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Moon: 64.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jun 21, 2018 at 5:16:51 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:29 am 55° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:03 pm 305° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:29 pm 93° East
Moonset Today: 1:59 am 271° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 34 minutes (+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

5:16 pm

Altitude

37.2°

Heading

267° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

15h 34m 13s

Change since

Yesterday: +1s

Winter: +6h 45m

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 – 5:29 am
Daylight5:29 am – 9:03 pm
Civil Twilight9:03 pm – 9:40 pm
Nautical Twilight9:40 pm – 10:29 pm
Astro. Twilight10:29 pm – 11:33 pm
Night11:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Jun 255:30 am9:03 pm15:33:33−0:161:16 pm (68.7°)94.485
Jun 265:30 am9:03 pm15:33:13−0:201:17 pm (68.7°)94.488
Jun 275:30 am9:03 pm15:32:47−0:251:17 pm (68.7°)94.492
* 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

5:16 pm

Altitude

26.0°

Heading

124° SE

Position

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

64.9%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Jun 25-3:55 am6:42 pm11:39 pm(26.7°)249,05495.9%
Jun 26-4:31 am7:40 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jun 27-5:11 am8:34 pm12:27 am(24.8°)250,47198.9%
* 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, Thu, Jun 21, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:40 amThu 10:22 pmThu 2:31 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 8:35 amThu 11:30 pmThu 4:03 pmGood visibility
MarsThu 11:35 pmFri 8:31 amFri 4:03 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 4:59 pmFri 3:02 amThu 10:00 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 9:13 pmFri 6:06 amFri 1:40 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 2:21 amFri 3:59 pmFri 9:10 amDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 12:46 amFri 12:01 pmFri 6:24 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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