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April 2017 Sky

June 2017 Sky

April 2017 Sky  1 Moon near Aldebaran (evening sky) at 9h UT. Occultation visible from southern Asia, Japan, and Korea. 1 Mercury at greatest elongation east (19° from Sun, evening sky) at 10h UT. Mag. 0.0. 3 First Quarter Moon

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Lyrid Meteor Shower Live in 2016

Lyrid Meteor Shower

Lyrid Meteor Shower Live in 2016 Lyrid Meteor Shower is active between April 16 and April 25 yearly and it tends to peak around April 22 or April 23. The Lyrids were created by the debris from a comet named Thatcher, this

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April 2016 Sky

June 2017 Sky

April 2016 Sky 6 Moon very near Venus (16° from Sun, morning sky) at 8h UT. Daytime occultation (very thin crescent Moon) from Europe, northern Africa, and western Russia. Mag. -3.9. • Occultations of Venus in 2016 (IOTA) 7 New

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