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Major Bodies » The Sun

Where is The Sun?

The Sun is currently in the constellation of Virgo. The current Right Ascension is 13h 22m 32s and the Declination is -08° 41’ 12”.

13h 22m 32s
-08° 41’ 12”

Here is a simplified sky chart showing where The Sun is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations.

Map showing The Sun in Virgo on October,16 2019
See also the following additional sky maps available for this object: Online Planetarium and high precision position tracker
 = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
= current altitude ≥ 30°   = current altitude < 30°   = below the horizon
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

More advanced sky charts for The Sun are available on TheSkyLive: 1) the Online Planetarium which is interactive and allows to select dates and additional objects to visualize; and 2) the Live Position and Data Tracker which provides the highest precision position data and features deep sky imagery from the Digitized Sky Survey.

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Available Resources for The Sun