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Moon: 17.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 26, 2016 at 2:34:32 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:07 AM 91° East
Sunset Today: 7:03 PM 268° West


Moonrise Today: 2:31 AM 68° East
Moonset Today: 4:58 PM 289° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 56 minutes (-3m 4s)

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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

2:34 PM

Altitude

39.7°

Heading

209° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 56m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: -3m 4s

Winter: +3h 8m

Summer: -3h 37m

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 – 5:29 AM
Astro. Twilight5:29 AM – 6:04 AM
Nautical Twilight6:04 AM – 6:38 AM
Civil Twilight6:38 AM – 7:07 AM
Daylight7:07 AM – 7:03 PM
Civil Twilight7:03 PM – 7:32 PM
Nautical Twilight7:32 PM – 8:06 PM
Astro. Twilight8:06 PM – 8:41 PM
Night8:41 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 267:07 AM7:03 PM11:56:38−3:041:05 PM (43.8°)93.179
Sep 277:08 AM7:01 PM11:53:34−3:041:05 PM (43.4°)93.153
Sep 287:09 AM7:00 PM11:50:29−3:041:05 PM (43.0°)93.126
Sep 297:10 AM6:58 PM11:47:25−3:041:04 PM (42.6°)93.100
Sep 307:12 AM6:56 PM11:44:21−3:041:04 PM (42.2°)93.074
Oct 17:13 AM6:54 PM11:41:17−3:041:04 PM (41.8°)93.047
Oct 27:14 AM6:52 PM11:38:13−3:031:03 PM (41.5°)93.020
* 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

2:34 PM

Altitude

23.7°

Heading

266° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

17.3%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 262:31 AM4:58 PM-9:48 AM(59.4°)240,71618.9%
Sep 273:34 AM5:32 PM-10:37 AM(56.3°)243,10911.3%
Sep 284:36 AM6:03 PM-11:24 AM(52.8°)245,3015.5%
Sep 295:37 AM6:32 PM-12:09 PM(48.9°)247,2761.8%
Sep 306:38 AM7:00 PM-12:53 PM(44.9°)249,0090.1%
Oct 17:38 AM7:27 PM-1:36 PM(40.9°)250,4560.5%
Oct 28:37 AM7:56 PM-2:19 PM(37.1°)251,5482.8%
* 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, Mon, Sep 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:35 AMMon 6:29 PMMon 12:02 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 9:45 AMMon 8:08 PMMon 2:57 PMFairly good visibility
MarsMon 2:39 PMMon 10:58 PMMon 6:49 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 7:05 AMMon 7:07 PMMon 1:06 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnMon 12:55 PMMon 10:05 PMMon 5:30 PMAverage visiblity
UranusMon 7:40 PMTue 8:51 AMTue 2:16 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 6:09 PMTue 5:04 AMMon 11:36 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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