78.6°)94.362
Jul 316:40 am8:14 pm13:34:09−1:181:27 pm (78.3°)94.350
* All times are local time for Houston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

10:00 am

Altitude

11.9°

Heading

84° E

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

6.6%

Moon in Houston - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 258:58 am10:13 pm-3:38 pm(70.3°)232,4318.0%
Jul 2610:00 am10:52 pm-4:29 pm(65.9°)236,11815.3%
Jul 2710:59 am11:29 pm-5:16 pm(61.4°)239,88924.1%
Jul 2811:55 am--6:02 pm(57.0°)243,44333.7%
Jul 29-12:04 am12:50 pm6:47 pm(52.8°)246,52843.8%
Jul 30-12:39 am1:44 pm7:31 pm(49.1°)248,96253.8%
Jul 31-1:15 am2:37 pm8:16 pm(45.8°)250,63863.6%
* All times are local time for Houston. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Jul 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:44 amTue 9:41 pmTue 3:13 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 3:43 amTue 5:32 pmTue 10:37 amGood visibility
MarsTue 6:38 amTue 8:22 pmTue 1:30 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterTue 12:18 pmTue 11:57 pmTue 6:07 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 5:21 pmWed 3:39 amTue 10:30 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 12:28 amTue 1:20 pmTue 6:54 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 10:21 pmWed 9:51 amWed 4:06 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Houston.

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