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Moon: 15.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 22, 2017 at 3:55:01 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:03 am 103° East
Sunset Today: 5:52 pm 257° West


Moonrise Today: 4:17 am 117° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:00 pm 243° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 49 minutes (+2m 59s)

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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

3:55 pm

Altitude

18.2°

Heading

235° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 49m 43s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 59s

Winter: +2h 1m

Summer: -4h 44m

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 – 5:26 am
Astro. Twilight5:26 am – 5:59 am
Nautical Twilight5:59 am – 6:33 am
Civil Twilight6:33 am – 7:03 am
Daylight7:03 am – 5:52 pm
Civil Twilight5:52 pm – 6:22 pm
Nautical Twilight6:22 pm – 6:56 pm
Astro. Twilight6:56 pm – 7:30 pm
Night7:30 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 227:03 am5:52 pm10:49:43+2:5912:27 pm (35.4°)91.967
Feb 237:01 am5:54 pm10:52:43+3:0012:27 pm (35.8°)91.989
Feb 246:59 am5:55 pm10:55:44+3:0112:27 pm (36.2°)92.010
Feb 256:58 am5:56 pm10:58:46+3:0112:27 pm (36.5°)92.032
Feb 266:56 am5:58 pm11:01:48+3:0212:27 pm (36.9°)92.054
Feb 276:54 am5:59 pm11:04:51+3:0212:26 pm (37.3°)92.076
Feb 286:53 am6:01 pm11:07:54+3:0312:26 pm (37.7°)92.098
* All times are local time for Halifax. 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

3:55 pm

Altitude

-19.5°

Heading

262° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

15.1%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 224:17 am2:00 pm-9:08 am(25.9°)246,22717.2%
Feb 235:03 am2:56 pm-9:58 am(27.1°)243,45510.1%
Feb 245:45 am3:58 pm-10:49 am(29.2°)240,4724.6%
Feb 256:23 am5:03 pm-11:40 am(32.2°)237,5261.1%
Feb 266:58 am6:11 pm-12:30 pm(36.0°)234,8450.0%
Feb 277:31 am7:20 pm-1:21 pm(40.3°)232,6111.5%
Feb 288:04 am8:31 pm-2:12 pm(45.0°)230,9395.7%
* All times are local time for Halifax. 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, Feb 22, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:52 amWed 4:53 pmWed 11:52 amDifficult to see
VenusWed 7:56 amWed 9:16 pmWed 2:36 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 8:40 amWed 9:45 pmWed 3:12 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 9:54 pmThu 8:59 amThu 3:26 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 3:15 amThu 12:13 pmThu 7:44 amAverage visiblity
UranusWed 8:50 amWed 9:58 pmWed 3:24 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 7:25 amWed 6:26 pmWed 12:55 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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