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Moon: 26.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jun 18, 2018 at 4:10:39 am


Sunrise Today: 5:28 am 55° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:02 pm 305° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:01 am 72° East
Moonset Today: 12:25 am 290° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 33 minutes (+14s)

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

4:10 am

Altitude

-11.1°

Heading

40° NE

Position

Nautical Twilight

Day length

15h 33m 57s

Change since

Yesterday: +14s

Winter: +6h 45m

Summer: -15s

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 – 2:58 am
Astro. Twilight2:58 am – 4:02 am
Nautical Twilight4:02 am – 4:51 am
Civil Twilight4:51 am – 5:28 am
Daylight5:28 am – 9:02 pm
Civil Twilight9:02 pm – 9:39 pm
Nautical Twilight9:39 pm – 10:28 pm
Astro. Twilight10:28 pm – 11:32 pm
Night11:32 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 185:28 am9:02 pm15:33:57+0:141:15 pm (68.8°)94.448
Jun 195:28 am9:02 pm15:34:07+0:091:15 pm (68.8°)94.454
Jun 205:28 am9:03 pm15:34:12+0:051:15 pm (68.8°)94.460
Jun 215:29 am9:03 pm15:34:13+0:011:16 pm (68.8°)94.466
Jun 225:29 am9:03 pm15:34:10−0:031:16 pm (68.8°)94.471
Jun 235:29 am9:03 pm15:34:02−0:071:16 pm (68.8°)94.476
Jun 245:29 am9:03 pm15:33:50−0:121:16 pm (68.8°)94.481
* 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.

June Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 7:07 am in Halifax. In terms of daylight, this day is 6 hours, 46 minutes longer than on December Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 201:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 217:07 am
September EquinoxSep 2210:54 pm
December SolsticeDec 216:23 pm
* 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 2018 Moon Phases

4:10 am

Altitude

-29.4°

Heading

336° N

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

26.7%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 18-12:25 am11:01 am6:06 pm(56.1°)230,18032.8%
Jun 19-1:00 am12:13 pm6:57 pm(51.4°)233,35844.2%
Jun 20-1:31 am1:22 pm7:46 pm(46.5°)236,60155.5%
Jun 21-1:59 am2:29 pm8:33 pm(41.7°)239,71666.2%
Jun 22-2:27 am3:35 pm9:19 pm(37.1°)242,57475.9%
Jun 23-2:54 am4:39 pm10:05 pm(32.9°)245,10184.2%
Jun 24-3:24 am5:41 pm10:51 pm(29.4°)247,26490.9%
* 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, Mon, Jun 18, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:24 amMon 10:13 pmMon 2:19 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 8:28 amMon 11:32 pmMon 4:00 pmGood visibility
MarsSun 11:48 pmMon 8:46 amMon 4:17 amPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 5:11 pmTue 3:14 amMon 10:13 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 9:30 pmMon 6:23 amMon 1:57 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 2:37 amMon 4:14 pmMon 9:25 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 1:02 amMon 12:17 pmMon 6:39 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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