Interactive Star Chart Powered by: Distant Suns

Click on a star, planet, sun or moon for more information.

View Direction

Click "Up" to view the entire sky.

 
 
 
 

Date & Time

 

Display Features


Astronomy

Oct. 17, 2017 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:26 AM EDT 12:55 PM EDT 6:23 PM EDT
Civil Twilight 6:57 AM EDT   6:52 PM EDT
Nautical Twilight 6:24 AM EDT   7:25 PM EDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:51 AM EDT   7:57 PM EDT
Altitude -0.8° 37.4° -0.8°
Azimuth 102.2° 180.0° 257.6°
Hour Angle of the Sun 82.2° 82.2° -82.1°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 282.92° 283.15° 283.37°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -157.51° -157.30° -157.09°
Sun Declination -9.41° -9.50° -9.58°
Moon 4:56 AM EDT   5:44 PM EDT
Length of Visible Light 11h 54m
Length of Day
10h 57m
Waning Crescent, 6% of the Moon is Illuminated
Oct 17
Waning Crescent
Oct 19
New
Oct 27
First Quarter
Nov 4
Full
Nov 10
Last Quarter