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Moon: 40.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 19, 2017 at 5:18:14 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:08 am 105° East
Sunset Today: 5:49 pm 255° West


Moonrise Today: 1:41 am 113° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:43 am 246° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 40 minutes (+2m 57s)

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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

5:18 pm

Altitude

4.5°

Heading

250° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 40m 44s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 57s

Winter: +1h 52m

Summer: -4h 53m

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 – 5:31 am
Astro. Twilight5:31 am – 6:04 am
Nautical Twilight6:04 am – 6:38 am
Civil Twilight6:38 am – 7:08 am
Daylight7:08 am – 5:49 pm
Civil Twilight5:49 pm – 6:18 pm
Nautical Twilight6:18 pm – 6:53 pm
Astro. Twilight6:53 pm – 7:26 pm
Night7:26 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 197:08 am5:49 pm10:40:44+2:5712:28 pm (34.3°)91.905
Feb 207:06 am5:50 pm10:43:42+2:5812:28 pm (34.7°)91.925
Feb 217:05 am5:52 pm10:46:41+2:5912:28 pm (35.1°)91.946
Feb 227:03 am5:53 pm10:49:41+2:5912:28 pm (35.4°)91.967
Feb 237:02 am5:54 pm10:52:42+3:0012:28 pm (35.8°)91.989
Feb 247:00 am5:56 pm10:55:43+3:0112:27 pm (36.2°)92.010
Feb 256:58 am5:57 pm10:58:44+3:0112:27 pm (36.5°)92.032
* All times are local time for Halifax. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 207:29 am
June SolsticeJun 211:24 am
September EquinoxSep 225:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2112:28 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 2017 Moon Phases

5:18 pm

Altitude

-55.3°

Heading

313° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

40.1%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 191:41 am11:43 am-6:44 am(28.2°)251,13844.2%
Feb 202:36 am12:23 pm-7:31 am(26.6°)250,23834.6%
Feb 213:28 am1:09 pm-8:19 am(25.8°)248,55425.5%
Feb 224:18 am2:00 pm-9:08 am(25.9°)246,22717.2%
Feb 235:03 am2:57 pm-9:59 am(27.0°)243,45510.1%
Feb 245:45 am3:58 pm-10:49 am(29.1°)240,4724.6%
Feb 256:23 am5:03 pm-11:40 am(32.1°)237,5261.1%
* All times are local time for Halifax. 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, Feb 19, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:52 amMon 4:44 pmMon 11:47 amDifficult to see
VenusSun 8:09 amSun 9:21 pmSun 2:45 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 8:48 amSun 9:45 pmSun 3:16 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 10:07 pmMon 9:12 amMon 3:39 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 3:27 amMon 12:24 pmMon 7:55 amAverage visiblity
UranusSun 9:02 amSun 10:09 pmSun 3:36 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 7:37 amSun 6:37 pmSun 1:07 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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