# get_moon¶

astroplan.get_moon(time, location, pressure=None)[source]

Position of the Earth’s moon.

Currently uses PyEphem to calculate the position of the moon by default (requires PyEphem to be installed). Set use_pyephem to False to calculate the moon position with jplephem (requires jplephem to be installed).

Parameters: time : Time or see below Time of observation. This will be passed in as the first argument to the Time initializer, so it can be anything that Time will accept (including a Time object). location : EarthLocation Location of the observer on Earth pressure : None or Quantity (optional) moon_sc : SkyCoord Position of the moon at time