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: 08h 07m 27s   Dec: +20° 12’ 41”
Magnitude -26.7 in Cancer   object currently below the horizon

The Moon

R.A: 00h 36m 07s   Dec: -01° 45’ 27”
Magnitude -10.7 fading in Cetus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Venus

Venus
Venus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 07h 42m 16s   Dec: +22° 02’ 29”
Magnitude -3.9 brightening in Gemini   object currently below the horizon

Jupiter

Jupiter
Jupiter is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 16h 54m 17s   Dec: -22° 06’ 33”
Magnitude -2.5 in Ophiucus   object currently below the horizon

Saturn

Saturn
Saturn is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 19h 09m 08s   Dec: -22° 11’ 08”
Magnitude 1.0 in Sagittarius   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Mars

Mars
Mars is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 09h 03m 48s   Dec: +17° 59’ 17”
Magnitude 1.8 in Cancer   object currently below the horizon

Mercury

Mercury
Mercury is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 07h 52m 53s   Dec: +15° 51’ 16”
Magnitude 5.2 brightening in Gemini   object currently below the horizon

Uranus

Uranus
Uranus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 02h 16m 07s   Dec: +13° 06’ 29”
Magnitude 5.8 in Aries   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Neptune

Neptune
Neptune is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 23h 18m 11s   Dec: -05° 37’ 25”
Magnitude 7.8 in Aquarius   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Planet Nine (conjectured)

R.A:-   Dec: -
Magnitude -