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


2018 January 14 – 00h00m00s
(UTC)


General informations and celestial positions in equatorial coordinates (observer independent)
Magnitude Distance
from Earth
Constellation Right
Ascension
Declination Illuminated
Area
Moon -9.83 406,002 km Ophiuchus 17h19m04.48s -18°48’04.9″

8%
Sun -26.8 0.98 u.a. Sagittarius 19h42m30.21s -21°20’48.1″

100%
Mercury -0.18 1.22 u.a. Sagittarius 18h16m27.74s -23°14’00.4″

83%
Venus -3.78 1.71 u.a. Sagittarius 19h47m58.02s -22°03’17.4″

100%
Mars 1.38 1.84 u.a. Libra 15h20m14.73s -17°32’57.5″

92%
Jupiter -1.72 5.78 u.a. Libra 15h07m20.50s -16°25’49.7″

99%
Saturn 0.53 10.98 u.a. Sagittarius 18h12m30.76s -22°30’59.8″

100%
Uranus 5.8 19.86 u.a. Pisces 1h32m04.62s 9°00’57.6″

100%
Neptune 7.94 30.59 u.a. Aquarius 22h55m50.38s -7°48’48.8″

100%