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SkyWatch: August 2019

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 (Thu, 2019 Aug 22 12:33 UT)
RA    10 03 57.4
Dec +11 52 21.6
X -0.865878
Y 0.479752
Z 0.207972
R 1.011513

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
2019 Aug 21   03:4204:1704:5105:1918:4419:1219:4520:20
2019 Aug 22   03:4304:1804:5205:2018:4219:1019:4420:19
2019 Aug 23   03:4504:2004:5305:2118:4119:0919:4220:17

 


Moon Information


Currently (Thu, 2019 Aug 22 12:33 UT)
RA          03 00 21.6
Dec +12 23 37.6
Phase -0.610  (+ = waxing; - = waning)
Parallax 0.925 degrees
Diameter 30.25 arcminutes
Elong (RA) 106W

Local time for moon rise/transit/set (for UT date)
UT DateRiseTransitSet
2019 Aug 2120:1103:2909:53
2019 Aug 2220:3804:1110:51
2019 Aug 2321:0604:5611:51

Phases for 2019

New First Full Last
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Dec 07 2018 07:21 Dec 15 2018 11:50 Dec 22 2018 17:49 Dec 29 2018 09:35
Jan 06 2019 01:29 Jan 14 2019 06:46 Jan 21 2019 05:17 Jan 27 2019 21:11
Feb 04 2019 21:04 Feb 12 2019 22:27 Feb 19 2019 15:54 Feb 26 2019 11:28
Mar 06 2019 16:05 Mar 14 2019 10:27 Mar 21 2019 01:44 Mar 28 2019 04:11
Apr 05 2019 08:52 Apr 12 2019 19:07 Apr 19 2019 11:13 Apr 26 2019 22:19
May 04 2019 22:47 May 12 2019 01:13 May 18 2019 21:13 May 26 2019 16:34
Jun 03 2019 10:03 Jun 10 2019 06:00 Jun 17 2019 08:32 Jun 25 2019 09:47
Jul 02 2019 19:18 Jul 09 2019 10:55 Jul 16 2019 21:40 Jul 25 2019 01:19
Aug 01 2019 03:13 Aug 07 2019 17:32 Aug 15 2019 12:31 Aug 23 2019 14:57
Aug 30 2019 10:38 Sep 06 2019 03:11 Sep 14 2019 04:34 Sep 22 2019 02:42
Sep 28 2019 18:27 Oct 05 2019 16:48 Oct 13 2019 21:09 Oct 21 2019 12:40
Oct 28 2019 03:39 Nov 04 2019 10:24 Nov 12 2019 13:36 Nov 19 2019 21:11
Nov 26 2019 15:06 Dec 04 2019 06:59 Dec 12 2019 05:13 Dec 19 2019 04:58
Dec 26 2019 05:14 Jan 03 2020 04:46 Jan 10 2020 19:22 Jan 17 2020 12:59
Jan 24 2020 21:43 Feb 02 2020 01:42 Feb 09 2020 07:34 Feb 15 2020 22:18

Planet Information


Currently (Thu, 2019 Aug 22 12:33 UT)
Local Rise/Transit/Set times are given at the end of each line
Sun         10 03 57.4   +11 52 21.6       
Opposition 22 03 57.4 -11 52 21.6 180E 18:39 00:00 05:30
Mercury 09 16 58.9 +17 05 21.8 13W 04:14 11:11 18:07
Venus 10 14 40.0 +12 21 42.5 3E 05:31 12:11 18:49
Mars 10 19 21.1 +11 38 06.9 4E 05:41 12:17 18:52
Jupiter 16 52 34.0 -22 09 33.6 106E 14:12 18:51 23:30
Saturn 19 01 35.7 -22 26 01.0 135E 16:09 20:51 01:25
Uranus 02 16 36.2 +13 08 16.3 113W 20:37 04:17 10:57
Neptune 23 15 49.3 -05 53 30.7 161W 19:24 01:05 06:37
Pluto 19 30 05.6 -22 18 31.6 142E 16:38 21:20 01:54

 

Selected Positions for August 2019
                Aug 01 2019                       Aug 16 2019                       Aug 31 2019
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Sun 08 42 34.4 +18 12 27.9 09 39 48.2 +13 58 46.5 11 32 44.9 +02 56 37.6
Opposition 20 42 34.4 -18 12 27.9 180E 21 39 48.2 -13 58 46.5 180E 23 32 44.9 -02 56 37.6 180E
Mercury 07 39 29.8 +17 40 34.7 15W 08 30 31.8 +19 02 16.4 17W 12 11 01.7 -00 20 10.3 10E
Venus 08 28 37.1 +20 02 56.7 4W 09 43 27.9 +15 02 50.5 1E 12 07 35.6 +00 34 20.7 9E
Mars 09 26 26.2 +16 16 58.5 11E 10 03 33.6 +13 06 38.7 6E 11 17 46.0 +05 40 13.7 5W
Jupiter 16 52 33.1 -22 05 27.9 126E 16 51 55.1 -22 07 18.1 112E 16 59 47.6 -22 24 49.3 84E
Saturn 19 06 33.8 -22 16 12.9 157E 19 02 51.6 -22 23 27.8 142E 18 59 11.0 -22 32 01.9 111E
Uranus 02 16 34.9 +13 08 34.7 92W 02 16 45.1 +13 09 08.8 106W 02 14 54.6 +12 59 14.2 137W
Neptune 23 17 38.0 -05 41 24.2 140W 23 16 25.2 -05 49 33.8 155W 23 13 22.3 -06 09 20.4 174E
Pluto 19 31 58.3 -22 12 32.4 163E 19 30 36.5 -22 16 51.0 148E 19 28 43.5 -22 23 28.4 118E