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Events in February 2020

25 Jan 2020, 00:00 UTC
Events in February 2020
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The following table gives the date and time of important astronomical events for February 2020.
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 February 2020
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(h:m)
Feb 02 01:42 FIRST QUARTER MOON
Feb 04 06:53 Aldebaran 3.1°S of Moon
Feb 06 08:59 Moon at Ascending Node
Feb 07 12:58 Pollux 5.3°N of Moon
Feb 08 10:16 Beehive 1.0°S of Moon
Feb 09 07:33 FULL MOON
Feb 09 21:15 Regulus 3.8°S of Moon
Feb 10 14 Mercury at Greatest Elongation: 18.2°E
Feb 10 20:31 Moon at Perigee: 360464 km
Feb 12 05 Mercury at Perihelion
Feb 15 22:17 LAST QUARTER MOON
Feb 18 13:18 Mars 0.8°S of Moon: Occultation
Feb 19 00:12 Moon at Descending Node
Feb 19 19:36 Jupiter 0.9°N of Moon: Occultation
Feb 20 13:47 Saturn 1.7°N of Moon
Feb 23 15:32 NEW MOON
Feb 26 02 ...

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