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Moon: 1.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 25, 2017 at 12:14:32 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:58 am 102° East
Sunset Today: 5:56 pm 258° West


Moonrise Today: 6:23 am 109° East
Moonset Today: 5:03 pm 253° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 58 minutes (+3m 1s)

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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

12:14 pm

Altitude

36.4°

Heading

176° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 58m 46s

Change since

Yesterday: +3m 1s

Winter: +2h 10m

Summer: -4h 35m

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 – 5:21 am
Astro. Twilight5:21 am – 5:55 am
Nautical Twilight5:55 am – 6:28 am
Civil Twilight6:28 am – 6:58 am
Daylight6:58 am – 5:56 pm
Civil Twilight5:56 pm – 6:26 pm
Nautical Twilight6:26 pm – 7:00 pm
Astro. Twilight7:00 pm – 7:34 pm
Night7:34 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 256:58 am5:56 pm10:58:46+3:0112:27 pm (36.5°)92.032
Feb 266:56 am5:58 pm11:01:48+3:0212:27 pm (36.9°)92.054
Feb 276:54 am5:59 pm11:04:51+3:0212:26 pm (37.3°)92.076
Feb 286:53 am6:01 pm11:07:54+3:0312:26 pm (37.7°)92.098
Mar 16:51 am6:02 pm11:10:58+3:0312:26 pm (38.1°)92.120
Mar 26:49 am6:03 pm11:14:02+3:0412:26 pm (38.4°)92.142
Mar 36:47 am6:05 pm11:17:07+3:0412:26 pm (38.8°)92.165
* 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

12:14 pm

Altitude

31.7°

Heading

190° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

1.1%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 256:23 am5:03 pm-11:40 am(32.2°)237,5261.1%
Feb 266:58 am6:11 pm-12:30 pm(36.0°)234,8450.0%
Feb 277:31 am7:20 pm-1:21 pm(40.3°)232,6111.5%
Feb 288:04 am8:31 pm-2:12 pm(45.0°)230,9395.7%
Mar 18:36 am9:42 pm-3:04 pm(49.8°)229,86912.5%
Mar 29:10 am10:53 pm-3:57 pm(54.3°)229,37721.4%
Mar 39:47 am--4:51 pm(58.1°)229,38932.0%
* 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, Sat, Feb 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:52 amSat 5:09 pmSat 12:00 noonDifficult to see
VenusSat 7:43 amSat 9:10 pmSat 2:27 pmFairly good visibility
MarsSat 8:33 amSat 9:45 pmSat 3:09 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 9:41 pmSun 8:47 amSun 3:14 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 3:04 amSun 12:02 pmSun 7:33 amAverage visiblity
UranusSat 8:38 amSat 9:47 pmSat 3:12 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 7:14 amSat 6:14 pmSat 12:44 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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