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: 17h 10m 20s   Dec: -22° 56’ 46”
Magnitude -26.8 in Ophiucus   object currently below the horizon

The Moon

R.A: 04h 20m 47s   Dec: +18° 41’ 02”
Magnitude -12.4 brightening in Taurus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Venus

Venus
Venus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 19h 21m 23s   Dec: -23° 51’ 01”
Magnitude -3.9 brightening in Sagittarius   object currently below the horizon

Jupiter

Jupiter
Jupiter is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 18h 07m 06s   Dec: -23° 18’ 17”
Magnitude -1.8 in Sagittarius   object currently below the horizon

Mercury

Mercury
Mercury is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 16h 02m 04s   Dec: -19° 35’ 29”
Magnitude -0.6 fading in Libra   object currently below the horizon

Saturn

Saturn
Saturn is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 19h 21m 16s   Dec: -22° 02’ 39”
Magnitude 1.4 in Sagittarius   object currently below the horizon

Mars

Mars
Mars is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 14h 47m 42s   Dec: -15° 34’ 40”
Magnitude 1.7 in Libra   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Uranus

Uranus
Uranus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 02h 02m 57s   Dec: +11° 57’ 31”
Magnitude 5.7 in Aries   object currently below the horizon

Neptune

Neptune
Neptune is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 23h 08m 58s   Dec: -06° 35’ 22”
Magnitude 7.9 in Aquarius   object currently below the horizon

Planet Nine (conjectured)

R.A:-   Dec: -
Magnitude -