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 23 Oct 2017, for the next 10 days
DateMorningSunriseSunsetEveningMoonriseMoonsetMoon Phase
TwilightTwilight
23 Oct 201706:0407:3518:4820:1710:5721:46day 3 of Moon
24 Oct 201706:0507:3618:4720:1611:4922:30
25 Oct 201706:0607:3718:4620:1512:3723:18
26 Oct 201706:0707:3818:4520:1413:24Noneday 6 of Moon
27 Oct 201706:0707:3818:4420:1314:0800:08
28 Oct 201706:0807:3918:4420:1314:4901:01
29 Oct 201706:0907:4018:4320:1215:2901:55day 8 of Moon
30 Oct 201706:1007:4118:4220:1116:0702:52
31 Oct 201706:1107:4218:4120:1016:4403:50
01 Nov 201706:1107:4218:4020:0917:2204:50day 11 of Moon

Planetary Data for today
MercuryVenusMarsJupiterSaturnUranusNeptunePluto
Rises08:2606:1005:2007:5011:4818:3316:3113:27
Meridian13:4812:0311:2213:2216:5100:5922:1418:30
Sets19:1017:5517:2418:5321:5707:2103:5423:38
ConstellationLibraVirgoVirgoVirgoOphiuchusPiscesAquariusSagittarius
VisibilityPrimeGoodGoodGoodPrimeGoodGoodPrime

Visible ISS Passes
ISS image. Credit: NASA
DateBrightnessStartHighest pointEnd
(mag)TimeAlt.Az.TimeAlt.Az.TimeAlt.Az.
25 Oct-0.507:10:2810°SSE07:12:0113°SE07:13:3410°E
27 Oct-2.207:00:2510°SSW07:03:2637°SE07:06:2910°ENE
28 Oct-0.906:09:0010°S06:11:1017°SE06:13:2110°E
29 Oct-3.906:51:4510°SW06:54:5864°NW06:58:1110°NE
30 Oct-3.106:02:3151°SE06:02:3351°SE06:05:4310°NE
31 Oct-2.506:45:5221°WNW06:46:3523°NW06:49:1510°NNE

Visible Iridium Flares for the next 7 days
DateTimeMagnitudeAltitudeAzimuthSatellite
26 Oct07:26:45-4.812°85° (E)Iridium 15
27 Oct06:33:51-1.733°174° (S)Iridium 13
28 Oct06:27:51-0.832°172° (S)Iridium 50

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