Events Calendar » More »

M4 is well placed

From the Deep Sky feed

Moon at First Quarter

From the Moon feed

M13 is well placed

From the Deep Sky feed

Mercury reaches highest point in evening sky

From the Inner Planets feed

Mercury at greatest elongation east

From the Inner Planets feed

Penumbral lunar eclipse

From the Eclipses feed

Constellations More »

Scorpius

The scorpion; said to have stung the hunter Orion to death in Greek mythology.

Ursa Minor

The lesser bear; in Greek mythology, one of the nymphs that nursed Zeus as an infant.

Ophiuchus

The serpent bearer; in Greek mythology, Asclepius, the god of medicine, depicted in the sky holding the snake Serpens.

Corona Borealis

The northern crown; in Greek mythology, worn by the Princess Ariadne on her wedding day.

Lupus

The wolf; an ancient constellation, but without mythological association.

Serpens Caput

The serpent's head; held by Ophiuchus and part of the same constellation as Serpens Cauda.

Astronomical Charts

Guides to Astronomy

Ephemerides

Latest Tweets

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

Color scheme


Thu, May 28, 2020


Sunrise 05:47
Sunset 20:26
Twilight ends 22:21
begins 03:53

6-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

34%

6 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 07:07 22:18
Venus 06:15 21:17
Moon 11:21 00:50
Mars 02:04 13:05
Jupiter 23:45 09:31
Saturn 00:05 09:55

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 28 May 2020
Sunrise
05:47
Sunset
20:26
Twilight ends
22:21
Twilight begins
03:53

6-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

34%

6 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:07 14:42 22:18
Venus 06:15 13:46 21:17
Moon 11:21 18:26 00:50
Mars 02:04 07:35 13:05
Jupiter 23:45 04:40 09:31
Saturn 00:05 05:00 09:55
All times shown in EDT.