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

Moon: 97.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 22, 2019 at 6:35:23 am


Sunrise Today: 7:43 am 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:08 pm 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 7:08 pm 69° East
Moonset Today: 8:51 am 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 25 minutes (+2m 7s)

Location of HalifaxLocation

Today's Sun Position in Halifax

Time:6:35 am
Altitude:-12.1°
Direction:106° E
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 9h 25m 38s (Jan 22, 2019)

2 minutes, 7 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 21, 2019)

37 minutes, 1 second longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

6 hours, 8 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Halifax Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:01 am
Astro. Twilight6:01 am – 6:35 am
Nautical Twilight6:35 am – 7:11 am
Civil Twilight7:11 am – 7:43 am
Daylight7:43 am – 5:08 pm
Civil Twilight5:08 pm – 5:40 pm
Nautical Twilight5:40 pm – 6:16 pm
Astro. Twilight6:16 pm – 6:51 pm
Night6:51 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 227:43 am5:08 pm9:25:38+2:0712:25 pm (25.7°)91.481
Jan 237:42 am5:10 pm9:27:48+2:1012:26 pm (26.0°)91.491
Jan 247:41 am5:11 pm9:30:02+2:1312:26 pm (26.2°)91.500
Jan 257:40 am5:12 pm9:32:17+2:1512:26 pm (26.5°)91.511
Jan 267:39 am5:14 pm9:34:36+2:1812:26 pm (26.7°)91.522
Jan 277:38 am5:15 pm9:36:57+2:2012:27 pm (27.0°)91.533
Jan 287:37 am5:17 pm9:39:20+2:2312:27 pm (27.2°)91.545
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 22-8:51 am7:08 pm1:25 am(62.6°)222,13798.4%
Jan 23-9:30 am8:26 pm2:25 am(58.5°)223,26493.7%
Jan 24-10:03 am9:41 pm3:21 am(53.5°)225,50486.3%
Jan 25-10:34 am10:55 pm4:13 am(48.1°)228,56376.9%
Jan 26-11:02 am-5:04 am(42.7°)232,10466.3%
Jan 2712:05 am11:30 am-5:52 am(37.6°)235,80355.2%
Jan 281:13 am12:00 pm-6:41 am(33.0°)239,39044.2%
* 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, Tue, Jan 22, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:39 amTue 4:34 pmTue 12:06 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 4:27 amTue 1:49 pmTue 9:08 amGreat visibility
MarsTue 10:34 amTue 11:27 pmTue 5:00 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 4:39 amTue 1:36 pmTue 9:07 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 6:40 amTue 3:35 pmTue 11:07 amDifficult to see
UranusTue 11:09 amWed 12:38 amTue 5:53 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 9:37 amTue 8:46 pmTue 3:11 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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