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

Moon: 82.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 22, 2019 at 9:57:39 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:39 am 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:42 pm 300° Northwest


Moonset Today: 8:42 am 238° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 3 minutes (+1m 57s)

Location of HalifaxLocation

Today's Sun Position in Halifax

Time:9:57 pm
Altitude:-11.4°
Direction:314° NW
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 15h 3m 20s (May 22, 2019)

1 minute, 57 seconds longer than yesterday (May 21, 2019)

6 hours, 14 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

30 minutes, 53 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Halifax Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:26 am
Astro. Twilight3:26 am – 4:20 am
Nautical Twilight4:20 am – 5:04 am
Civil Twilight5:04 am – 5:39 am
Daylight5:39 am – 8:42 pm
Civil Twilight8:42 pm – 9:17 pm
Nautical Twilight9:17 pm – 10:02 pm
Astro. Twilight10:02 pm – 10:56 pm
Night10:56 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 225:39 am8:42 pm15:03:20+1:571:10 pm (65.8°)94.097
May 235:38 am8:43 pm15:05:15+1:541:11 pm (66.0°)94.116
May 245:37 am8:44 pm15:07:06+1:511:11 pm (66.2°)94.133
May 255:37 am8:45 pm15:08:55+1:481:11 pm (66.3°)94.151
May 265:36 am8:46 pm15:10:40+1:451:11 pm (66.5°)94.168
May 275:35 am8:47 pm15:12:22+1:421:11 pm (66.7°)94.185
May 285:34 am8:48 pm15:14:01+1:381:11 pm (66.8°)94.202
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 22-8:42 am-4:08 am(22.2°)244,69487.6%
May 2312:24 am9:37 am-5:00 am(22.8°)247,23780.1%
May 241:06 am10:35 am-5:49 am(24.5°)249,25671.5%
May 251:42 am11:35 am-6:36 am(27.2°)250,58562.2%
May 262:13 am12:35 pm-7:21 am(30.5°)251,11352.6%
May 272:39 am1:36 pm-8:04 am(34.5°)250,79542.8%
May 283:04 am2:37 pm-8:46 am(38.9°)249,65533.3%
* 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 22, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:44 amThu 9:00 pmThu 1:21 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 4:45 amThu 6:41 pmThu 11:42 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 7:42 amWed 11:23 pmWed 3:32 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 10:10 pmThu 7:02 amThu 2:36 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 12:07 amThu 9:09 amThu 4:38 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 4:26 amThu 6:12 pmThu 11:19 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneThu 2:49 amThu 2:10 pmThu 8:30 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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