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Mars Opposition Depiction
Mars Opposition of July 27, 2018
Opposition at: July 27, 2018 00:00:00 hrs UTC 0.386313 AU (35,911,685 miles)
Closest at: July 31, 2018 08:00:00 hrs UTC 0.384944 AU (35,784,466 miles)
At this perihelic opposition, Mars is only 0.384,944 AU (35.784,47 million miles) away and spans 24.33", shining at -2.77 mV.
All Mars Oppositions 2000 - 2049 AD
<<-- Mars Opposition of May 22, 2016Mars Opposition of October 14, 2020 -->>
Superior Conjunction: 26 Jul 2017Superior Conjunction: 2 Sep 2019
Perihelion
September 16, 2018
30d Elong30d Elong
24 Oct 2017
+1.8 mV
3.82"
16 Dec 2017
+1.6 mV
4.48"
7 Feb 2018
+1.1 mV
5.81"
1 Apr 2018
+0.3 mV
8.49"
24 May 2018
-1.0 mV
14.13"
16 Jul 2018
-2.6 mV
23.42"
8 Sep 2018
-1.9 mV
19.63"
31 Oct 2018
-0.6 mV
11.97"
23 Dec 2018
+0.3 mV
7.88"
14 Feb 2019
+1.0 mV
5.7"
8 Apr 2019
+1.5 mV
4.51"
31 May 2019
+1.8 mV
3.86"
98% illum
421 ipx2
+25.6 NP
57 transit
94% illum
560 ipx2
+19.1 NP
44 transit
91% illum
903 ipx2
+6.6 NP
36 transit
88% illum
1,874 ipx2
-6.5 SP
33 transit
90% illum
5,318 ipx2
-14.7 SP
35 transit
99% illum
16,091 ipx2
-12.5 SP
32 transit
93% illum
10,543 ipx2
-10.7 SP
31 transit
86% illum
3,644 ipx2
-20.3 SP
40 transit
87% illum
1,594 ipx2
-26.5 SP
54 transit
90% illum
868 ipx2
-21.8 SP
68 transit
94% illum
567 ipx2
-8.8 SP
79 transit
98% illum
430 ipx2
+6.6 NP
81 transit
Northern Summer
November 20, 2017
Northern Fall
May 22, 2018
Northern Winter
October 16, 2018
Northern Spring
March 23, 2019
DateDistanceMagnitudeDiameterPhase AngleIllumIllum PxTiltH-LongTransit
October 27, 2017225,780,000+1.8 mV3.9"1898%429 ipx2+25.4 NP16557
November 6, 2017220,396,000+1.8 mV4.0"2097%447 ipx2+24.7 NP16954
November 16, 2017214,460,000+1.8 mV4.1"2296%470 ipx2+23.7 NP17451
November 26, 2017207,993,000+1.7 mV4.2"2496%497 ipx2+22.3 NP17849
December 6, 2017201,047,000+1.7 mV4.3"2695%527 ipx2+20.7 NP18346
December 16, 2017193,657,000+1.6 mV4.5"2894%565 ipx2+18.9 NP18744
December 26, 2017185,863,000+1.5 mV4.7"2994%606 ipx2+16.9 NP19242
January 5, 2018177,734,000+1.4 mV4.9"3193%659 ipx2+14.6 NP19640
January 15, 2018169,315,000+1.4 mV5.1"3392%720 ipx2+12.3 NP20139
January 25, 2018160,660,000+1.3 mV5.4"3491%794 ipx2+9.8 NP20537
February 4, 2018151,847,000+1.1 mV5.7"3691%880 ipx2+7.2 NP21036
February 14, 2018142,921,000+1.0 mV6.1"3790%987 ipx2+4.7 NP21535
February 24, 2018133,948,000+0.9 mV6.5"3889%1,117 ipx2+2.1 NP22034
March 6, 2018124,999,000+0.7 mV7.0"3989%1,273 ipx2-0.5 SP22533
March 16, 2018116,118,000+0.6 mV7.5"4088%1,470 ipx2-2.9 SP23033
March 26, 2018107,368,000+0.4 mV8.1"4088%1,713 ipx2-5.3 SP23533
April 5, 201898,815,000+0.2 mV8.8"4188%2,016 ipx2-7.5 SP24033
April 15, 201890,495,000-0.0 mV9.6"4188%2,404 ipx2-9.5 SP24533
April 25, 201882,473,000-0.3 mV10.6"4088%2,902 ipx2-11.3 SP25034
May 5, 201874,806,000-0.5 mV11.6"4088%3,544 ipx2-12.8 SP25634
May 15, 201867,539,000-0.8 mV12.9"3889%4,381 ipx2-13.9 SP26134
May 25, 201860,753,000-1.0 mV14.3"3690%5,479 ipx2-14.8 SP26735
June 4, 201854,526,000-1.3 mV16.0"3492%6,910 ipx2-15.2 SP27335
June 14, 201848,946,000-1.7 mV17.8"3093%8,739 ipx2-15.2 SP27835
June 24, 201844,158,000-2.0 mV19.7"2595%10,967 ipx2-14.8 SP28434
July 4, 201840,305,000-2.3 mV21.6"1997%13,432 ipx2-13.9 SP29033
July 14, 201837,550,000-2.6 mV23.2"1199%15,726 ipx2-12.8 SP29632
July 24, 201836,056,000-2.8 mV24.2"5100%17,208 ipx2-11.5 SP30231
August 3, 201835,875,000-2.7 mV24.3"899%17,320 ipx2-10.4 SP30930
August 13, 201836,977,000-2.6 mV23.5"1698%16,063 ipx2-9.7 SP31530
August 23, 201839,228,000-2.3 mV22.2"2396%13,970 ipx2-9.6 SP32130
September 2, 201842,426,000-2.1 mV20.5"2994%11,660 ipx2-10.2 SP32831
September 12, 201846,403,000-1.8 mV18.8"3492%9,521 ipx2-11.3 SP33432
September 22, 201851,005,000-1.5 mV17.1"3790%7,725 ipx2-12.9 SP34033
October 2, 201856,114,000-1.3 mV15.5"4088%6,273 ipx2-14.7 SP34734
October 12, 201861,669,000-1.0 mV14.1"4287%5,136 ipx2-16.7 SP35336
October 22, 201867,603,000-0.8 mV12.9"4386%4,238 ipx2-18.7 SP35938
November 1, 201873,876,000-0.6 mV11.8"4486%3,527 ipx2-20.6 SP540
November 11, 201880,473,000-0.4 mV10.8"4486%2,969 ipx2-22.4 SP1242
November 21, 201887,352,000-0.2 mV10.0"4486%2,522 ipx2-23.9 SP1845
December 1, 201894,490,000-0.0 mV9.2"4486%2,157 ipx2-25.1 SP2448
December 11, 2018101,871,000+0.2 mV8.6"4386%1,866 ipx2-26.0 SP3050
December 21, 2018109,448,000+0.3 mV8.0"4387%1,621 ipx2-26.4 SP3653
December 31, 2018117,194,000+0.5 mV7.4"4287%1,425 ipx2-26.5 SP4157
January 10, 2019125,081,000+0.6 mV7.0"4188%1,259 ipx2-26.1 SP4759
January 20, 2019133,052,000+0.7 mV6.5"3989%1,120 ipx2-25.3 SP5362
January 30, 2019141,076,000+0.9 mV6.2"3889%1,005 ipx2-24.1 SP5865
February 9, 2019149,110,000+1.0 mV5.8"3790%908 ipx2-22.6 SP6467
February 19, 2019157,095,000+1.1 mV5.5"3591%823 ipx2-20.7 SP6970
March 1, 2019164,998,000+1.2 mV5.3"3492%754 ipx2-18.6 SP7472
March 11, 2019172,772,000+1.3 mV5.0"3292%693 ipx2-16.2 SP7974
March 21, 2019180,360,000+1.4 mV4.8"3193%641 ipx2-13.6 SP8476
March 31, 2019187,735,000+1.5 mV4.6"2994%597 ipx2-10.9 SP8978
April 10, 2019194,848,000+1.5 mV4.5"2794%558 ipx2-8.1 SP9479
April 20, 2019201,650,000+1.6 mV4.3"2695%525 ipx2-5.2 SP9980
April 30, 2019208,121,000+1.6 mV4.2"2496%495 ipx2-2.3 SP10481
May 10, 2019214,216,000+1.7 mV4.1"2296%470 ipx2+0.6 NP10881
May 20, 2019219,896,000+1.7 mV4.0"2097%449 ipx2+3.5 NP11381
May 30, 2019225,146,000+1.8 mV3.9"1897%432 ipx2+6.3 NP11881
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