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Events for September 2016

25 Aug 2016, 17:00 UTC
Events for September 2016
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The following table gives the date and time of important astronomical events for September 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 September 2016
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(h:m)
Sep 01 09:03 NEW MOON
Sep 01 09:07 Annular Solar Eclipse; mag=0.974
Sep 01 15:27 Moon at Ascending Node
Sep 02 15 Neptune at Opposition
Sep 03 10:33 Venus 1.1°S of Moon: Occultation
Sep 04 19:56 Spica 5.8°S of Moon
Sep 04 20:05 Saturn 5.9°N of Antares
Sep 06 18:44 Moon at Apogee: 405059 km
Sep 08 21:23 Saturn 3.8°S of Moon
Sep 09 11:49 FIRST QUARTER MOON
Sep 13 00 Mercury at Inferior Conjunction
Sep 15 23:55 Moon at Descending Node
Sep 16 18:54 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse; mag=0.908
Sep 16 19:05 FULL MOON
Sep 18 15:15 Venus 2.2°N of Spica
Sep 18 17:00 Moon at Perigee: 361894 km
Sep 21 22:13 ...

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