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. 24, 2014 Rise Solar Noon Set
Actual Time 7:07 AM EST 11:32 AM EST 3:57 PM EST
Civil Twilight 6:33 AM EST   4:31 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 5:56 AM EST   5:08 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:21 AM EST   5:43 PM EST
Altitude -0.8° 22.2° -0.8°
Azimuth 122.8° 180.0° 237.2°
Hour Angle of the Sun 66.3° 66.3° -66.3°
Mean Anomaly of the Sun 349.75° 349.93° 350.12°
Obliquity 23.43° 23.43° 23.43°
Right Ascension of the Sun -87.17° -86.97° -86.76°
Sun Declination -23.41° -23.41° -23.40°
Moon 8:49 AM EST (12/24)   7:24 PM EST (12/24)
Length of Visible Light 9h 57m
Length of Day
8h 50m
Waxing Crescent, 13% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 24
Waxing Crescent
Dec 28
First Quarter
Jan 4
Full
Jan 13
Last Quarter
Jan 20
New