The Sun

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From Fairfield , the Sun is visible in the daytime sky, clouds permitting.

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Name The Sun
Object type The Sun
Current position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:-26.74 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):-15.08 [1]
Slope parameter (n):2.00 [1]
Right ascension:12h24m [2]
Declination:-02°38' [2]
Distance:1.00 AU
8.33 lightmin [2]
Orbital elements [2]
Semi-major axis:0.00 AU
Eccentricity:0.000000
Inclination:0.00°
Longitude ascending node:0.00°
Argument of perihelion:0.00°
Epoch of elements:01 January 2000
Mean Anomaly at epoch:0.00°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:0.00 AU
Sources
[1] Robin M. Green, Spherical Astronomy, 1985, ISBN 0-521-31779-7
[2] Explanatory Supplement to the Astronomical Almanac. 1992. K. P. Seidelmann, Ed., p.316
Visibility from Fairfield

All times shown in Fairfield local time.

Events
01 Sep 2022  –  Aurigid meteor shower 2022
09 Sep 2022  –  September ε-Perseid meteor shower 2022
22 Sep 2022  –  September equinox
27 Sep 2022  –  Daytime Sextantid meteor shower 2022
06 Oct 2022  –  October Camelopardalid meteor shower 2022
09 Oct 2022  –  Draconid meteor shower 2022
10 Oct 2022  –  Southern Taurid meteor shower 2022
11 Oct 2022  –  δ-Aurigid meteor shower 2022

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