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

Moon: 34.8%
Waning Crescent

Current Time: Oct 22, 2019 at 6:44:06 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:38 am 105° East
Sunset Today: 6:18 pm 255° West


Moonrise Today: 12:23 am 60° Northeast
Moonset Today: 3:43 pm 297° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 40 minutes (-2m 55s)

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Today's Sun Position in Halifax

Time:6:44 pm
Altitude:-5.3°
Direction:259° W
Phase:Civil Twilight

Day length today: 10h 40m 44s (Oct 22, 2019)

2 minutes, 55 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 21, 2019)

1 hour, 51 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

4 hours, 53 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Halifax Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:00 am
Astro. Twilight6:00 am – 6:34 am
Nautical Twilight6:34 am – 7:08 am
Civil Twilight7:08 am – 7:38 am
Daylight7:38 am – 6:18 pm
Civil Twilight6:18 pm – 6:48 pm
Nautical Twilight6:48 pm – 7:22 pm
Astro. Twilight7:22 pm – 7:55 pm
Night7:55 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 227:38 am6:18 pm10:40:14−2:5512:58 pm (34.3°)92.513
Oct 237:39 am6:16 pm10:37:19−2:5412:58 pm (33.9°)92.488
Oct 247:40 am6:15 pm10:34:24−2:5412:58 pm (33.6°)92.463
Oct 257:42 am6:13 pm10:31:31−2:5312:58 pm (33.2°)92.438
Oct 267:43 am6:12 pm10:28:39−2:5212:58 pm (32.9°)92.413
Oct 277:44 am6:10 pm10:25:47−2:5112:58 pm (32.5°)92.388
Oct 287:46 am6:09 pm10:22:57−2:5012:58 pm (32.2°)92.363
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 2212:23 am3:43 pm-8:07 am(64.9°)230,76839.7%
Oct 231:35 am4:20 pm-9:03 am(61.2°)228,22128.4%
Oct 242:51 am4:53 pm-9:58 am(56.4°)226,17318.2%
Oct 254:08 am5:23 pm-10:52 am(50.8°)224,8719.7%
Oct 265:26 am5:52 pm-11:45 am(44.7°)224,5233.6%
Oct 276:44 am6:21 pm-12:38 pm(38.7°)225,2470.5%
Oct 288:02 am6:52 pm-1:32 pm(33.1°)227,0400.6%
* 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, Tue, Oct 22, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 9:59 amTue 7:02 pmTue 2:31 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 9:16 amTue 7:04 pmTue 2:10 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 6:08 amWed 5:41 pmWed 11:54 amDifficult to see
JupiterTue 12:09 pmTue 8:58 pmTue 4:34 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 1:48 pmTue 10:41 pmTue 6:14 pmAverage visibility
UranusWed 6:22 pmThu 8:09 amThu 1:15 amAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 4:43 pmWed 3:57 amTue 10:20 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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