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Moon: 62.8%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 25, 2016 at 5:12:06 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:53 AM 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:47 PM 299° Northwest


Moonset Today: 12:15 PM 275° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 53 minutes (-2m 6s)

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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

5:12 PM

Altitude

36.2°

Heading

262° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 53m 58s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 6s

Winter: +6h 5m

Summer: -40m 18s

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 – 3:44 AM
Astro. Twilight3:44 AM – 4:35 AM
Nautical Twilight4:35 AM – 5:19 AM
Civil Twilight5:19 AM – 5:53 AM
Daylight5:53 AM – 8:47 PM
Civil Twilight8:47 PM – 9:22 PM
Nautical Twilight9:22 PM – 10:05 PM
Astro. Twilight10:05 PM – 10:56 PM
Night10:56 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 255:53 AM8:47 PM14:53:58−2:061:21 PM (64.8°)94.412
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
* 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

5:12 PM

Altitude

-39.8°

Heading

341° N

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

62.8%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 25-12:15 PM-5:48 AM(47.1°)230,41568.0%
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%
* 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, Jul 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:29 AMMon 9:44 PMMon 2:38 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 7:01 AMMon 9:32 PMMon 2:17 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 4:08 PMTue 1:03 AMMon 8:35 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 10:06 AMMon 10:48 PMMon 4:27 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 4:55 PMTue 2:10 AMMon 9:32 PMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 11:50 PMTue 1:06 PMTue 6:28 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 10:20 PMTue 9:20 AMTue 3:50 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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