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Basic DE405 Geocentric Pluto Ephemeris Statistics - UT Time Scale
Referred to True Ecliptic and Equinox of Date UT

For Current Date    =  2018 Jul 19 - Thu
    Current Time    =  02:07:05 UT
Applied Delta T     = +00:01:11
Astronomical JD TT  =  2458318.58907407

Apparent Geocentric Position and True Distance
Right Ascension     =  19h 25m 51.21s = 19.4308921h = 291.4633815°
Declination         = -21° 48' 39.44" = -21.810955°
True Distance       =  32.594245592 AU = 4.876029737 BKm = 3.029824411 BMi
Horizontal Parallax =  0.270" = 0.000074946°
Visual Magnitude    = +14.2
Light/Signal Time   =  04h 31m 04.68s
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Basic DE405 Geocentric Pluto Ephemeris Statistics - TT Time Scale
Referred to True Ecliptic and Equinox of Date TT

For Current Date    = 2018 Jul 19 - Thu
    Current Time    = 02:07:05 TT
Astronomical JD TT  = 2458318.58825231

Apparent Geocentric Position and True Distance
Right Ascension     =  19h 25m 51.22s = 19.4308935h = 291.4634025°
Declination         = -21° 48' 39.42" = -21.810951°
True Distance       =  32.594243427 AU = 4.876029413 BKm = 3.029824210 BMi
Horizontal Parallax =  0.270" = 0.000074946°
Visual Magnitude    = +14.2
Light/Signal Time   =  04h 31m 04.68s

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Pluto ephemeris table for each date of Jul. 2014 at 12:00 TT

Computed according to the NASA/JPL DE405 Ephemeris Model.
There are three extra (xx) days at each end of the table.


JD12_TT    RA_Hr    Decl_Deg     Dist_AU    VMag   Day
2458298 19.4659730 -21.704557 32.601862869 +14.2   xx
2458299 19.4643149 -21.709654 32.598663865 +14.2   xx
2458300 19.4626480 -21.714770 32.595748149 +14.2   xx
2458301 19.4609729 -21.719903 32.593116824 +14.2    1
2458302 19.4592900 -21.725051 32.590770965 +14.2    2
2458303 19.4575999 -21.730212 32.588711618 +14.2    3
2458304 19.4559032 -21.735382 32.586939798 +14.2    4
2458305 19.4542008 -21.740558 32.585456484 +14.2    5
2458306 19.4524936 -21.745737 32.584262617 +14.2    6
2458307 19.4507825 -21.750917 32.583359101 +14.2    7
2458308 19.4490685 -21.756097 32.582746786 +14.2    8
2458309 19.4473527 -21.761276 32.582426461 +14.2    9
2458310 19.4456357 -21.766456 32.582398829 +14.2   10
2458311 19.4439182 -21.771637 32.582664472 +14.2   11
2458312 19.4422004 -21.776823 32.583223809 +14.2   12
2458313 19.4404823 -21.782014 32.584077057 +14.2   13
2458314 19.4387640 -21.787207 32.585224201 +14.2   14
2458315 19.4370456 -21.792399 32.586664992 +14.2   15
2458316 19.4353280 -21.797586 32.588398965 +14.2   16
2458317 19.4336122 -21.802761 32.590425475 +14.2   17
2458318 19.4318993 -21.807922 32.592743749 +14.2   18
2458319 19.4301904 -21.813067 32.595352915 +14.2   19
2458320 19.4284865 -21.818195 32.598252039 +14.2   20
2458321 19.4267886 -21.823306 32.601440136 +14.2   21
2458322 19.4250971 -21.828401 32.604916188 +14.2   22
2458323 19.4234127 -21.833480 32.608679143 +14.2   23
2458324 19.4217357 -21.838544 32.612727920 +14.2   24
2458325 19.4200666 -21.843593 32.617061411 +14.2   25
2458326 19.4184056 -21.848626 32.621678482 +14.2   26
2458327 19.4167532 -21.853642 32.626577972 +14.2   27
2458328 19.4151096 -21.858640 32.631758696 +14.2   28
2458329 19.4134754 -21.863616 32.637219444 +14.2   29
2458330 19.4118510 -21.868568 32.642958977 +14.2   30
2458331 19.4102372 -21.873495 32.648976030 +14.2   31
2458332 19.4086347 -21.878392 32.655269300 +14.2   xx
2458333 19.4070442 -21.883257 32.661837451 +14.2   xx
2458334 19.4054668 -21.888088 32.668679100 +14.2   xx
JD12_TT    RA_Hr    Decl_Deg     Dist_AU    VMag   Day
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