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Events for December 2013

25 Nov 2013, 00:00 UTC
Events for December 2013
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The following table gives the date and time of important astronomical events for December 2013. 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 December 2013
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(h:m)
Dec 01 10:13 Saturn 1.2°N of Moon: Occultation
Dec 03 00:22 NEW MOON
Dec 04 10:15 Moon at Perigee: 360065 km
Dec 09 15:12 FIRST QUARTER MOON
Dec 13 10:10 Moon at Descending Node
Dec 14 05 Geminid Meteor Shower
Dec 16 02:45 Aldebaran 2.7°S of Moon
Dec 17 09:28 FULL MOON
Dec 19 07:11 Jupiter 5.0°N of Moon
Dec 19 23:49 Moon at Apogee: 406269 km
Dec 21 17:11 Winter Solstice
Dec 22 00 Mercury at Aphelion
Dec 22 14 Ursid Meteor Shower
Dec 22 22:47 Regulus 5.4°N of Moon
Dec 25 13:48 LAST QUARTER MOON
Dec 26 02:45 Mars 4.6°N of Moon
Dec 27 02:10 Spica 1.0°S of Moon
Dec ...

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