The Solar System at your Fingertips
🌎 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: 00h 16m 46s   Dec: +01° 49’ 03”
Magnitude -26.8 in Pisces   object currently below the horizon

The Moon

R.A: 16h 22m 28s   Dec: -17° 48’ 24”
Magnitude -11.0 fading in Libra   object currently below the horizon

Venus

Venus
Venus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 22h 03m 28s   Dec: -12° 34’ 35”
Magnitude -4.0 fading in Aquarius   object currently below the horizon

Jupiter

Jupiter
Jupiter is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 17h 32m 38s   Dec: -22° 39’ 20”
Magnitude -2.2 in Ophiucus   object currently below the horizon

Mars

Mars
Mars is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 03h 34m 17s   Dec: +20° 07’ 48”
Magnitude 1.4 fading in Taurus   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Saturn

Saturn
Saturn is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 19h 23m 07s   Dec: -21° 38’ 37”
Magnitude 1.4 in Sagittarius   object currently below the horizon

Mercury

Mercury
Mercury is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 23h 07m 18s   Dec: -04° 15’ 49”
Magnitude 1.8 brightening in Aquarius   object currently below the horizon

Uranus

Uranus
Uranus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 01h 54m 59s   Dec: +11° 15’ 04”
Magnitude 5.9 in Aries   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Neptune

Neptune
Neptune is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 23h 12m 12s   Dec: -06° 10’ 35”
Magnitude 8.0 in Aquarius   object currently below the horizon

Planet Nine (conjectured)

R.A:-   Dec: -
Magnitude -