Analemma with current Sun Position
The analemma is shown as if you were looking up into the sky at the Sun.
Analemma images based on shadows cast on the ground or on a wall by some
fixed object (such as the gnomon on a sundial) will be mirror images of
Each colored region represents one astrological sign (Tropical system).
The four cardinal signs (the ones the Sun enters at Solstices and
Equinoxes) are labeled in larger type than the others.
Move the slider to change the date used for the calculation. The slider
is calibrated in days: Zero = today, Positive values = dates in the
future, Negative values = dates in the past.
Sign transition dates may differ slightly from other published sources
due to rounding, time zone differences, and the like.
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Calculations are based on formulas published by the US Naval Observatory.