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

Moon: 68.7%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jan 30, 2023 at 8:51:21 am
Sunrise Today: 7:35 am 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:19 pm 246° West
Moonrise Today: 12:02 pm 57° Northeast
Moonset Today: 2:55 am 301° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 44 minutes (+2m 27s)
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Today's Sun Position in Halifax

Time:8:51 am
Altitude:10.7°
Direction:128° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 9h 44m 16s (Jan 30, 2023)

2 minutes, 27 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 29, 2023)

55 minutes, 40 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2022)

5 hours, 49 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Halifax Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:55 am
Astro. Twilight5:55 am – 6:29 am
Nautical Twilight6:29 am – 7:04 am
Civil Twilight7:04 am – 7:35 am
Daylight7:35 am – 5:19 pm
Civil Twilight5:19 pm – 5:51 pm
Nautical Twilight5:51 pm – 6:26 pm
Astro. Twilight6:26 pm – 7:00 pm
Night7:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2023Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 307:35 am5:19 pm9:44:16+2:2712:27 pm (27.8°)91.568
Jan 317:34 am5:21 pm9:46:46+2:2912:27 pm (28.1°)91.580
Feb 17:33 am5:22 pm9:49:18+2:3212:27 pm (28.3°)91.593
Feb 27:32 am5:24 pm9:51:52+2:3312:27 pm (28.6°)91.605
Feb 37:31 am5:25 pm9:54:28+2:3512:28 pm (28.9°)91.619
Feb 47:29 am5:26 pm9:57:05+2:3712:28 pm (29.2°)91.632
Feb 57:28 am5:28 pm9:59:45+2:3912:28 pm (29.5°)91.647
* 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 2023 Moon Phases

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2023Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 30-2:55 am12:02 pm7:56 pm(69.1°)247,76072.8%
Jan 31-4:01 am12:37 pm8:47 pm(71.5°)249,85781.1%
Feb 1-5:03 am1:19 pm9:38 pm(72.6°)251,32888.1%
Feb 2-5:58 am2:10 pm10:29 pm(72.2°)252,21193.6%
Feb 3-6:45 am3:07 pm11:19 pm(70.6°)252,56197.5%
Feb 4-7:23 am4:10 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Feb 5-7:53 am5:15 pm12:07 am(67.7°)252,43899.5%
* 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, Mon, Jan 30, 2023
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:11 amMon 3:14 pmMon 10:42 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 8:45 amMon 7:21 pmMon 2:03 pmFairly good visibility
MarsMon 12:15 pmTue 3:57 amMon 8:06 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 9:51 amMon 10:05 pmMon 3:58 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 8:24 amMon 6:34 pmMon 1:29 pmDifficult to see
UranusMon 11:17 amTue 1:33 amMon 6:25 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 9:25 amMon 9:01 pmMon 3:13 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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