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Events for August 2013

25 Jul 2013, 00:00 UTC
Events for August 2013
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The following table gives the date and time of important astronomical events for August 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 August 2013
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(h:m)
Aug 01 12:22 Aldebaran 3.2°S of Moon
Aug 03 08:53 Moon at Apogee: 405834 km
Aug 03 22:22 Jupiter 4.0°N of Moon
Aug 04 22:31 Mercury 7.3°S of Pollux
Aug 05 08:39 Mercury 4.4°N of Moon
Aug 06 21:51 NEW MOON
Aug 10 02:19 Venus 5.1°N of Moon
Aug 12 01 Mercury at Perihelion
Aug 12 08:46 Spica 0.6°S of Moon
Aug 12 18 Perseid Meteor Shower
Aug 13 08:51 Saturn 2.8°N of Moon
Aug 13 16:20 Moon at Ascending Node
Aug 14 10:56 FIRST QUARTER MOON
Aug 17 17:03 Mars 5.8°S of Pollux
Aug 19 01:26 Moon at Perigee: 362265 km
Aug 21 01:45 FULL MOON
Aug 24 21 Mercury at Superior Conjunction ...

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