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 7:47 AM EST 12:27 PM EST 5:08 PM EST
Civil Twilight 7:16 AM EST   5:38 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:42 AM EST   6:12 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 6:09 AM EST   6:45 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 26.8° -0.8°
Azimuth 120.3° 180.0° 239.7°
Hour Angle of the Sun 70.1° 70.1° -70.1°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 342.88° 343.07° 343.27°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -94.91° -94.69° -94.47°
Sun Declination -23.36° -23.36° -23.37°
Moon 2:59 AM EST   2:10 PM EST
Length of Visible Light 10h 22m
Length of Day
9h 21m
Waning Crescent, 19% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 17
Waning Crescent
Dec 21
New
Dec 28
First Quarter
Jan 4
Full
Jan 13
Last Quarter