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

Moon: 7.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 25, 2017 at 3:56:31 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:53 am 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:47 pm 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:25 am 73° East
Moonset Today: 10:18 pm 283° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 54 minutes (-2m 5s)

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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

3:56 pm

Altitude

49.1°

Heading

245° SW

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 54m 25s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 5s

Winter: +6h 5m

Summer: -39m 47s

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 – 3:43 am
Astro. Twilight3:43 am – 4:35 am
Nautical Twilight4:35 am – 5:18 am
Civil Twilight5:18 am – 5:53 am
Daylight5:53 am – 8:47 pm
Civil Twilight8:47 pm – 9:21 pm
Nautical Twilight9:21 pm – 10:05 pm
Astro. Twilight10:05 pm – 10:56 pm
Night10:56 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 255:53 am8:47 pm14:54:25−2:051:20 pm (64.9°)94.416
Jul 265:54 am8:46 pm14:52:16−2:081:20 pm (64.6°)94.406
Jul 275:55 am8:45 pm14:50:05−2:101:20 pm (64.4°)94.396
Jul 285:56 am8:44 pm14:47:52−2:131:20 pm (64.2°)94.386
Jul 295:57 am8:43 pm14:45:37−2:151:20 pm (63.9°)94.375
Jul 305:58 am8:42 pm14:43:19−2:171:20 pm (63.7°)94.363
Jul 315:59 am8:40 pm14:40:59−2:191:20 pm (63.5°)94.351
* All times are local time for Halifax. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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

3:56 pm

Altitude

54.9°

Heading

192° S

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

7.6%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 258:25 am10:18 pm-3:26 pm(55.5°)232,1207.5%
Jul 269:34 am10:50 pm-4:17 pm(51.2°)235,78414.6%
Jul 2710:41 am11:20 pm-5:05 pm(46.7°)239,56123.2%
Jul 2811:46 am11:48 pm-5:51 pm(42.3°)243,14432.8%
Jul 2912:48 pm--6:36 pm(38.1°)246,27942.9%
Jul 30-12:16 am1:49 pm7:20 pm(34.3°)248,77752.9%
Jul 31-12:45 am2:48 pm8:05 pm(31.0°)250,52262.7%
* All times are local time for Halifax. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Tue, Jul 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:17 amTue 9:54 pmTue 3:06 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 2:55 amTue 6:05 pmTue 10:30 amGood visibility
MarsTue 5:53 amTue 8:53 pmTue 1:23 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterTue 12:19 pmTue 11:42 pmTue 6:00 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 5:54 pmWed 2:52 amTue 10:23 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 11:59 pmWed 1:27 pmWed 6:43 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 10:25 pmWed 9:33 amWed 3:59 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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