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

Dec. 17, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 6:55 AM CST 11:56 AM CST 4:58 PM CST
Civil Twilight 6:28 AM CST   5:25 PM CST
Nautical Twilight 5:57 AM CST   5:55 PM CST
Astronomical Twilight 5:28 AM CST   6:25 PM CST
Altitude -0.8° 34.3° -0.8°
Azimuth 117.4° 180.0° 242.6°
Hour Angle of the Sun 75.3° 75.3° -75.3°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 342.89° 343.09° 343.30°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.90° -94.67° -94.44°
Sun Declination -23.36° -23.37° -23.37°
Moon 2:22 AM CST   1:50 PM CST
Length of Visible Light 10h 56m
Length of Day
10h 02m
Waning Crescent, 20% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 17
Waning Crescent
Dec 21
New
Dec 28
First Quarter
Jan 4
Full
Jan 13
Last Quarter