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:Aquarius
Magnitude:-26.74 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):-15.08 [1]
Slope parameter (n):2.00 [1]
Right ascension:22h29m [2]
Declination:-09°28' [2]
Distance:0.99 AU
8.23 lightmin [2]
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
Events
08 Feb 2020  –  α-Centaurid meteor shower
14 Mar 2020  –  γ-Normid meteor shower
19 Mar 2020  –  March equinox
22 Apr 2020  –  Lyrid meteor shower
23 Apr 2020  –  π-Puppid meteor shower
05 May 2020  –  η-Aquariid meteor shower
08 May 2020  –  η-Lyrid meteor shower
10 Jun 2020  –  Daytime Arietid meteor shower

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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