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

Moon: 2.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: May 26, 2017 at 11:41:13 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:35 am 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:47 pm 302° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 6:37 am 65° Northeast
Moonset Today: 9:44 pm 297° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 11 minutes (+1m 43s)

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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

11:41 pm

Altitude

-20.9°

Heading

338° N

Position

Night

Day length

15h 11m 29s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 43s

Winter: +6h 22m

Summer: -22m 43s

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 – 3:19 am
Astro. Twilight3:19 am – 4:14 am
Nautical Twilight4:14 am – 5:00 am
Civil Twilight5:00 am – 5:35 am
Daylight5:35 am – 8:47 pm
Civil Twilight8:47 pm – 9:22 pm
Nautical Twilight9:22 pm – 10:08 pm
Astro. Twilight10:08 pm – 11:04 pm
Night11:04 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 265:35 am8:47 pm15:11:29+1:431:11 pm (66.6°)94.179
May 275:35 am8:48 pm15:13:09+1:401:11 pm (66.8°)94.195
May 285:34 am8:49 pm15:14:46+1:371:11 pm (66.9°)94.210
May 295:33 am8:50 pm15:16:20+1:331:11 pm (67.1°)94.225
May 305:33 am8:51 pm15:17:50+1:301:11 pm (67.2°)94.240
May 315:32 am8:51 pm15:19:17+1:261:12 pm (67.4°)94.254
Jun 15:32 am8:52 pm15:20:40+1:221:12 pm (67.5°)94.267
* 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

11:41 pm

Altitude

-16.6°

Heading

318° NW

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

2.7%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 266:37 am9:44 pm-2:07 pm(63.2°)222,2211.4%
May 277:32 am10:49 pm-3:10 pm(64.2°)223,6665.8%
May 288:33 am11:46 pm-4:11 pm(63.8°)226,19413.0%
May 299:40 am--5:10 pm(62.1°)229,50022.2%
May 30-12:34 am10:48 am6:05 pm(59.2°)233,23632.7%
May 31-1:14 am11:55 am6:57 pm(55.6°)237,06943.6%
Jun 1-1:48 am1:01 pm7:45 pm(51.6°)240,72754.5%
* 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, Fri, May 26, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:43 amSat 6:36 pmSat 11:39 amDifficult to see
VenusSat 3:44 amSat 4:41 pmSat 10:12 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 6:40 amSat 10:18 pmSat 2:29 pmDifficult to see
JupiterFri 4:00 pmSat 3:33 amFri 9:47 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 10:03 pmSun 7:01 amSun 2:32 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 3:51 amSat 5:14 pmSat 10:33 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 2:22 amSat 1:30 pmSat 7:56 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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