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: 11h 51m 13s   Dec: +00° 56’ 55”
Magnitude -26.7 in Virgo   object currently below the horizon

The Moon

R.A: 05h 00m 45s   Dec: +20° 20’ 51”
Magnitude -10.5 fading in Taurus   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Venus

Venus
Venus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 12h 30m 55s   Dec: -02° 03’ 20”
Magnitude -3.9 in Virgo   object currently below the horizon

Jupiter

Jupiter
Jupiter is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 17h 02m 10s   Dec: -22° 29’ 00”
Magnitude -2.1 in Ophiucus   object currently below the horizon

Mercury

Mercury
Mercury is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 12h 41m 34s   Dec: -04° 14’ 49”
Magnitude -0.5 fading in Virgo   object currently below the horizon

Saturn

Saturn
Saturn is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 18h 59m 11s   Dec: -22° 32’ 31”
Magnitude 1.3 in Sagittarius   object currently below the horizon

Mars

Mars
Mars is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 11h 29m 54s   Dec: +04° 21’ 30”
Magnitude 1.8 in Leo   object currently below the horizon

Uranus

Uranus
Uranus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 02h 14m 19s   Dec: +12° 56’ 17”
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 12m 50s   Dec: -06° 12’ 39”
Magnitude 7.8 in Aquarius   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Planet Nine (conjectured)

R.A:-   Dec: -
Magnitude -