Astronomy News

Geminid meteor shower

From the Meteor Showers feed

The Geminid meteor shower reaches its peak.
The sky on 13 December 2017
Sunrise 07:19
Sunset 16:46
Twilight ends
18:22
Twilight begins
05:43

25-day old moon
Age of Moon
25 days

All times shown in EST.
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:07 11:57 16:47
Venus 06:50 11:35 16:21
Moon 02:54 08:36 14:18
Mars 03:16 08:42 14:07
Jupiter 04:11 09:24 14:38
Saturn 07:50 12:35 17:20

Sky NotesMore »

Close approach of the Moon and Mars

From the Appulses feed

NGC 1981 is well placed

From the Deep Sky feed

Close approach of the Moon and Jupiter

From the Appulses feed

New Moon

From the Moon feed

December solstice

From the Earth feed

Ursid meteor shower

From the Meteor Showers feed

Moon at First Quarter

From the Moon feed

NGC 2232 is well placed

From the Deep Sky feed

NGC 2244 is well placed

From the Deep Sky feed

Mercury at greatest elongation west

From the Inner Planets feed

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December Naked Astronomy podcast released

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Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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