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Moon: 6.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 2, 2016 at 2:43:31 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:34 AM 56° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:03 PM 304° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:05 AM 66° East
Moonset Today: 7:05 PM 296° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 29 minutes (-48s)

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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

2:43 AM

Altitude

-19.6°

Heading

21° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

15h 29m 18s

Change since

Yesterday: -48s

Winter: +6h 40m

Summer: -4m 59s

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 – 3:06 AM
Astro. Twilight3:06 AM – 4:09 AM
Nautical Twilight4:09 AM – 4:57 AM
Civil Twilight4:57 AM – 5:34 AM
Daylight5:34 AM – 9:03 PM
Civil Twilight9:03 PM – 9:40 PM
Nautical Twilight9:40 PM – 10:28 PM
Astro. Twilight10:28 PM – 11:30 PM
Night11:30 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 25:34 AM9:03 PM15:29:17−0:481:18 PM (68.3°)94.512
Jul 35:34 AM9:03 PM15:28:25−0:521:19 PM (68.2°)94.513
Jul 45:35 AM9:02 PM15:27:28−0:561:19 PM (68.1°)94.513
Jul 55:36 AM9:02 PM15:26:27−1:001:19 PM (68.0°)94.513
Jul 65:36 AM9:02 PM15:25:23−1:041:19 PM (67.9°)94.512
Jul 75:37 AM9:01 PM15:24:15−1:081:19 PM (67.8°)94.510
Jul 85:38 AM9:01 PM15:23:03−1:121:19 PM (67.7°)94.508
* 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

2:43 AM

Altitude

-12.7°

Heading

51° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

6.8%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 24:05 AM7:05 PM-11:33 AM(62.6°)228,0394.8%
Jul 34:58 AM8:06 PM-12:31 PM(63.5°)229,4421.1%
Jul 45:56 AM9:00 PM-1:30 PM(63.1°)231,6040.2%
Jul 56:59 AM9:46 PM-2:26 PM(61.5°)234,3862.1%
Jul 68:04 AM10:26 PM-3:19 PM(58.9°)237,5696.5%
Jul 79:08 AM11:01 PM-4:09 PM(55.6°)240,88912.9%
Jul 810:11 AM11:32 PM-4:56 PM(51.9°)244,07220.8%
* 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, Sat, Jul 2, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:04 AMSat 8:46 PMSat 12:55 PMDifficult to see
VenusSat 6:05 AMSat 9:33 PMSat 1:49 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 5:15 PMSun 2:22 AMSat 9:48 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 11:18 AMSun 12:11 AMSat 5:44 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 6:30 PMSun 3:44 AMSat 11:07 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 1:24 AMSat 2:39 PMSat 8:01 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 11:55 PMSat 10:57 AMSat 5:26 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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