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SkyWatch: October 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 (Mon, 2019 Oct 14 19:21 UT)
RA    13 16 57.2
Dec -08 07 44.2
X -0.931904
Y -0.326182
Z -0.141400
R 0.997413

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 Oct 13   04:3905:1005:4106:0817:2117:4818:1918:50
2019 Oct 14   04:4005:1105:4206:0917:2017:4718:1818:48
2019 Oct 15   04:4105:1205:4306:1017:1817:4518:1618:47

 


Moon Information


Currently (Mon, 2019 Oct 14 19:21 UT)
RA          02 04 15.4
Dec +07 36 00.3
Phase -0.990  (+ = waxing; - = waning)
Parallax 0.913 degrees
Diameter 29.84 arcminutes
Elong (RA) 168W

Local time for moon rise/transit/set (for UT date)
UT DateRiseTransitSet
2019 Oct 1317:4600:0907:15
2019 Oct 1417:4600:0906:49
2019 Oct 1518:1300:5307:49

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 (Mon, 2019 Oct 14 19:21 UT)
Local Rise/Transit/Set times are given at the end of each line
Sun         13 16 57.2   -08 07 44.2       
Opposition 01 16 57.2 +08 07 44.2 180E 17:21 23:44 06:07
Mercury 14 46 00.6 -18 39 17.3 24E 08:19 13:13 18:04
Venus 14 20 09.7 -13 31 21.1 16E 07:34 12:47 17:57
Mars 12 25 31.3 -01 45 25.7 14W 05:01 10:52 16:42
Jupiter 17 16 33.8 -22 49 50.0 59E 10:57 15:36 20:08
Saturn 19 01 38.6 -22 31 18.5 83E 12:38 17:20 21:54
Uranus 02 11 08.1 +12 39 35.3 166W 18:02 00:39 07:17
Neptune 23 10 41.7 -06 26 04.4 145E 15:48 21:27 02:58
Pluto 19 28 35.2 -22 26 01.3 90E 13:05 17:46 22:20

 

Selected Positions for October 2019
                Oct 01 2019                       Oct 16 2019                       Oct 31 2019
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Sun 12 26 40.2 -02 52 51.9 13 21 35.7 -08 35 31.8 15 22 37.0 -18 31 59.0
Opposition 00 26 40.2 +02 52 51.9 180E 01 21 35.7 +08 35 31.8 180E 03 22 37.0 +18 31 59.0 180E
Mercury 13 36 19.5 -11 05 54.4 19E 14 51 45.7 -19 11 11.6 24E 14 45 58.0 -14 33 51.6 10W
Venus 13 15 49.7 -07 01 32.6 13E 14 26 09.1 -14 04 15.0 17E 17 04 26.8 -23 45 41.7 24E
Mars 11 53 05.3 +01 49 06.6 10W 12 28 28.9 -02 04 54.7 15W 13 43 24.2 -09 54 54.3 26W
Jupiter 17 07 33.8 -22 37 35.4 71E 17 17 27.5 -22 50 55.3 58E 17 43 02.4 -23 12 51.1 33E
Saturn 18 59 44.7 -22 32 44.2 97E 19 01 52.7 -22 31 04.7 82E 19 10 43.7 -22 19 48.4 53E
Uranus 02 13 07.2 +12 49 54.1 152W 02 10 56.6 +12 38 35.7 167W 02 06 07.0 +12 13 36.7 161E
Neptune 23 11 53.7 -06 18 38.8 159E 23 10 35.8 -06 26 40.5 144E 23 08 56.8 -06 36 22.0 113E
Pluto 19 28 26.3 -22 25 16.1 103E 19 28 37.2 -22 26 02.6 88E 19 30 28.1 -22 24 28.5 58E