Events Calendar » More »

134340 Pluto at opposition

From the Dwarf Planets feed

Close approach of the Moon and Saturn

From the Appulses feed

Partial lunar eclipse

From the Eclipses feed

Full Moon

From the Moon feed

M55 is well placed

From the Deep Sky feed

Moon at Last Quarter

From the Moon feed

Constellations More »

Lyra

The lyre; often said to be played by Orpheus, the greatest musician of his age.

Aquila

The eagle; in Greek mythology, the bird of Zeus and the retriever of his thunderbolts.

Sagittarius

The archer; usually drawn as a centaur – half man, half horse

Sagitta

The arrow; in Greek mythology, perhaps the arrow that Apollo used to kill the Cyclopes.

Delphinus

The dolphin; in Greek mythology, the messenger of Poseidon.

Scutum

The shield; a constellation honouring King John III Sobieski of Poland – the only politically inspired constellation still in use.

Astronomical Charts

Guides to Astronomy

Ephemerides

Latest Tweets

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

Color scheme


Tue, Jul 16, 2019


Sunrise 05:55
Sunset 20:33
Twilight ends 22:27
begins 04:02

14-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

99%

14 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 06:48 20:37
Venus 05:17 20:05
Moon 20:42 05:25
Mars 07:11 21:28
Jupiter 17:41 03:17
Saturn 19:55 05:32

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 16 July 2019
Sunrise
05:55
Sunset
20:33
Twilight ends
22:27
Twilight begins
04:02

14-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

99%

14 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:48 13:43 20:37
Venus 05:17 12:41 20:05
Moon 20:42 00:40 05:25
Mars 07:11 14:20 21:28
Jupiter 17:41 22:27 03:17
Saturn 19:55 00:46 05:32
All times shown in EDT.