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Astronomical Sky Calculator

Based on a sky calculator programme written by John Thorstensen of Dartmouth College.

Precesses coordinates, provides sun & moon rise & set times, moon phase, LMST, Galactic coordinates, parallactic angle, an hourmass table, Julian date, moon phase and more besides. Just provide location, date, time and coordinates. CAUTION: this web interface performs only very limited validity checking, please do not try and find these limits.

Calculate for:
Date (yyyy mm dd):
Time (hh mm ss): Local Time: UT:

Coordinates: RA: Dec: Epoch:

See also:
Brian Casey provides another interface to John's programme, this time as a calculator of general phenomena for each night in a selected range of months.
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