Astronomy


Sun

Moon

Sun Moon age: 15 days, 1 hours, 8 minutes,99%
Sunrise: 04:11
Sunset: 22:15
Daylight: 18:04
Moonrise: 23:16 (18/06/2019)
Moonset: 05:13 (18/06/2019)
Waning Gibbous
99% Illuminated


First Quarter Moon Full Moon Last Quarter Moon New Moon
First Quarter Moon Full Moon Last Quarter Moon New Moon
10/06/2019 06:59
10 June 2019 05:59 GMT
17/06/2019 09:31
17 June 2019 08:31 GMT
25/06/2019 10:46
25 June 2019 09:46 GMT
02/07/2019 20:16
02 July 2019 19:16 GMT


Vernal Equinox
Start of Spring
Summer Solstice
Start of Summer
Autumn Equinox
Start of Fall
Winter Solstice
Start of Winter
Start of Spring First day of Summer First day of Fall First day of Winter
20/03/2019 21:58
20 March 2019 21:58 GMT
21/06/2019 16:54
21 June 2019 15:54 GMT
23/09/2019 08:50
23 September 2019 07:50 GMT
22/12/2019 04:19
22 December 2019 04:19 GMT

 

Principal Meteor Showers
SHOWER BEST VIEWING POINT OF ORIGIN DATE OF MAXIMUM* NO. PER HOUR ASSOCIATED COMET
Quadrantid Predawn N Jan. 4 25
Lyrid Predawn S Apr. 22 10 Thatcher
Eta Aquarid Predawn SE May 4 10 Halley
Delta Aquarid Predawn S July 30 10
Perseid Predawn NE Aug. 11 to 13 50 Swift-Tuttle
Draconid Late evening NW Oct. 9 6 Giacobini-Zinner
Orionid Predawn S Oct. 21 to 22 15 Halley
Taurid Late evening S Nov. 9 3 Encke
Leonid Predawn S Nov. 17 to 18 10 Tempel-Tuttle
Andromedid Late evening S Nov. 25 to 27 5 Biela
Geminid All night NE Dec. 13 to 14 75
Ursid Predawn N Dec. 22 5 Tuttle
*May vary by one or two days **Moonless, rural sky Bold = most prominent