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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
north SunriseRise: 7:49  
clear_day Transit: 11:49  
SunsetSet: 15:50 south
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Major Bodies » The Sun

Where is The Sun?

Altitude: 1.9°   Azimuth: 131.1°   Direction: South-East

The Sun is currently in the constellation of Ophiucus. The current Right Ascension is 16h 53m 13s and the Declination is -22° 33’ 03”.

Right now, from the selected location (Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt), The Sun can be observed looking in the South-East direction at an altitude of 2° degrees above the horizon (view The Sun position on a interactive sky map).

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16h 53m 13s
-22° 33’ 03”
Map showing The Sun in Ophiucus on December, 07 2023
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
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 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
radio_button_checked Current altitude ≥ 30°   radio_button_checked Current altitude < 30°   radio_button_checked Below the horizon
 From: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

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