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

Moon: 87.3%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 24, 2019 at 12:28:18 am


Sunrise Today: 7:41 am 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:11 pm 244° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 9:41 pm 83° East
Moonset Today: 10:03 am 280° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 30 minutes (+2m 13s)

Location of HalifaxLocation

Today's Sun Position in Halifax

Time:12:28 am
Altitude:-64.6°
Direction:1° N
Phase:Night

Day length today: 9h 30m 2s (Jan 24, 2019)

2 minutes, 13 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 23, 2019)

41 minutes, 25 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2018)

6 hours, 4 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Halifax Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:59 am
Astro. Twilight5:59 am – 6:34 am
Nautical Twilight6:34 am – 7:09 am
Civil Twilight7:09 am – 7:41 am
Daylight7:41 am – 5:11 pm
Civil Twilight5:11 pm – 5:43 pm
Nautical Twilight5:43 pm – 6:18 pm
Astro. Twilight6:18 pm – 6:53 pm
Night6:53 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Halifax - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 247:41 am5:11 pm9:30:02+2:1312:26 pm (26.2°)91.500
Jan 257:40 am5:12 pm9:32:17+2:1512:26 pm (26.5°)91.511
Jan 267:39 am5:14 pm9:34:36+2:1812:26 pm (26.7°)91.522
Jan 277:38 am5:15 pm9:36:57+2:2012:27 pm (27.0°)91.533
Jan 287:37 am5:17 pm9:39:20+2:2312:27 pm (27.2°)91.545
Jan 297:36 am5:18 pm9:41:45+2:2512:27 pm (27.5°)91.557
Jan 307:35 am5:19 pm9:44:13+2:2712:27 pm (27.8°)91.570
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Halifax - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 24-10:03 am9:41 pm3:21 am(53.5°)225,50486.3%
Jan 25-10:34 am10:55 pm4:13 am(48.1°)228,56376.9%
Jan 26-11:02 am-5:04 am(42.7°)232,10466.3%
Jan 2712:05 am11:30 am-5:52 am(37.6°)235,80355.2%
Jan 281:13 am12:00 pm-6:41 am(33.0°)239,39044.2%
Jan 292:19 am12:32 pm-7:29 am(29.2°)242,66833.8%
Jan 303:23 am1:07 pm-8:17 am(26.2°)245,51324.4%
* 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, Thu, Jan 24, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:42 amThu 4:43 pmThu 12:13 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 4:30 amThu 1:49 pmThu 9:10 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 10:29 amThu 11:26 pmThu 4:57 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 4:32 amThu 1:29 pmThu 9:01 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 6:33 amThu 3:28 pmThu 11:00 amDifficult to see
UranusThu 11:01 amFri 12:30 amThu 5:46 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 9:29 amThu 8:39 pmThu 3:04 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Halifax.

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