Astronomy News

Moon at First Quarter

From the Moon feed

The Moon appears high in the sky at sunset and sets in the west at around midnight.
The sky on 23 April 2018
Sunrise
06:21
Sunset
19:53
Twilight ends
21:31
Twilight begins
04:43

7-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

52%

7 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:27 11:33 17:39
Venus 07:34 14:48 22:01
Moon 13:27 20:24 02:36
Mars 01:46 06:29 11:12
Jupiter 21:04 02:16 07:24
Saturn 00:56 05:42 10:28
All times shown in EDT.

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From the Appulses feed

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η–Aquarid meteor shower

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Close approach of the Moon and Mars

From the Appulses feed

Moon at Last Quarter

From the Moon feed

Jupiter at opposition

From the Outer Planets feed

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Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

Color scheme