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Halifax, NS, Canada — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 81.2%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 24, 2019 at 6:53:48 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:10 am 87° East
Sunset Today: 7:31 pm 273° West


Moonrise Today: 11:58 pm 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:27 am 251° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 20 minutes (+3m 6s)

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Today's Sun Position in Halifax

Time:6:53 pm
Altitude:6.0°
Direction:266° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 20m 56s (Mar 24, 2019)

3 minutes, 6 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 23, 2019)

3 hours, 32 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

3 hours, 13 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Halifax Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:31 am
Astro. Twilight5:31 am – 6:07 am
Nautical Twilight6:07 am – 6:41 am
Civil Twilight6:41 am – 7:10 am
Daylight7:10 am – 7:31 pm
Civil Twilight7:31 pm – 8:00 pm
Nautical Twilight8:00 pm – 8:35 pm
Astro. Twilight8:35 pm – 9:10 pm
Night9:10 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 247:10 am7:31 pm12:20:56+3:061:20 pm (46.8°)92.672
Mar 257:08 am7:32 pm12:24:03+3:061:20 pm (47.2°)92.699
Mar 267:06 am7:33 pm12:27:09+3:061:19 pm (47.6°)92.726
Mar 277:04 am7:35 pm12:30:16+3:061:19 pm (48.0°)92.753
Mar 287:03 am7:36 pm12:33:22+3:061:19 pm (48.4°)92.780
Mar 297:01 am7:37 pm12:36:28+3:061:19 pm (48.8°)92.807
Mar 306:59 am7:39 pm12:39:34+3:051:18 pm (49.2°)92.834
* All times are local time for Halifax. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Halifax

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 24-9:27 am11:58 pm4:12 am(32.1°)233,15086.1%
Mar 25-10:02 am-5:03 am(28.1°)237,10177.5%
Mar 261:04 am10:40 am-5:55 am(25.2°)240,99867.8%
Mar 272:06 am11:24 am-6:46 am(23.3°)244,54757.7%
Mar 283:01 am12:12 pm-7:37 am(22.7°)247,52147.5%
Mar 293:50 am1:05 pm-8:26 am(23.1°)249,77837.7%
Mar 304:32 am2:01 pm-9:15 am(24.6°)251,25028.5%
* All times are local time for Halifax. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. 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, Sun, Mar 24, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:25 amMon 5:56 pmMon 12:11 pmVery difficult to see
VenusMon 5:54 amMon 4:19 pmMon 11:06 amGood visibility
MarsSun 9:11 amMon 12:07 amSun 4:39 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 2:12 amMon 11:03 amMon 6:37 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 3:57 amMon 12:58 pmMon 8:27 amAverage visibility
UranusSun 8:14 amSun 9:50 pmSun 3:02 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneMon 6:38 amMon 5:54 pmMon 12:16 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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