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Houston, Texas, USA — Moonrise, Moonset, and Moon Phases, December 2021

Moon: 0.5%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Dec 4, 2021 at 2:22:45 pm
Moon Direction: 206° Southwest
Moon Altitude: 29.6°
Moon Distance: 221,818 mi
Next Full Moon: Dec 18, 2021, 10:35 pm
Next New Moon: Jan 2, 2022, 12:33 pm
Next Moonset: Today, 5:49 pm
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Moonrise, Moonset, and Phase Calendar for Houston, December 2021

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
13:50 am (100°)3:27 pm (257°)-9:42 am(49.8°)226,18310.3%
24:59 am (107°)4:08 pm (250°)-10:36 am(43.7°)223,5314.0%
36:11 am (113°)4:54 pm (244°)-11:35 am(38.5°)221,9970.5%
47:25 am (118°)5:49 pm (241°)-12:39 pm(34.8°)221,7820.3%
58:37 am (121°)6:52 pm (239°)-1:45 pm(33.2°)222,9173.5%
69:43 am (120°)8:00 pm (240°)-2:50 pm(33.7°)225,2509.6%
710:40 am (118°)9:09 pm (244°)-3:52 pm(36.1°)228,48618.1%
811:27 am (114°)10:16 pm (249°)-4:49 pm(40.0°)232,25728.1%
912:07 pm (108°)11:20 pm (254°)-5:40 pm(45.0°)236,20238.8%
1012:41 pm (102°)--6:27 pm(50.5°)240,01349.6%
11-12:19 am (261°)1:12 pm (96°)7:11 pm(56.3°)243,46060.1%
12-1:16 am (268°)1:41 pm (89°)7:53 pm(62.0°)246,39569.9%
13-2:11 am (274°)2:10 pm (83°)8:34 pm(67.6°)248,74578.6%
14-3:06 am (280°)2:39 pm (77°)9:16 pm(72.8°)250,49386.1%
15-4:00 am (286°)3:10 pm (71°)9:59 pm(77.4°)251,66492.1%
16-4:55 am (291°)3:43 pm (67°)10:44 pm(81.2°)252,30696.5%
17-5:51 am (296°)4:21 pm (63°)11:32 pm(84.2°)252,47299.2%
18-6:47 am (299°)5:04 pm (60°)Moon does not pass the meridian on this day.
19-7:41 am (300°)5:52 pm (59°)12:21 am(86.0°)252,203100.0%
20-8:32 am (301°)6:44 pm (60°)1:12 am(86.5°)251,52798.8%
21-9:19 am (299°)7:40 pm (62°)2:03 am(85.7°)250,44895.8%
22-10:02 am (296°)8:37 pm (65°)2:53 am(83.6°)248,95390.9%
23-10:40 am (292°)9:35 pm (70°)3:42 am(80.3°)247,02184.4%
24-11:15 am (287°)10:34 pm (76°)4:28 am(76.0°)244,64076.3%
25-11:47 am (281°)11:32 pm (82°)5:14 am(70.8°)241,82266.9%
26-12:18 pm (274°)-5:59 am(65.1°)238,62356.5%
2712:31 am (89°)12:49 pm (267°)-6:44 am(58.9°)235,16245.5%
281:33 am (96°)1:22 pm (260°)-7:31 am(52.6°)231,62834.3%
292:37 am (104°)1:59 pm (253°)-8:21 am(46.5°)228,28223.6%
303:45 am (110°)2:40 pm (247°)-9:16 am(41.0°)225,43514.1%
314:57 am (116°)3:30 pm (242°)-10:15 am(36.6°)223,4156.5%
* 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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