Astro Data Sets

The following data is calibrated for the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Astronomical Times for DFW Metro Area (30.899, -97.040)
Starting 18 Aug 2017, for the next 10 days
DateMorningSunriseSunsetEveningMoonriseMoonsetMoon Phase
TwilightTwilight
18 Aug 201705:2406:5520:0821:3703:3417:44day 25 of Moon
19 Aug 201705:2506:5620:0621:3504:3618:38
20 Aug 201705:2506:5620:0521:3405:4119:28
21 Aug 201705:2606:5720:0421:3306:4520:13day 29 of Moon
22 Aug 201705:2606:5720:0321:3207:4920:54
23 Aug 201705:2706:5820:0221:3108:5021:32
24 Aug 201705:2806:5920:0121:3009:4922:07day 2 of Moon
25 Aug 201705:2806:5920:0021:2910:4622:42
26 Aug 201705:2907:0019:5921:2811:4223:18
27 Aug 201705:2907:0019:5721:2612:3623:55day 5 of Moon

Planetary Data for today
MercuryVenusMarsJupiterSaturnUranusNeptunePluto
Rises08:0404:1606:2311:0515:5122:5820:5517:43
Meridian14:1111:1013:0316:4920:5905:2202:3622:51
Sets20:2518:0419:4422:3502:0211:4608:1703:55
ConstellationSextansGeminiLeoVirgoOphiuchusPiscesAquariusSagittarius
VisibilityGoodGoodGoodPrimeGoodNot visibleNot visibleGood

Visible ISS Passes
ISS image. Credit: NASA
DateBrightnessStartHighest pointEnd
(mag)TimeAlt.Az.TimeAlt.Az.TimeAlt.Az.
No visible ISS passes during this time period

Visible Iridium Flares for the next 7 days
DateTimeMagnitudeAltitudeAzimuthSatellite
19 Aug21:12:370.926°356° (N)Iridium 59
20 Aug21:06:21-0.128°356° (N)Iridium 95
23 Aug06:28:18-4.662°194° (SSW)Iridium 22
23 Aug20:47:42-0.534°355° (N)Iridium 60
24 Aug06:22:21-2.460°202° (SSW)Iridium 25

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