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Events for October 2018

25 Sep 2018, 00:00 UTC
Events for October 2018
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The following table gives the date and time of important astronomical events for October 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 October 2018
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(h:m)
Oct 02 09:45 LAST QUARTER MOON
Oct 04 03:10 Moon at Ascending Node
Oct 04 09:51 Beehive 1.3°N of Moon
Oct 05 21:58 Regulus 1.8°S of Moon
Oct 05 22:29 Moon at Perigee: 366396 km
Oct 09 03:47 NEW MOON
Oct 11 21:21 Jupiter 4.1°S of Moon
Oct 15 03:01 Saturn 1.8°S of Moon
Oct 16 03 Mercury 6.2° of Venus
Oct 16 18:02 FIRST QUARTER MOON
Oct 17 12:03 Moon at Descending Node
Oct 17 19:16 Moon at Apogee: 404227 km
Oct 18 13:01 Mars 1.9°S of Moon
Oct 21 17 Orionid Meteor Shower
Oct 24 01 Uranus at Opposition
Oct 24 16:45 FULL MOON
Oct 26 14 Venus at Inferior ...

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