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SkyWatch: June 2017

Dates and times are Universal Time
Positions are geocentric J2000
Pluto's position is astrometric, i.e., it accounts for the approx. 6 hour light-time
Elongations are in degrees
Calculations by Brian D. Warner

Location Information for Rise/Set times
Enter Longitude and Latitude in degrees (e.g., 39.1003).
Western/Southern Hemisphere = negative
Enter UTOffset in hours (e.g., 9.5)

Examples: Colo Spgs, CO: –105 +39 -7.0;    Adelaide, Australia =  +138 –34 +9.5)

Longitude   Latitude   UTOffset  

Sun Information


Currently (Sun, 2017 Jun 25 05:21 UT)
RA    06 14 50.7
Dec +23 23 34.6
X -0.064160
Y 0.930774
Z 0.403493
R 1.016496

Local time for sunrise/sunset/twilight
Civil Twilight (CT): Sun 6º below horizon
Nautical Twilight (NT): Sun 12º below horizon
Astronomical Twilight (AT): Sun 18º below horizon

Local
Date
AT
Start
NT
Start
CT
Start
Sun
Rise
Sun
Set
CT
End
NT
End
AT
End
2017 Jun 24   02:3503:2204:0204:3419:2820:0020:4121:27
2017 Jun 25   02:3603:2204:0304:3519:2820:0020:4121:27
2017 Jun 26   02:3603:2304:0304:3519:2820:0020:4121:27

 


Moon Information


Currently (Sun, 2017 Jun 25 05:21 UT)
RA          07 23 00.3
Dec +19 02 58.9
Phase 0.020  (+ = waxing; - = waning)
Parallax 1.013 degrees
Diameter 33.12 arcminutes
Elong (RA) 17E

Local time for moon rise/transit/set (for UT date)
UT DateRiseTransitSet
2017 Jun 2404:2011:4119:05
2017 Jun 2505:2012:4420:06
2017 Jun 2606:2513:4521:00

Phases for 2017

New First Full Last
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Nov 29 2016 12:19 Dec 07 2016 09:04 Dec 14 2016 00:06 Dec 21 2016 01:57
Dec 29 2016 06:54 Jan 05 2017 19:48 Jan 12 2017 11:35 Jan 19 2017 22:14
Jan 28 2017 00:08 Feb 04 2017 04:20 Feb 11 2017 00:33 Feb 18 2017 19:34
Feb 26 2017 14:59 Mar 05 2017 11:33 Mar 12 2017 14:54 Mar 20 2017 15:59
Mar 28 2017 02:58 Apr 03 2017 18:40 Apr 11 2017 06:09 Apr 19 2017 09:57
Apr 26 2017 12:16 May 03 2017 02:48 May 10 2017 21:43 May 19 2017 00:33
May 25 2017 19:45 Jun 01 2017 12:43 Jun 09 2017 13:10 Jun 17 2017 11:33
Jun 24 2017 02:31 Jul 01 2017 00:52 Jul 09 2017 04:07 Jul 16 2017 19:26
Jul 23 2017 09:46 Jul 30 2017 15:24 Aug 07 2017 18:11 Aug 15 2017 01:16
Aug 21 2017 18:30 Aug 29 2017 08:14 Sep 06 2017 07:03 Sep 13 2017 06:26
Sep 20 2017 05:30 Sep 28 2017 02:54 Oct 05 2017 18:40 Oct 12 2017 12:26
Oct 19 2017 19:12 Oct 27 2017 22:23 Nov 04 2017 05:23 Nov 10 2017 20:37
Nov 18 2017 11:42 Nov 26 2017 17:04 Dec 03 2017 15:47 Dec 10 2017 07:52
Dec 18 2017 06:31 Dec 26 2017 09:21 Jan 02 2018 02:25 Jan 08 2018 22:26
Jan 17 2018 02:18 Jan 24 2018 22:21 Jan 31 2018 13:27 Feb 07 2018 15:55

Planet Information


Currently (Sun, 2017 Jun 25 05:21 UT)
Local Rise/Transit/Set times are given at the end of each line
Sun         06 14 50.7   +23 23 34.6       
Opposition 18 14 50.7 -23 23 34.6 180E 19:25 00:00 04:35
Mercury 06 33 25.9 +24 42 43.1 4E 04:52 12:18 19:43
Venus 03 09 01.3 +14 49 52.8 45W 02:08 08:54 15:41
Mars 06 57 41.8 +23 46 12.9 10E 05:23 12:43 20:03
Jupiter 12 51 07.6 -04 01 56.3 100E 12:53 18:36 00:19
Saturn 17 32 13.5 -21 56 35.1 170E 18:24 23:08 03:43
Uranus 01 43 36.4 +10 06 44.9 66W 01:01 07:30 13:59
Neptune 23 02 27.5 -07 07 48.3 109W 23:01 04:38 10:07
Pluto 19 18 36.7 -21 24 41.3 165W 20:09 00:54 05:32

 

Selected Positions for June 2017
                Jun 01 2017                       Jun 16 2017                       Jun 30 2017
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Sun 04 35 27.2 +22 00 55.1 05 37 24.4 +23 20 06.9 07 41 07.4 +21 24 16.0
Opposition 16 35 27.2 -22 00 55.1 180E 17 37 24.4 -23 20 06.9 180E 19 41 07.4 -21 24 16.0 180E
Mercury 03 11 08.4 +15 20 44.6 21W 05 07 37.1 +23 05 31.7 7W 09 17 06.6 +16 52 59.2 23E
Venus 01 34 32.3 +07 34 01.9 46W 02 31 52.0 +12 07 32.3 45W 04 43 09.0 +19 57 44.0 42W
Mars 05 48 14.2 +24 16 46.6 17E 06 31 51.9 +24 11 09.4 12E 07 56 26.0 +21 50 03.2 4E
Jupiter 12 50 24.0 -03 50 29.8 123E 12 50 07.0 -03 52 59.4 108E 12 56 42.1 -04 42 37.0 81E
Saturn 17 39 45.6 -21 59 18.2 165W 17 35 04.0 -21 57 35.6 179E 17 26 15.6 -21 54 48.0 149E
Uranus 01 40 08.6 +09 47 29.8 44W 01 42 27.7 +10 00 26.8 57W 01 45 25.6 +10 16 31.9 85W
Neptune 23 02 16.6 -07 07 54.3 87W 23 02 31.6 -07 07 00.0 101W 23 01 41.7 -07 13 23.0 130W
Pluto 19 20 45.0 -21 18 28.6 142W 19 19 28.5 -21 22 12.6 156W 19 16 26.6 -21 30 44.2 174E