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ASTRONOMY


Sun

Earth

Moon

Current Image of Sun in He II 304
Sunlit Earth New moon, Moon at 0 days in cycle
Sunrise: 07:30
Sunset: 17:08
Daylight: 09:38

Current

Earth
showing
Cloud Cover
Moonrise: 07:08 (28/07/2014)
Moonset: 17:37 (28/07/2014)
New moon
1% Illuminated


       
First Quarter Moon Full Moon Last Quarter Moon New Moon
First Quarter Moon Full Moon Last Quarter Moon New Moon
04/08/2014 10:50
04 August 2014 00:50 GMT
11/08/2014 04:09
10 August 2014 18:09 GMT
17/08/2014 22:26
17 August 2014 12:26 GMT
26/08/2014 00:13
25 August 2014 14:13 GMT
       



       
Vernal Equinox
Start of Spring
Summer Solstice
Start of Summer
Autumn Equinox
Start of Fall
Winter Solstice
Start of Winter
Start of Spring First day of Summer First day of Fall First day of Winter
23/09/2014 12:29
23 September 2014 02:29 GMT
22/12/2014 10:03
21 December 2014 23:03 GMT
21/03/2014 03:57
20 March 2014 16:57 GMT
21/06/2014 20:51
21 June 2014 10:51 GMT
       

 


SUN DATA
Sun Position Chart at time of page visit

sun and moon position in sky

Day / Twilight / Night 24-hour "clock" at time of page visit

day/twilight/night

Clock Legend

solar

  • Noon is technically when the Sun is at Zenith.
  • Morning civil twilight is when the Sun is 6 below the horizon and ends at Sunrise.
  • Evening civil twilight begins at Sunset and ends when the Sun reaches 6 below the horizon.
  • Nautical twilight is when the Sun is between 6 and 12 below the horizon.
  • Astronomical twilight is when the Sun is between 12 and 18 below the horizon.

Sun Functions CURRENT TIME
00:17

CURRENT EVENT
Night Time

TODAYS EVENTS
05:48 - Astronomical Twilight starts
06:22 - Nautical Twilight starts
06:56 - Civil Twilight starts
07:29 - SUNRISE
Twilight hours
17:07 - SUNSET
17:40 - Civil Twilight ends
18:14 - Nautical Twilight ends
18:48 - Astronomical Twilight ends


MOON DATA
Moon Phases Calemdar updated at time of page visit

Phases of the Moon for current month



CURRENT DAY / NIGHT MAP
Day / Night Map























Images courtesy of NASA and Fourmilab Switzerland
Astro calendar script by TNET Services