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Events for July 2016

25 Jun 2016, 17:00 UTC
Events for July 2016
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The following table gives the date and time of important astronomical events for July 2016. The time of each event is given in Greenwich Mean Time or GMT (a.k.a. Universal Time or UT). To convert GMT to Eastern Standard Time (EST) just subtract 5 hours. To convert GMT to other time zones, visit Time Zones. Some of the astronomical terms used in the calendar are explained in Definitions.

Date GMT Astronomical Events for July 2016
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(h:m)
Jul 01 06:45 Moon at Perigee: 365983 km
Jul 02 03:58 Aldebaran 0.4°S of Moon
Jul 02 16 Mercury at Perihelion
Jul 04 11:01 NEW MOON
Jul 04 16 Earth at Aphelion: 1.01675 AU
Jul 07 03 Mercury at Superior Conjunction
Jul 07 23:33 Regulus 1.8°N of Moon
Jul 09 01:41 Moon at Ascending Node
Jul 09 10:08 Jupiter 0.9°N of Moon: Occultation
Jul 10 23 Venus at Perihelion
Jul 12 00:52 FIRST QUARTER MOON
Jul 12 04:13 Spica 5.6°S of Moon
Jul 13 05:24 Moon at Apogee: 404272 km
Jul 16 05:11 Saturn 3.4°S of Moon
Jul 19 22:57 FULL MOON
Jul 23 07:49 Moon at Descending Node
Jul 26 ...

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