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Astronomy - Sun, Moon and Seasons...


SUN, MOON & SEASONS

Sun

Earth

Moon

Sun Spots
Sun Spots
Sunlit Earth Waning Gibbous
Moon above Horizon
17 days, 16 hours, 4 minutes (17.67 days)
94% Illuminated
Lunation: 1211
Dawn starts: 07:14
Sunrise: 07:58
Transit: 11:52
Sunset: 15:45
Dusk ends: 16:29

Hrs of sunlight: 07:44
Hrs of light: 9:15

WINTER

Current
Sunlit Earth
with
Cloud Cover
Transit:  -------
Moonset: 10:02
Moonrise: 17:16

Last Quarter ( Dec-08 )
New Moon ( Dec-14 )
First Quarter ( Dec-21 )
Full Moon ( Dec-30 )
Sunchart
Last Quarter New Moon First Quarter Full Moon
Last Quarter New Moon First Quarter Full Moon
Dec 8, 2020 @ 12:36 am
December 08, 2020
00:36 UTC
Dec 14, 2020 @ 4:16 pm
December 14, 2020
16:16 UTC
Dec 21, 2020 @ 11:41 pm
December 21, 2020
23:41 UTC
Dec 30, 2020 @ 3:28 am
December 30, 2020
03:28 UTC
Vernal Equinox
Start of Spring
Summer Solstice
Start of Summer
Autumn Equinox
Start of Autumn
Winter Solstice
Start of Winter
Start of Spring Start of Summer Start of Autumn Start of Winter
Mar 20, 2020 @ 3:50 am
20/03/2020
03:50 UTC
Jun 20, 2020 @ 10:44 pm
20/06/2020
21:44 UTC
Sep 22, 2020 @ 2:31 pm
22/09/2020
13:31 UTC
Dec 21, 2020 @ 10:03 am
21/12/2020
10:03 UTC

Current Sunlight Map

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CURRENT DAY / NIGHT MAP
Day / Night Map
  • Noon is technically when the Sun is at Zenith.
  • Morning civil twilight is when the Sun is 6 below the horizon and ends at Sunrise.
  • Evening civil twilight begins at Sunset and ends when the Sun reaches 6 below the horizon.
  • Nautical twilight is when the Sun is between 6 and 12 below the horizon.
  • Astronomical twilight is when the Sun is between 12 and 18 below the horizon.

Moon Details and Information...

Additional Moon facts and Information...
Images courtesy of NASA and Fourmilab Switzerland
Astro calendar script by TNET Services , modified by Bashewa Weather

Data updates at regular intervals.