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

Moon: 39.7%
Waxing Crescent
Current Time: Apr 14, 2024 at 3:06:10 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:30 am 76° East
Sunset Today: 7:58 pm 285° West
Moonrise Today: 10:22 am 48° Northeast
Moonset Today: 2:20 am 312° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 28 minutes (+2m 58s)
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Today's Sun Position in Halifax

Time:3:06 pm
Altitude:47.6°
Direction:223° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 27m 40s (Apr 14, 2024)

2 minutes, 58 seconds longer than yesterday (Apr 13, 2024)

4 hours, 39 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2023)

2 hours, 6 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Halifax Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:44 am
Astro. Twilight4:44 am – 5:23 am
Nautical Twilight5:23 am – 6:00 am
Civil Twilight6:00 am – 6:30 am
Daylight6:30 am – 7:58 pm
Civil Twilight7:58 pm – 8:29 pm
Nautical Twilight8:29 pm – 9:06 pm
Astro. Twilight9:06 pm – 9:45 pm
Night9:45 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Apr 146:30 am7:58 pm13:27:40+2:581:14 pm (55.1°)93.250
Apr 156:29 am7:59 pm13:30:38+2:581:14 pm (55.5°)93.275
Apr 166:27 am8:01 pm13:33:36+2:571:13 pm (55.8°)93.300
Apr 176:25 am8:02 pm13:36:33+2:561:13 pm (56.2°)93.326
Apr 186:24 am8:03 pm13:39:28+2:551:13 pm (56.5°)93.351
Apr 196:22 am8:04 pm13:42:23+2:541:13 pm (56.9°)93.376
Apr 206:20 am8:06 pm13:45:17+2:541:13 pm (57.2°)93.401
* All times are local time for Halifax. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Halifax

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 14-2:20 am10:22 am6:48 pm(72.9°)243,01641.2%
Apr 15-3:07 am11:27 am7:41 pm(70.7°)246,24851.6%
Apr 16-3:44 am12:34 pm8:30 pm(67.2°)248,81461.6%
Apr 17-4:12 am1:42 pm9:15 pm(62.7°)250,63470.9%
Apr 18-4:34 am2:47 pm9:57 pm(57.6°)251,69679.3%
Apr 19-4:53 am3:52 pm10:37 pm(52.1°)252,04386.6%
Apr 20-5:10 am4:55 pm11:16 pm(46.3°)251,75592.5%
* All times are local time for Halifax. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. 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, Sun, Apr 14, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:14 amSun 7:33 pmSun 12:54 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 6:10 amSun 6:43 pmSun 12:26 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 5:19 amSun 4:36 pmSun 10:57 amAverage visibility
JupiterSun 7:40 amSun 10:06 pmSun 2:53 pmAverage visibility
SaturnSun 5:16 amSun 4:21 pmSun 10:49 amAverage visibility
UranusSun 7:40 amSun 10:13 pmSun 2:57 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneSun 5:42 amSun 5:32 pmSun 11:37 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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