Astronomy


Sun

Moon

Sun Moon age: 23 days, 10 hours, 58 minutes,31%
Sunrise: 05:10
Sunset: 21:26
Daylight: 16:16
Moonrise: 00:00 (02/08/2021)
Moonset: 16:55 (02/08/2021)
Waning Crescent
32% Illuminated


First Quarter Moon Full Moon Last Quarter Moon New Moon
First Quarter Moon Full Moon Last Quarter Moon New Moon
17/07/2021 11:11
17 July 2021 10:11 GMT
24/07/2021 03:37
24 July 2021 02:37 GMT
31/07/2021 14:16
31 July 2021 13:16 GMT
08/08/2021 14:50
08 August 2021 13:50 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
20/03/2021 09:37
20 March 2021 09:37 GMT
21/06/2021 04:32
21 June 2021 03:32 GMT
22/09/2021 20:21
22 September 2021 19:21 GMT
21/12/2021 15:59
21 December 2021 15:59 GMT

 


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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