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Moon: 94.5%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 27, 2015 at 5:10:19 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:31 AM 75° East
Sunset Today: 8:00 PM 285° West


Moonrise Today: 6:28 PM 110° Southeast
Moonset Today: 3:49 AM 247° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 29 minutes (-2m 55s)

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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

5:10 PM

Altitude

29.1°

Heading

254° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 29m 49s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 55s

Winter: +4h 41m

Summer: -2h 4m

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 – 4:43 AM
Astro. Twilight4:43 AM – 5:23 AM
Nautical Twilight5:23 AM – 6:00 AM
Civil Twilight6:00 AM – 6:31 AM
Daylight6:31 AM – 8:00 PM
Civil Twilight8:00 PM – 8:31 PM
Nautical Twilight8:31 PM – 9:08 PM
Astro. Twilight9:08 PM – 9:47 PM
Night9:47 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 276:31 AM8:00 PM13:29:49−2:551:16 PM (55.4°)93.917
Aug 286:32 AM7:59 PM13:26:53−2:551:16 PM (55.0°)93.896
Aug 296:33 AM7:57 PM13:23:56−2:561:15 PM (54.7°)93.874
Aug 306:34 AM7:55 PM13:20:59−2:571:15 PM (54.3°)93.853
Aug 316:35 AM7:53 PM13:18:02−2:571:15 PM (53.9°)93.831
Sep 16:36 AM7:51 PM13:15:03−2:581:14 PM (53.6°)93.810
Sep 26:38 AM7:50 PM13:12:05−2:581:14 PM (53.2°)93.788
* 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 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 207:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 211:39 PM
September EquinoxSep 235:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 2212:49 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 2015 Moon Phases

5:10 PM

Altitude

-13.7°

Heading

98° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

94.5%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 27-3:49 AM6:28 PM11:41 PM(31.0°)226,21995.9%
Aug 28-5:00 AM7:09 PM---
Aug 29-6:14 AM7:48 PM12:38 AM(34.7°)223,91299.4%
Aug 30-7:30 AM8:25 PM1:35 AM(39.2°)222,74999.7%
Aug 31-8:46 AM9:00 PM2:31 AM(44.1°)222,83196.8%
Sep 1-10:02 AM9:37 PM3:26 AM(49.0°)224,10490.9%
Sep 2-11:15 AM10:15 PM4:21 AM(53.6°)226,37682.5%
* 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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