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Saturn Opposition 2019 - July 9, 2019
Last year was Saturn's aphelic opposition, and this year Saturn is at 9.032,797 AU, with the globe spanning only 18.4". With a 24.4 degree axial tilt, Saturn's rings now hide behind the north pole. Saturn is only 34 degrees elevation, its last of 3 years this low before climbing back up the ecliptic next year.
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Aug 20, 2019 (4)
42.5 days after opposition

Aug 18, 2019
40.5 days after opposition

Jul 12, 2019
3.6 days after opposition

Jul 10, 2019
1.6 days after opposition

May 24, 2019
45.3 days before opposition
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