Here’s a table with magnitude, distance from Earth, location and illuminated area of Sun, Moon and planets of the Solar System. The locations are given with the constellation where the object is located and with its equatorial coordinates, independent of the observer’s position.

This table is published daily with data for 0h UTC.

Good Skies!


Solar System


2017 September 14 – 00h00m00s
(UTC)


General informations and celestial positions in equatorial coordinates (observer independent)
Magnitude Distance
from Earth
Constellation Right
Ascension
Declination Illuminated
Area
Moon -11.77 369,887 km Orion 6h04m28.97s 19°15’15.0″

42%
Sun -26.8 1.01 u.a. Leo 11h28m18.05s 3°25’12.1″

100%
Mercury -0.49 0.98 u.a. Leo 10h23m07.47s 10°52’12.7″

54%
Venus -3.85 1.41 u.a. Leo 9h40m51.36s 14°37’11.5″

87%
Mars 1.81 2.61 u.a. Leo 10h30m50.17s 10°35’53.7″

99%
Jupiter -1.56 6.26 u.a. Virgo 13h32m17.43s -8°29’37.4″

100%
Saturn 0.47 10.01 u.a. Ophiuchus 17h23m15.51s -22°02’46.5″

100%
Uranus 5.72 19.1 u.a. Pisces 1h44m20.25s 10°09’02.2″

100%
Neptune 7.82 28.95 u.a. Aquarius 22h57m19.61s -7°41’41.6″

100%