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Moon: 0.3%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Jul 22, 2017 at 8:08:16 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:50 am 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:50 pm 300° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:56 am 63° Northeast
Moonset Today: 8:10 pm 297° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours (-1m 57s)

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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

8:08 pm

Altitude

6.1°

Heading

292° NW

Position

Daylight

Day length

15h 34s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 57s

Winter: +6h 11m

Summer: -33m 38s

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 – 3:37 am
Astro. Twilight3:37 am – 4:30 am
Nautical Twilight4:30 am – 5:15 am
Civil Twilight5:15 am – 5:50 am
Daylight5:50 am – 8:50 pm
Civil Twilight8:50 pm – 9:25 pm
Nautical Twilight9:25 pm – 10:09 pm
Astro. Twilight10:09 pm – 11:02 pm
Night11:02 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 225:50 am8:50 pm15:00:34−1:571:20 pm (65.5°)94.441
Jul 235:51 am8:49 pm14:58:34−2:001:20 pm (65.3°)94.433
Jul 245:52 am8:48 pm14:56:30−2:031:20 pm (65.1°)94.425
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
* 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

8:08 pm

Altitude

0.0°

Heading

296° NW

Position

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.3%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 224:56 am8:10 pm-12:34 pm(64.0°)224,8980.9%
Jul 236:03 am9:00 pm-1:35 pm(62.2°)226,4110.1%
Jul 247:14 am9:42 pm-2:32 pm(59.3°)228,8952.5%
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%
* 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, Sat, Jul 22, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 8:08 amSat 10:00 pmSat 3:05 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 2:55 amSun 6:02 pmSun 10:28 amGood visibility
MarsSat 5:55 amSat 8:59 pmSat 1:27 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
JupiterSat 12:29 pmSat 11:53 pmSat 6:11 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 6:06 pmSun 3:05 amSat 10:36 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 12:11 amSun 1:39 pmSun 6:55 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 10:37 pmSun 9:45 amSun 4:11 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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