Geocentric view

Screen and data

This view shows the sky "as if the earth would not rotate". Ideal to see where the planets are and how they move.

Astrologers use this data to calculate a horoscope. The horoscope data is just to show the common part of astronomy and astrology. How to interpret a horoscope is a complete different "science". This is not a astrology program !

Right Ascension (0 - 24 hour) and Declination (-90 to 90) define the position of a fix star.

The distance to the earth is measured in AU:

1 Astronomical Unit = 149,597,870.691 Kilometers = about 93 Million Miles = avg. Distance Earth - Sun. For the moon, the unit is miles.

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