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: 04h 04m 17s   Dec: +20° 46’ 38”
Magnitude -26.7 fading in Taurus   object currently below the horizon

The Moon

R.A: 21h 04m 10s   Dec: -18° 59’ 36”
Magnitude -10.7 fading in Capricornus   object currently below the horizon

Venus

Venus
Venus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 02h 36m 57s   Dec: +13° 48’ 27”
Magnitude -3.8 in Aries   object currently below the horizon

Jupiter

Jupiter
Jupiter is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 17h 22m 11s   Dec: -22° 32’ 22”
Magnitude -2.6 brightening in Ophiucus   object currently below the horizon

Mercury

Mercury
Mercury is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 04h 20m 46s   Dec: +22° 22’ 35”
Magnitude -2.0 fading in Taurus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Saturn

Saturn
Saturn is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 19h 25m 17s   Dec: -21° 36’ 49”
Magnitude 1.2 brightening in Sagittarius   object currently below the horizon

Mars

Mars
Mars is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 06h 23m 32s   Dec: +24° 28’ 13”
Magnitude 1.7 in Gemini   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Uranus

Uranus
Uranus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 02h 07m 49s   Dec: +12° 24’ 18”
Magnitude 5.9 brightening in Aries   object currently below the horizon

Neptune

Neptune
Neptune is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 23h 18m 20s   Dec: -05° 33’ 48”
Magnitude 7.9 in Aquarius   object currently below the horizon

Planet Nine (conjectured)

R.A:-   Dec: -
Magnitude -