ecliptic positions from Explanatory Supplement orbits  
  coords of J2000.0 
 JD   2458019.79   2017/ 9/23  7: 0: 0 
       Mercury     124d  51m  24.17s |    6d  48m  48.13s r = 0.325528 
       Venus       115d  10m  30.71s |    2d   7m   0.14s r = 0.718633 
       Earth         0d  12m  22.79s |    0d   0m  -1.74s r = 1.003434 
       Mars        149d  42m  57.99s |    1d  49m  12.78s r = 1.664988 
       Jupiter     210d  47m  20.52s |    1d  13m  30.22s r = 5.444346 
       Saturn      267d  15m  19.43s |    1d   6m  16.71s r = 10.050047 
       Uranus       25d  59m  43.67s |    0d -34m -24.30s r = 19.917010 
       Neptune     342d  43m  33.56s |    0d -54m -41.84s r = 29.946512 
       Pluto       288d  16m  19.64s |    0d  37m  33.03s r = 33.408516 
 
 equatorial positions from Explanatory Supplement orbits  
 uncorrected for aberration or light-delay 
 no corrections for precession or nutation 
 JD   2458019.79   2017/ 9/23  7: 0: 0 
       Mercury     11h  17m  10.170s |    6d  34m  52.13s r = 1.217237 
       Venus       10h  24m   3.046s |   11d   6m  52.00s r = 1.460031 
       Mars        10h  52m   2.733s |    8d  29m  23.16s r = 2.580109 
       Jupiter     13h  38m  35.398s |   -9d  -7m  -5.94s r = 6.328654 
       Saturn      17h  23m  40.698s |  -22d  -4m -51.19s r = 10.151278 
       Uranus       1h  42m  16.613s |    9d  57m  19.47s r = 19.018575 
       Neptune     22h  55m  32.194s |   -7d -52m -52.70s r = 28.991108 
       Pluto       19h  11m  45.403s |  -21d -46m -43.22s r = 33.111106 
       moon        14h  25m   9.167s |   -9d  -9m -19.02s r = 0.002642 
       sun         12h   1m  38.797s |    0d -10m -42.42s r = 1.003434