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Moon: 54.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 26, 2016 at 11:12:10 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:55 AM 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:46 PM 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:04 AM 82° East
Moonset Today: 1:25 PM 281° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 51 minutes (-2m 9s)

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Today's Sun Position in Halifax

The Sun's altitude in Halifax today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

11:12 AM

Altitude

53.2°

Heading

123° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 51m 49s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 9s

Winter: +6h 3m

Summer: -42m 27s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Halifax Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Halifax 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 – 3:46 AM
Astro. Twilight3:46 AM – 4:37 AM
Nautical Twilight4:37 AM – 5:20 AM
Civil Twilight5:20 AM – 5:55 AM
Daylight5:55 AM – 8:46 PM
Civil Twilight8:46 PM – 9:20 PM
Nautical Twilight9:20 PM – 10:04 PM
Astro. Twilight10:04 PM – 10:54 PM
Night10:54 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 265:55 AM8:46 PM14:51:49−2:081:21 PM (64.6°)94.403
Jul 275:56 AM8:45 PM14:49:37−2:111:21 PM (64.4°)94.394
Jul 285:57 AM8:44 PM14:47:24−2:131:21 PM (64.1°)94.385
Jul 295:58 AM8:43 PM14:45:07−2:161:21 PM (63.9°)94.375
Jul 305:59 AM8:42 PM14:42:49−2:181:21 PM (63.6°)94.364
Jul 316:00 AM8:41 PM14:40:29−2:201:21 PM (63.4°)94.353
Aug 16:01 AM8:39 PM14:38:06−2:221:21 PM (63.1°)94.341
* All times are local time for Halifax. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 201:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 207:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 2211:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 216:44 AM
* All times are local Halifax time.

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Today's Moon in Halifax

The Moon's path in Halifax 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 2016 Moon Phases

11:12 AM

Altitude

21.7°

Heading

258° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

54.4%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2612:04 AM1:25 PM-6:40 AM(51.7°)229,88656.5%
Jul 2712:39 AM2:36 PM-7:33 AM(55.8°)229,69844.6%
Jul 281:17 AM3:45 PM-8:27 AM(59.3°)229,86433.0%
Jul 292:01 AM4:52 PM-9:24 AM(61.8°)230,41722.3%
Jul 302:49 AM5:54 PM-10:21 AM(63.2°)231,40213.3%
Jul 313:44 AM6:50 PM-11:18 AM(63.4°)232,8506.4%
Aug 14:44 AM7:39 PM-12:14 PM(62.3°)234,7591.9%
* All times are local time for Halifax. 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 Halifax This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jul 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:34 AMTue 9:44 PMTue 2:40 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 7:04 AMTue 9:31 PMTue 2:18 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 4:06 PMWed 1:00 AMTue 8:33 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 10:03 AMTue 10:44 PMTue 4:24 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 4:51 PMWed 2:06 AMTue 9:28 PMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 11:50 PMTue 1:06 PMTue 6:28 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 10:16 PMWed 9:16 AMWed 3:46 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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