Twin City Amateur Astronomers

Current Observing Conditions

Current conditions at the Sugar Grove Observatory
Clear Sky Clock for SGO
The ultraviolet Sun

GOES weather map of the US
Planets Today
PlanetRiseRise AzTransitAltSetTimeSet Az
Mercury 5:44AM9311:36AM47 5:29PM267
Venus11:25AM125 3:50PM24 8:15PM235
Mars 6:52AM10112:24PM41 5:55PM258
Jupiter 3:21PM110 8:34PM35 1:43AM250
Saturn 2:35PM115 7:32PM3012:25AM245
Uranus 6:37PM69 1:37AM65 8:33AM291
Neptune 4:32PM9610:22PM45 4:08AM264
Pluto 1:58PM120 6:37PM2711:19PM240
Sun 7:15AM10412:41PM38 6:06PM256
Events this Month
10/6/2021 3:40:00 AMMoon is 3.55° South of Mars
10/6/2021 5:05:00 AMNew Moon
10/7/2021 10:01:00 PMMars in conjunction with the Sun
10/9/2021 2:00:00 AMMercury is 2.86° South of Mars
10/9/2021 2:00:00 AMMars is 2.86° North of Mercury
10/9/2021 10:18:00 AMMercury in inferior conjunction with the Sun
10/9/2021 12:36:00 PMMoon is 2.86° South of Venus
10/12/2021 9:25:00 PMFirst Quarter Moon
10/13/2021 4:08:00 AMMoon is 2.42° South of Pluto
10/14/2021 1:08:00 AMMoon is 3.93° South of Saturn
10/15/2021 4:03:00 AMMoon is 4.14° North of Jupiter
10/17/2021 7:58:00 AMMoon is 4.11° North of Neptune
10/20/2021 8:57:00 AMFull Moon
10/21/2021 3:40:00 PMMoon is 1.33° North of Uranus
10/24/2021 11:30:00 PMMercury reaches 18.4° West of the Sun
10/28/2021 2:05:00 PMLast Quarter Moon
10/29/2021 2:52:00 PMVenus reaches 47° East of the Sun
This month's Moon Calendar shows the current phases.
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