Astronomy


Sun

Moon

Sun Moon age: 18 days, 14 hours, 13 minutes,88%
Sunrise: 04:10
Sunset: 22:19
Daylight: 18:09
Moonrise: 00:34 (25/06/2024)
Moonset: 07:56 (25/06/2024)
Waning Gibbous
88% Illuminated


First Quarter Moon Full Moon Last Quarter Moon New Moon
First Quarter Moon Full Moon Last Quarter Moon New Moon
14/06/2024 06:18
14 June 2024 05:18 GMT
22/06/2024 02:08
22 June 2024 01:08 GMT
28/06/2024 22:53
28 June 2024 21:53 GMT
05/07/2024 23:57
05 July 2024 22:57 GMT


Vernal Equinox
Start of Spring
Summer Solstice
Start of Summer
Autumn Equinox
Start of Autumn
Winter Solstice
Start of Winter
Start of Spring First day of Summer First day of Fall First day of Winter
20/03/2024 03:06
20 March 2024 03:06 GMT
20/06/2024 21:51
20 June 2024 20:51 GMT
22/09/2024 13:44
22 September 2024 12:44 GMT
21/12/2024 09:20
21 December 2024 09:20 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