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Events for February 2017

25 Jan 2017, 00:00 UTC
Events for February 2017
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The following table gives the date and time of important astronomical events for February 2017.

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 February 2017
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(h:m)
Feb 01 01:09 Mars 2.3°N of Moon
Feb 04 04:19 FIRST QUARTER MOON
Feb 05 21:14 Aldebaran 0.2°S of Moon
Feb 06 13:59 Moon at Perigee: 368817 km
Feb 07 14 Mercury at Aphelion
Feb 09 23:46 Beehive 3.9°N of Moon
Feb 11 00:33 FULL MOON
Feb 11 00:44 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse; mag=0.988
Feb 11 14:04 Regulus 0.8°N of Moon
Feb 11 19:49 Moon at Ascending Node
Feb 15 14:55 Jupiter 2.7°S of Moon
Feb 18 19:33 LAST QUARTER MOON
Feb 18 21 Jupiter at Aphelion
Feb 18 21:14 Moon at Apogee: 404376 km
Feb 20 16 Venus at Perihelion
Feb 20 23:44 Saturn 3.6°S of Moon
Feb 26 06:28 Moon at ...

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