Your guide to the Solar System and the night sky
Latest Perseverance Images received 0 hours 18 mins ago for Sol115, Sol114, Sol112, Sol111, Sol108
🌎  Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

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: 05h 41m 50s   Dec: +23° 22’ 07”
Magnitude -26.7 in Taurus   object currently below the horizon

The Moon

R.A: 11h 01m 07s   Dec: +10° 59’ 29”
Magnitude -9.6 brightening in Leo   object currently below the horizon

Venus

Venus
Venus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 07h 16m 20s   Dec: +23° 40’ 24”
Magnitude -3.9 in Gemini   object currently below the horizon

Jupiter

Jupiter
Jupiter is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 22h 16m 50s   Dec: -11° 41’ 35”
Magnitude -2.5 brightening in Aquarius   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Saturn

Saturn
Saturn is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 21h 01m 36s   Dec: -17° 38’ 52”
Magnitude 0.5 brightening in Capricornus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Mars

Mars
Mars is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 08h 22m 54s   Dec: +20° 43’ 27”
Magnitude 1.8 in Cancer   object currently below the horizon

Mercury

Mercury
Mercury is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 05h 05m 24s   Dec: +18° 36’ 43”
Magnitude 4.0 brightening in Taurus   object currently below the horizon

Uranus

Uranus
Uranus is visible to the naked eye
R.A: 02h 42m 23s   Dec: +15° 19’ 46”
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 35m 38s   Dec: -03° 51’ 13”
Magnitude 7.8 in Aquarius   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Planet Nine (conjectured)

R.A:-   Dec: -
Magnitude -