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

Moon: 21.7%
Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 27, 2020 at 6:58:21 am


Sunrise Today: 5:34 am 58° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:48 pm 302° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:43 am 58° Northeast
Moonset Today: 12:36 am 303° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 14 minutes (+1m 39s)

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Today's Sun Position in Halifax

Time:6:58 am
Altitude:12.7°
Direction:72° E
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 15h 13m 38s (May 27, 2020)

1 minute, 39 seconds longer than yesterday (May 26, 2020)

6 hours, 25 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2019)

20 minutes, 35 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Halifax Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:17 am
Astro. Twilight3:17 am – 4:13 am
Nautical Twilight4:13 am – 4:59 am
Civil Twilight4:59 am – 5:34 am
Daylight5:34 am – 8:48 pm
Civil Twilight8:48 pm – 9:24 pm
Nautical Twilight9:24 pm – 10:10 pm
Astro. Twilight10:10 pm – 11:07 pm
Night11:07 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 275:34 am8:48 pm15:13:38+1:391:11 pm (66.8°)94.200
May 285:34 am8:49 pm15:15:14+1:361:11 pm (67.0°)94.215
May 295:33 am8:50 pm15:16:47+1:321:11 pm (67.1°)94.229
May 305:33 am8:51 pm15:18:16+1:291:11 pm (67.3°)94.244
May 315:32 am8:52 pm15:19:41+1:251:12 pm (67.4°)94.258
Jun 15:31 am8:53 pm15:21:03+1:221:12 pm (67.5°)94.271
Jun 25:31 am8:53 pm15:22:22+1:181:12 pm (67.7°)94.285
* 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 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 27-12:36 am9:43 am5:35 pm(66.5°)236,26425.7%
May 28-1:18 am10:52 am6:29 pm(63.1°)233,95636.3%
May 29-1:54 am12:05 pm7:21 pm(58.6°)231,73647.7%
May 30-2:25 am1:19 pm8:13 pm(53.2°)229,71159.5%
May 31-2:53 am2:35 pm9:03 pm(47.2°)228,03170.9%
Jun 1-3:19 am3:51 pm9:54 pm(41.1°)226,87281.3%
Jun 2-3:45 am5:08 pm10:46 pm(35.0°)226,40989.8%
* 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, Wed, May 27, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:46 amWed 10:43 pmWed 2:45 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 6:05 amWed 9:48 pmWed 1:57 pmNot visible
MarsWed 2:18 amWed 1:03 pmWed 7:40 amAverage visibility
JupiterWed 12:15 amWed 9:23 amWed 4:49 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 12:30 amWed 9:48 amWed 5:09 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 4:17 amWed 6:15 pmWed 11:16 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneWed 2:36 amWed 2:04 pmWed 8:20 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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