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Total solar eclipse

From the Eclipses feed

The Sun is eclipsed by the Moon.
The sky on 21 August 2017
Sunrise 06:27
Sunset 19:56
Twilight ends
21:33
Twilight begins
04:50

29-day old moon
Age of Moon
29 days

All times shown in EDT.
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:23 13:40 19:57
Venus 03:38 10:54 18:09
Moon 06:23 13:09 19:55
Mars 05:45 12:41 19:38
Jupiter 10:43 16:23 22:04
Saturn 15:41 20:28 01:19

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Neptune at opposition

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Close approach of the Moon and Neptune

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Full Moon

From the Moon feed

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From the Meteor Showers feed

Mercury at greatest elongation west

From the Inner Planets feed

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Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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