The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) offers a wide range of valuable services, products and tools for Canadians to use. These are just a few of the multiple services NRC offers to helps build Canada's innovation and technology capacity, support the growth of Canadian businesses, and contribute to science literacy.

NRC official time

In Canada, NRC is responsible for official time. We provide a range of precision time services, and operate a Java Web clock indicating the official time in each Canadian time zone.

Sunrise/sunset calculator

Knowing the exact times for sunrise and sunset is important for safe driving and many other activities. Find out when the sun rises and sets every day in your location.