Astronomy News

Moon at Last Quarter

From the Moon feed

The Moon rises in the east at around midnight and appears high in the sky at sunrise.
The sky on 21 October 2019
Sunrise
07:24
Sunset
18:22
Twilight ends
19:52
Twilight begins
05:54

23-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

53%

23 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 09:36 14:26 19:16
Venus 08:56 14:04 19:12
Moon 23:45 07:07 14:28
Mars 06:01 11:52 17:44
Jupiter 11:48 16:31 21:14
Saturn 13:27 18:12 22:57
All times shown in EDT.

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Orionid meteor shower

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Close approach of the Moon and M44

From the Appulses feed

NGC 869 is well placed

From the Deep Sky feed

NGC 884 is well placed

From the Deep Sky feed

New Moon

From the Moon feed

Uranus at opposition

From the Outer Planets feed

Close approach of the Moon and Jupiter

From the Appulses feed

Close approach of the Moon and Saturn

From the Appulses feed

Close approach of the Moon and Pluto

From the Appulses feed

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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