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Halifax, Canada

Halifax is a large place in the region of Nova Scotia in Canada with a population of approximately 359,111 people and is one of the largest places in Canada. Find all facts and information about Halifax.

Facts and figures on Halifax at a glance

Name: Halifax (Halifax)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 359,111 people
Region name (Level 1): Nova Scotia
Country: Canada
Continent: North America

Halifax is located in the region of Nova Scotia and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Halifax to Canada's capital Ottawa (Ottawa) is approximately 958 km / 596 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Halifax to the largest places in Canada.

Facts and figures about Halifax
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Halifax HalifaxLarge place / Regional capital359,111 peopleNova Scotia Nova Scotia

Map of Halifax

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Information on Halifax

Information on Halifax
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Halifax HalifaxNova Scotia Nova ScotiaCanadaNorth America

Time in Halifax

Time in Halifax
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 8:14pmIn effect (+1 hour)Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 7:14pmGMT UTC -3.0America/Halifax

Geographic coordinates of Halifax

Latitude & Longitude of Halifax
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map44°38'43.2"N (44.6453300°)63°34'20.6"W (-63.5723900°)

Distances from Halifax

Distances from Halifax
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
4,952 km north of the equator4,908 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Halifax

Places around Halifax

22 places found within 5 km around Halifax. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Halifax
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Halifax Halifax-0.1 km 0.1 mishow
Woodside Woodside-2.0 km 1.2 mishow
Southdale Southdale-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Dartmouth Dartmouth101,3432.9 km 1.8 mishow
Boulderwood Boulderwood-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Hydrostone Hydrostone-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Jollimore Jollimore-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Mulgrave Park Mulgrave Park-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Melville Cove Melville Cove-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Purcells Cove Purcells Cove-3.6 km 2.3 mishow
Imperoyal Imperoyal-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
McNabs Island McNabs Island-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Crichton Park Crichton Park-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Cowie Hill Cowie Hill-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Convoy Place Convoy Place-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Albro Lake Albro Lake-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
Armdale Armdale-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
Tufts Cove Tufts Cove-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Grahams Corner Grahams Corner-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Shannon Park Shannon Park-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Micmac Village Micmac Village-4.9 km 3.1 mishow
Fairmount Fairmount-4.9 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Halifax

1 airport found within 15 km around Halifax. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Halifax
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Shearwater Airport Shearwater AirportCYAW, YAW5.8 km 3.6 mishow

External sources of information on Halifax

Halifax on Wikipedia