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Uranus at opposition

From the Outer Planets feed

Uranus is well placed for observation.
The sky on 23 October 2018
Sunrise
07:26
Sunset
18:19
Twilight ends
19:49
Twilight begins
05:57

14-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

97%

14 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 09:13 14:09 19:05
Venus 08:04 13:01 17:58
Moon 18:19 00:36 05:52
Mars 15:19 20:19 01:21
Jupiter 09:38 14:38 19:38
Saturn 12:34 17:18 22:02
All times shown in EDT.

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Full Moon

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NGC 869 is well placed

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NGC 884 is well placed

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Taurid meteor shower

From the Meteor Showers feed

Mercury at greatest elongation east

From the Inner Planets feed

New Moon

From the Moon feed

Close approach of the Moon and Saturn

From the Appulses feed

Taurid meteor shower

From the Meteor Showers feed

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Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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