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June 2018 Sky

June 2018 Sky

June 2018 Sky 1 Moon near Saturn (morning sky) at 1h UT. Mag. 0.2. 2 Moon at apogee (farthest from Earth) at 17h UT (distance 405,317 km; angular size 29.5′). 3 Moon near Mars (morning sky) at 11h UT. Mag. −1.3. • Mars (Wikipedia) 6

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Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower in 2018

Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower

Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower in 2018 Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower is active between April 19 and May 28th every year and but will peak this year between Sat, May 5–Sun, May 6. This will be the best time to see

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May 2018 Sky

June 2018 Sky

May 2018 Sky 2 Moon near Antares (morning sky) at 11h UT. 2 Venus 6.4° N of Aldebaran (28° from Sun, evening sky) at 18h UT. Mags. −3.9 and 0.9. 4 Moon near Saturn (morning sky) at 20h UT. Mag. 0.3. 6 Eta

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April 2018 Sky

June 2018 Sky

April 2018 Sky 1 Moon near Spica (morning sky) at 12h UT. 2 Mars 1.3° S of Saturn (morning sky) at 13h UT. Mags. 0.3 and 0.5. 3 Moon near Jupiter (morning sky) at 16h UT. Mag. −2.4. 5 Moon near Antares (morning sky)

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March 2018 Sky

June 2018 Sky

March 2018 Sky 1 Moon near Regulus (evening sky) at 6h UT. 2 Full Moon at 0:51 UT. 4 Mercury 1.1° NW of Venus (13° from Sun, evening sky) at 6h UT. Mags. −1.2 and −3.9. 5 Moon near Spica (morning sky) at 2h

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February 2018 Sky

June 2018 Sky

February 2018 Sky 1 Moon near Regulus (morning sky) at 19h UT. 5 Moon near Spica (morning sky) at 17h UT. 7 Last Quarter Moon at 15:55 UT. 7 Moon near Jupiter (87° from Sun, morning sky) at 22h UT. Mag. −2.0. Jupiter is

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Super Blue Moon Total Lunar Eclipse

Super Blue Moon Total Lunar Eclipse

Super Blue Moon Total Lunar Eclipse Super Blue Moon Total Lunar Eclipse will be the first of two Blue Moons in 2018 and the second of two full moons in the January 2018 calendar month. So it’s not just a

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January 2018 Sky

June 2018 Sky

January 2018 Sky 1 Mercury at greatest elongation west (23° from Sun, morning sky) at 20h UT. Mag. −0.3. 1 Moon at perigee (closest to Earth) at 21:54 UT (356,565 km; angular size 33.5′). Closest of 2018. 2 Full Moon at 2:24 UT.

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2017 Geminids meteor shower

2017 Geminids meteor shower

2017 Geminids meteor shower 2017 Geminids meteor shower will peak between December 13 and 14 with conditions being less than fair with larger amounts of LP (light pollution) due to a Full Moon. The Geminids can be observed annually between December 4 and

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December 2017 Sky

June 2018 Sky

December 2017 Sky 2 Moon near the Pleiades (evening sky) at 22h UT. 3 Moon near Aldebaran (midnight sky) at 13h UT. Occultation visible from northeast Asia, Alaska, northwest Canada. 3 Full Moon at 15:47 UT. 4 Moon at perigee (closest to Earth) at

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