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Events for April 2019

25 Mar 2019, 00:00 UTC
Events for April 2019
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The following table gives the date and time of important astronomical events for April 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 April 2018
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(h:m)
Apr 01 18 Mercury at Inferior Conjunction
Apr 03 14:14 Jupiter 3.9°S of Moon
Apr 03 17 Saturn at Aphelion
Apr 07 12:50 Saturn 1.9°S of Moon
Apr 07 18:15 Mars 3.1°S of Moon
Apr 08 05:32 Moon at Apogee: 404145 km
Apr 08 07:18 LAST QUARTER MOON
Apr 10 08:09 Moon at Descending Node
Apr 14 09:24 Mercury 3.9°N of Moon
Apr 16 01:57 NEW MOON
Apr 17 19:29 Venus 5.4°N of Moon
Apr 18 15 Uranus in Conjunction with Sun
Apr 19 04:45 Aldebaran 1.1°S of Moon
Apr 20 14:44 Moon at Perigee: 368713 km
Apr 22 18 Lyrid Meteor Shower
Apr 22 21:46 FIRST QUARTER MOON
Apr 23 06:17 ...

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