Your guide to the Solar System and the night sky
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Major Solar System Objects

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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: 13h 32m 30s   Dec: -09° 39’ 53”
Magnitude -26.8 in Virgo   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

The Moon

R.A: 00h 06m 28s   Dec: -04° 55’ 47”
Magnitude -12.0 brightening in Aquarius   object currently below the horizon

Venus

Venus
Venus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 16h 37m 58s   Dec: -25° 21’ 03”
Magnitude -4.4 brightening in Scorpius   object currently below the horizon

Jupiter

Jupiter
Jupiter is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 21h 39m 06s   Dec: -15° 14’ 59”
Magnitude -2.6 in Capricornus   object currently below the horizon

Saturn

Saturn
Saturn is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 20h 36m 54s   Dec: -19° 24’ 28”
Magnitude 0.6 fading in Capricornus   object currently below the horizon

Mercury

Mercury
Mercury is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 12h 37m 37s   Dec: -03° 04’ 42”
Magnitude 0.6 brightening in Virgo   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Mars

Mars
Mars is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 13h 20m 39s   Dec: -07° 53’ 01”
Magnitude 1.6 brightening in Virgo   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Uranus

Uranus
Uranus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 02h 43m 28s   Dec: +15° 23’ 25”
Magnitude 5.7 in Aries   object currently below the horizon

Neptune

Neptune
Neptune is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 23h 27m 19s   Dec: -04° 47’ 40”
Magnitude 7.7 in Aquarius   object currently below the horizon

Planet Nine (conjectured)

R.A:-   Dec: -
Magnitude -