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Events for May 2017

25 Apr 2017, 00:00 UTC
Events for May 2017
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The following table gives the date and time of important astronomical events for May_ 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 May_ 2017
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(h:m)
May 02 18:23 Beehive 3.6°N of Moon
May 03 02:47 FIRST QUARTER MOON
May 04 09:49 Regulus 0.5°N of Moon
May 04 10:42 Moon at Ascending Node
May 05 01 Eta-Aquarid Meteor Shower
May 05 13:51 Mars 6.1°N of Aldebaran
May 07 21:24 Jupiter 2.1°S of Moon
May 10 21:43 FULL MOON
May 12 19:51 Moon at Apogee: 406212 km
May 13 23:07 Saturn 3.1°S of Moon
May 17 23 Mercury at Greatest Elongation: 25.8°W
May 19 00:33 LAST QUARTER MOON
May 19 01:30 Moon at Descending Node
May 22 12:32 Venus 2.4°N of Moon
May 24 01:20 Mercury 1.6°N of Moon
May 25 19:44 NEW MOON
May 26 01:23 Moon at Perigee: ...

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