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Date: 22-02-2019
Day in year: 53
Julian Day: 2458536.417 (at local midnight)
Local Sidereal Time at local midnight: 10:26:08

Sun   Sun   (at noon)
R.A. 22:21.6        Dec. -10:14       
Distance 0.989 au
Apparent solar long. 333.49°
Equation of Time: -13.5 min
Morning Evening
Rise/Set 06:17 17:30
Civil Twillight 05:52 17:55
Nautical Twillight 05:23 18:24
Astronomical Twillight 04:55 18:52
Moon
Illuminated fraction: -0.92 at local midnight
R.A. -11.58 hours     Dec. 3°     Dist 363 x103km.
Rise: 20:47       Set: 08:17

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 23:21:18.823:22:15.8-03:51:08-03:45:031.0690.31116.8-0.90.706Aqr07:0218:5112:56
Venus 19:28:32.819:29:38.4-20:34:09-20:31:451.0210.724-42.2-4.10.7016Sgr03:5414:1209:03
Mars 02:09:25.902:10:26.6+13:40:26+13:45:401.7071.52062.01.10.915Ari09:0522:2115:43
Jupiter 17:19:52.217:21:00.0-22:29:32-22:30:335.5555.334-72.1-2.00.9935Oph01:4811:5606:53 Central meridian
Satellites curves
Satellites midnight
Saturn 19:12:50.019:13:56.5-21:56:35-21:54:3510.72010.058-46.01.31.0016Sgr03:4213:5008:46 Saturn rings
Satellites midnight
Uranus 01:49:27.001:50:26.5+10:43:41+10:49:1020.38619.85656.45.81.003Ari08:5221:5115:21
Neptune 23:07:46.723:08:44.1-06:38:07-06:32:0630.90229.93812.68.01.002Aqr06:5518:2512:40

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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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