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

Moon: 12.3%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 29, 2017 at 6:37:30 am


Sunrise Today: 6:07 am 68° East
Sunset Today: 8:16 pm 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:51 am 64° Northeast


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 9 minutes (+2m 44s)

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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

6:37 am

Altitude

4.5°

Heading

74° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 9m 45s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 44s

Winter: +5h 21m

Summer: -1h 24m

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 – 4:12 am
Astro. Twilight4:12 am – 4:55 am
Nautical Twilight4:55 am – 5:35 am
Civil Twilight5:35 am – 6:07 am
Daylight6:07 am – 8:16 pm
Civil Twilight8:16 pm – 8:48 pm
Nautical Twilight8:48 pm – 9:28 pm
Astro. Twilight9:28 pm – 10:12 pm
Night10:12 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 296:07 am8:16 pm14:09:45+2:441:11 pm (60.0°)93.626
Apr 306:05 am8:18 pm14:12:27+2:421:11 pm (60.3°)93.649
May 16:04 am8:19 pm14:15:09+2:411:11 pm (60.6°)93.672
May 26:02 am8:20 pm14:17:49+2:401:11 pm (60.9°)93.695
May 36:01 am8:21 pm14:20:28+2:381:11 pm (61.2°)93.718
May 45:59 am8:22 pm14:23:04+2:361:11 pm (61.5°)93.740
May 55:58 am8:24 pm14:25:39+2:351:10 pm (61.8°)93.762
* 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

6:37 am

Altitude

-18.7°

Heading

39° NE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

12.3%

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 298:51 am--4:26 pm(63.7°)225,60215.7%
Apr 30-12:03 am9:48 am5:26 pm(64.1°)228,10225.6%
May 1-1:02 am10:50 am6:24 pm(63.0°)231,12136.7%
May 2-1:53 am11:55 am7:19 pm(60.8°)234,37248.1%
May 3-2:36 am1:01 pm8:11 pm(57.8°)237,61659.3%
May 4-3:13 am2:06 pm9:00 pm(54.1°)240,67669.6%
May 5-3:45 am3:10 pm9:47 pm(50.0°)243,44478.8%
* 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, Sat, Apr 29, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:39 amSat 6:53 pmSat 12:16 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSat 4:33 amSat 4:51 pmSat 10:42 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 7:20 amSat 10:34 pmSat 2:57 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSat 5:57 pmSun 5:24 amSat 11:41 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 12:04 amSat 9:01 amSat 4:33 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 5:38 amSat 6:57 pmSat 12:17 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 4:11 amSat 3:18 pmSat 9:44 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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