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

Moon: 95.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Nov 21, 2018 at 3:59:26 am


Sunrise Today: 7:18 am 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:41 pm 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 4:12 pm 75° East
Moonset Today: 5:04 am 282° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 22 minutes (-2m 4s)

Location of HalifaxLocation

Today's Sun Position in Halifax

Time:3:59 am
Altitude:-35.1°
Direction:84° E
Phase:Night

Day length today: 9h 22m 13s (Nov 21, 2018)

2 minutes, 4 seconds shorter than yesterday (Nov 20, 2018)

33 minutes, 36 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

6 hours, 12 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Halifax Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:36 am
Astro. Twilight5:36 am – 6:11 am
Nautical Twilight6:11 am – 6:46 am
Civil Twilight6:46 am – 7:18 am
Daylight7:18 am – 4:41 pm
Civil Twilight4:41 pm – 5:13 pm
Nautical Twilight5:13 pm – 5:48 pm
Astro. Twilight5:48 pm – 6:23 pm
Night6:23 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
NovSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Nov 217:18 am4:41 pm9:22:13−2:0412:00 pm (25.4°)91.822
Nov 227:20 am4:40 pm9:20:11−2:0112:00 pm (25.2°)91.803
Nov 237:21 am4:39 pm9:18:12−1:5812:00 pm (25.0°)91.785
Nov 247:22 am4:38 pm9:16:17−1:5512:00 pm (24.8°)91.768
Nov 257:23 am4:38 pm9:14:24−1:5212:01 pm (24.6°)91.751
Nov 267:25 am4:37 pm9:12:35−1:4912:01 pm (24.4°)91.734
Nov 277:26 am4:37 pm9:10:49−1:4512:01 pm (24.2°)91.718
* All times are local time for Halifax. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Halifax

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
NovMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Nov 21-5:04 am4:12 pm11:07 pm(56.7°)234,46698.3%
Nov 22-6:14 am4:45 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Nov 23-7:26 am5:24 pm12:00 am(60.8°)231,75699.9%
Nov 24-8:37 am6:11 pm12:56 am(64.0°)229,67798.7%
Nov 25-9:44 am7:07 pm1:55 am(65.9°)228,35594.7%
Nov 26-10:44 am8:10 pm2:56 am(66.4°)227,82388.0%
Nov 27-11:37 am9:20 pm3:56 am(65.3°)228,01879.0%
* All times are local time for Halifax. 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, Nov 21, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:29 amWed 5:14 pmWed 12:51 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 4:25 amWed 3:09 pmWed 9:47 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 1:19 pmWed 11:52 pmWed 6:35 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 7:37 amWed 4:54 pmWed 12:15 pmExtremely difficult to see
SaturnWed 10:15 amWed 7:06 pmWed 2:41 pmAverage visibility
UranusWed 3:15 pmThu 4:45 amWed 10:00 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 1:38 pmThu 12:45 amWed 7:12 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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