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Moon: 7.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 23, 2017 at 9:54:02 am


Sunrise Today: 5:38 am 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:44 pm 301° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:31 am 81° East
Moonset Today: 6:00 pm 282° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 6 minutes (+1m 53s)

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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

9:54 am

Altitude

43.1°

Heading

104° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

15h 6m 8s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 53s

Winter: +6h 17m

Summer: -28m 4s

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 – 3:24 am
Astro. Twilight3:24 am – 4:18 am
Nautical Twilight4:18 am – 5:03 am
Civil Twilight5:03 am – 5:38 am
Daylight5:38 am – 8:44 pm
Civil Twilight8:44 pm – 9:19 pm
Nautical Twilight9:19 pm – 10:04 pm
Astro. Twilight10:04 pm – 10:59 pm
Night10:59 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 235:38 am8:44 pm15:06:08+1:531:11 pm (66.1°)94.128
May 245:37 am8:45 pm15:07:58+1:501:11 pm (66.2°)94.145
May 255:36 am8:46 pm15:09:45+1:461:11 pm (66.4°)94.162
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
* 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

9:54 am

Altitude

48.8°

Heading

151° SE

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

7.9%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 234:31 am6:00 pm-11:10 am(52.4°)225,4797.6%
May 245:07 am7:16 pm-12:06 pm(56.9°)223,1812.4%
May 255:49 am8:31 pm-1:06 pm(60.6°)222,0490.2%
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%
* 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, Tue, May 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:47 amTue 6:23 pmTue 11:34 amDifficult to see
VenusTue 3:50 amTue 4:39 pmTue 10:14 amGreat visibility
MarsTue 6:45 amTue 10:21 pmTue 2:33 pmDifficult to see
JupiterTue 4:13 pmWed 3:45 amTue 9:59 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 10:20 pmWed 7:18 amWed 2:49 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 4:07 amTue 5:29 pmTue 10:48 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 2:37 amTue 1:46 pmTue 8:12 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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