Wed 27th of Oct 2021 UTC
Astronomy.co.uk Moon Phase Widget
Age: 21 days old
Phase: Waning Gibbous
Illumination: 67%
Distance: 401,794 km

Jupiter Rotates

Observe the graceful twirl of our Solar System's largest planet. Many interesting features of Jupiter's enigmatic atmosphere, including dark belts and light zones, can be followed in detail. A careful inspection will reveal that different cloud layers rotate at slightly different speeds. The famous Great Red Spot is not visible at first -- but soon rotates into view. Other smaller storm systems occasionally appear. As large as Jupiter is, it rotates in only 10 hours. Our small Earth, by comparison, ...Read more

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21st September 2021 at 12:40
Harvest moon glows in UK skies - BBC Weather

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24th July 2021 at 19:34
Look to the south east tonight and spot Saturn near the moon
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24th June 2021 at 18:26
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9th June 2021 at 22:22
Solar eclipse 10th June If watching in the UK, the phenomenon will begin at 10.08am on 10 June and last until 12.22pm, with the maximum eclipse at 11.13am. Around 20 per cent of the sun will be obscured in London, 32 per cent in Glasgow, 73 per cent in New York and 86 per cent in Toronto.
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8th June 2021 at 05:44
Partial solar eclipse will be visible in the UK and Ireland on 10 June

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30th May 2021 at 11:00
NASA release striking picture of Milky Way's 'downtown', 26,000 light years away

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26th May 2021 at 15:02
Super Flower Blood Moon will appear on Wednesday

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15th May 2021 at 19:30

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26th April 2021 at 19:00
What is tonight’s Pink supermoon and when will it appear?

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25th April 2021 at 19:34

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