activities past activities mailing list contact us celestial events links
Saturn Rings
Enter UTC Date:
Month      Year
      
Help    |    Daily Almanac    |    Star maps    |    Celestial events    |    Lunar Occultations    |    Jupiter
Date Saturnicentric latitude Rings major axis Rings minor axis
Earth Sun outer edge inner edge outer edge inner edge
D/M/Y [deg] [deg] [arcsec] [arcsec] [arcsec] [arcsec]
22 08 2016 26.026 26.452 38.3 25.5 16.8 11.2
01 09 2016 26.082 26.473 37.7 25.0 16.6 11.0
11 09 2016 26.150 26.494 37.0 24.6 16.3 10.9
21 09 2016 26.228 26.514 36.5 24.2 16.1 10.7
01 10 2016 26.311 26.533 35.9 23.9 15.9 10.6
11 10 2016 26.397 26.552 35.4 23.6 15.8 10.5


Saturncentric latitude pf Earth (cyan) and Sun (yellow) in 2016
saturn rings


Help

  • Saturn in the astropedia
    Columns description:
    (1) Date
    (2) The saturnicentric latitude of the Earth referred to the plane of the ring, positive towereds the north [deg].
    (3) Saturnicentric latitude of the Sun referred to the plane of the ring; positive towerds the north [deg].
    (4) Major axis of the outer edge of outer ring of Saturn
    (5) Major axis of the inner edge of inner ring of Saturn
    (6) Minor axis of the outer edge of outer ring of Saturn
    (7) Minor axis of the inner edge of inner ring of Saturn