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Events for October 2013

25 Sep 2013, 00:00 UTC
Events for October 2013
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The following table gives the date and time of important astronomical events for October 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 October 2013
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(h:m)
Oct 01 22:19 Regulus 5.6°N of Moon
Oct 03 13 Uranus at Opposition
Oct 03 19 Venus at Aphelion
Oct 05 00:35 NEW MOON
Oct 06 22:08 Moon at Ascending Node
Oct 06 22:28 Mercury 2.8°S of Moon
Oct 07 04:30 Saturn 1.9°N of Moon
Oct 08 12:07 Venus 4.7°S of Moon
Oct 08 13 Mercury 5.0° of Saturn
Oct 09 10 Mercury at Greatest Elongation: 25.3°E
Oct 10 23:06 Moon at Perigee: 369813 km
Oct 11 23:02 FIRST QUARTER MOON
Oct 15 03:51 Mars 0.9°N of Regulus
Oct 16 18:26 Venus 1.5°N of Antares
Oct 18 23:38 FULL MOON
Oct 18 23:51 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse; mag=0.756
Oct 19 21:47 Moon at Descending ...

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