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Events for February 2018

25 Jan 2018, 00:00 UTC
Events for February 2018
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The following table gives the date and time of important astronomical events for February 2018.

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 2018
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(h:m)
Feb 01 18:24 Regulus 0.9°S of Moon
Feb 07 15:54 LAST QUARTER MOON
Feb 07 19:47 Jupiter 4.3°S of Moon
Feb 09 05:12 Mars 4.4°S of Moon
Feb 11 14:16 Moon at Apogee: 405701 km
Feb 11 14:46 Saturn 2.5°S of Moon
Feb 11 16:40 Mars 5.0°N of Antares
Feb 14 21:11 Moon at Descending Node
Feb 15 20:51 Partial Solar Eclipse; mag=0.599
Feb 15 21:05 NEW MOON
Feb 17 12 Mercury at Superior Conjunction
Feb 23 08:09 FIRST QUARTER MOON
Feb 23 17:07 Aldebaran 0.7°S of Moon
Feb 27 14:48 Moon at Perigee: 363938 km
Feb 27 17:28 Beehive 2.3°N of Moon
Feb 28 05:03 Moon at Ascending Node

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