Your guide to the Solar System
🌎 Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Sun, Moon and Planets

Click on the thumbnails to view detailed information about each major Solar System object.

Visibility from selected location  = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
= current altitude ≥ 30°   = current altitude < 30°   = below the horizon
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

The Sun

R.A: 13h 40m 30s   Dec: -10° 25’ 47”
Magnitude -26.8 in Virgo   object currently below the horizon

The Moon

R.A: 07h 31m 36s   Dec: +22° 39’ 01”
Magnitude -10.4 fading in Gemini   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Venus

Venus
Venus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 14h 50m 36s   Dec: -16° 11’ 20”
Magnitude -3.8 in Libra   object currently below the horizon

Jupiter

Jupiter
Jupiter is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 17h 21m 11s   Dec: -22° 55’ 12”
Magnitude -2.0 fading in Ophiucus   object currently below the horizon

Mercury

Mercury
Mercury is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 15h 13m 05s   Dec: -20° 59’ 19”
Magnitude -0.1 fading in Libra   object currently below the horizon

Saturn

Saturn
Saturn is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 19h 02m 54s   Dec: -22° 29’ 58”
Magnitude 1.4 in Sagittarius   object currently below the horizon

Mars

Mars
Mars is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 12h 40m 27s   Dec: -03° 23’ 19”
Magnitude 1.8 in Virgo   object currently below the horizon

Uranus

Uranus
Uranus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 02h 10m 08s   Dec: +12° 34’ 30”
Magnitude 5.7 in Aries   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Neptune

Neptune
Neptune is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 23h 10m 12s   Dec: -06° 28’ 59”
Magnitude 7.8 in Aquarius   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Planet Nine (conjectured)

R.A:-   Dec: -
Magnitude -