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

Aug. 31, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 6:34 AM EST 12:31 PM EST 6:28 PM EST
Civil Twilight 6:13 AM EST   6:49 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 5:48 AM EST   7:14 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:24 AM EST   7:38 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 70.7° -0.8°
Azimuth 81.2° 360.0° 278.6°
Hour Angle of the Sun 89.2° 89.2° -89.2°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 235.77° 236.02° 236.26°
Obliquity 23.44° 23.44° 23.44°
Right Ascension of the Sun 159.09° 159.31° 159.54°
Sun Declination 8.79° 8.71° 8.62°
Moon 10:10 AM EST (8/31)   10:54 PM EST (8/31)
Length of Visible Light 12h 36m
Length of Day
11h 53m
Waxing Crescent, 23% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 30
Waxing Crescent
Sep 2
First Quarter
Sep 8
Full
Sep 15
Last Quarter
Sep 24
New