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

Moon: 99.8%
Full Moon

Current Time: Apr 7, 2020 at 11:58:31 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:43 am 79° East
Sunset Today: 7:49 pm 281° West


Moonrise Today: 7:22 pm 93° East
Moonset Today: 6:51 am 272° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 7 minutes (+3m 2s)

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Today's Sun Position in Halifax

Time:11:58 pm
Altitude:-35.1°
Direction:336° N
Phase:Night

Day length today: 13h 6m 30s (Apr 7, 2020)

3 minutes, 2 seconds longer than yesterday (Apr 6, 2020)

4 hours, 17 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2019)

2 hours, 27 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Halifax Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:00 am
Astro. Twilight5:00 am – 5:37 am
Nautical Twilight5:37 am – 6:13 am
Civil Twilight6:13 am – 6:43 am
Daylight6:43 am – 7:49 pm
Civil Twilight7:49 pm – 8:19 pm
Nautical Twilight8:19 pm – 8:55 pm
Astro. Twilight8:55 pm – 9:33 pm
Night9:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 76:43 am7:49 pm13:06:30+3:021:16 pm (52.5°)93.064
Apr 86:41 am7:51 pm13:09:32+3:021:15 pm (52.9°)93.091
Apr 96:39 am7:52 pm13:12:34+3:011:15 pm (53.3°)93.118
Apr 106:38 am7:53 pm13:15:35+3:011:15 pm (53.6°)93.144
Apr 116:36 am7:54 pm13:18:36+3:001:15 pm (54.0°)93.171
Apr 126:34 am7:56 pm13:21:36+3:001:14 pm (54.4°)93.198
Apr 136:32 am7:57 pm13:24:35+2:591:14 pm (54.7°)93.225
* 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
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 7-6:51 am7:22 pm12:33 am(47.7°)221,99998.4%
Apr 8-7:20 am8:43 pm1:27 am(41.2°)221,88699.8%
Apr 9-7:49 am10:03 pm2:22 am(35.1°)223,08698.0%
Apr 10-8:22 am11:21 pm3:17 am(29.6°)225,47093.1%
Apr 11-9:00 am-4:14 am(25.2°)228,77185.7%
Apr 1212:34 am9:43 am-5:11 am(22.3°)232,64476.5%
Apr 131:40 am10:34 am-6:08 am(20.9°)236,72166.3%
* 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, Tue, Apr 7, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:06 amWed 5:43 pmWed 11:54 amDifficult to see
VenusTue 8:18 amWed 12:04 amTue 4:11 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 4:00 amWed 1:20 pmWed 8:40 amAverage visibility
JupiterWed 3:21 amWed 12:27 pmWed 7:54 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 3:40 amWed 12:57 pmWed 8:18 amAverage visibility
UranusWed 7:23 amWed 9:13 pmWed 2:18 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 5:46 amWed 5:10 pmWed 11:28 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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