Wakefield Skies

For your observing pleasure we’ve embedded some meteorological and astronomical tools below covering the sky state for the Wakefield area…

Current Cloud Cover

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Astro Tools

Astronomical Times for Wakefield (53.65, -1.42)
Starting 24 Feb 2018, for the next 6 days
DateMorningSunriseSunsetEveningMoonriseMoonsetMoon Phase
TwilightTwilight
24 Feb 201805:3107:0117:3519:0511:1902:33day 8 of Moon
25 Feb 201805:2906:5917:3719:0712:1003:43
26 Feb 201805:2706:5717:3919:0913:1204:44
27 Feb 201805:2506:5517:4119:1114:2505:37day 11 of Moon
28 Feb 201805:2206:5217:4319:1315:4406:18
01 Mar 201805:2006:5017:4519:1517:0506:52

Planetary Data for today
MercuryVenusMarsJupiterSaturnUranusNeptunePluto
Rises07:3007:3803:1100:5304:3508:3307:3005:27
Meridian12:4313:0206:5405:1208:1815:2312:4809:16
Sets17:5718:2710:3709:3112:0122:1418:0713:06
ConstellationAquariusAquariusOphiuchusLibraSagittariusPiscesAquariusSagittarius
VisibilityVisibleVisibleNot visibleNot visibleNot visibleGoodVisibleNot visible

Visible ISS Passes
ISS image. Credit: NASA
DateBrightnessStartHighest pointEnd
(mag)TimeAlt.Az.TimeAlt.Az.TimeAlt.Az.
27 Feb-0.806:08:2810°SSE06:09:5512°SE06:11:2210°ESE
01 Mar-1.505:58:5710°SSW06:01:2921°SSE06:04:0110°E

Visible Iridium Flares
DateTimeMagnitudeAltitudeAzimuthSatellite
24 Feb06:25:40-5.952°7° (N)Iridium 86
24 Feb19:31:33-8.251°129° (SE)Iridium 18
25 Feb06:19:400.350°11° (NNE)Iridium 52
26 Feb06:13:41-2.948°10° (N)Iridium 10
27 Feb06:07:42-1.447°11° (N)Iridium 13
27 Feb19:18:28-2.852°135° (SE)Iridium 18
28 Feb06:01:44-0.345°12° (NNE)Iridium 50
28 Feb19:13:21-1.253°136° (SE)Iridium 80
01 Mar05:55:45-0.543°12° (NNE)Iridium 53