Astronomy News

Close approach of the Moon and Pluto

From the Appulses feed

The Moon and Pluto pass within 0°03' of each other.
The sky on 20 June 2019
Sunrise
05:43
Sunset
20:37
Twilight ends
22:37
Twilight begins
03:43

17-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

92%

17 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:36 14:58 22:20
Venus 04:46 12:06 19:25
Moon 23:27 03:37 08:27
Mars 07:30 14:53 22:16
Jupiter 19:35 00:25 05:11
Saturn 21:44 02:36 07:23
All times shown in EDT.

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From the Appulses feed

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From the Deep Sky feed

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From the Inner Planets feed

Close approach of the Moon and Saturn

From the Appulses feed

M7 is well placed

From the Deep Sky feed

June solstice

From the Earth feed

NGC 6530 is well placed

From the Deep Sky feed

Mercury at greatest elongation east

From the Inner Planets feed

Moon at Last Quarter

From the Moon feed

NGC 6633 is well placed

From the Deep Sky feed

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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