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Date: 25-10-2014
Day in year: 298
Julian Day: 2456955.417 (at local midnight)
Local Sidereal Time at local midnight: 02:32:54

Sun   Sun   (at noon)
R.A. 13:59.0        Dec. -12:08       
Distance 0.994 au
Apparent solar long. 211.91°
Equation of Time: 15.9 min
Morning Evening
Rise/Set 05:50 16:59
Civil Twillight 05:25 17:23
Nautical Twillight 04:56 17:52
Astronomical Twillight 04:28 18:20
Moon
Illuminated fraction: 0.01 at local midnight
R.A. -9.24 hours     Dec. -14°     Dist 388 x103km.
Rise: 07:05       Set: 18:09

Albedo Topographic
Moon Phase

The planets

Equinox: J2000.0 date        Geocentric positions for 00 TDT time
Planet R.A. Dec. Delta Elong Mag Phase Diameter Const Rise Set Transit Additional
J2000.0date [au] [au] [deg] [mag] [frac] [arcsec] [HH:MM] [HH:MM] [HH:MM] Information
Mercury 13:02:56.413:03:41.6-05:31:22-05:35:600.7860.308-14.70.90.219Vir04:4116:1710:29
Venus 13:57:43.813:58:30.3-10:56:20-11:00:281.7170.7221.0-3.91.0010Vir05:5016:5911:25
Mars 17:54:23.417:55:17.7-24:56:56-24:56:551.6541.39857.40.90.906Sgr10:2620:1715:21
Jupiter 09:27:55.709:28:44.4+15:34:52+15:30:535.5225.298-71.9-2.00.9936Leo00:0913:3606:54 Central meridian
Satellites curves
Satellites midnight
Saturn 15:23:55.015:24:44.2-16:36:25-16:39:2110.8599.94221.71.31.0015Lib07:3018:0812:49 Saturn rings
Satellites midnight
Uranus 00:51:13.300:52:00.8+04:43:53+04:48:5019.06220.012162.35.71.004Psc16:0104:3322:15
Neptune 22:27:25.322:28:13.2-10:28:31-10:23:5029.41129.971123.47.91.002Aqr14:1601:2719:52

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Important comment: The data in this page (unless otherwise noted) is calculated for midnight of date. If for example, you are interested in data for the night of 2008 August 17/18, insert the date "18 08 2008". Note however, that in this example, the Moon/Sun rise/set will be calculated for the day of 2008 August 18!
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