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Events in May 2020

25 Apr 2020, 00:00 UTC
Events in May 2020
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The following table gives the date and time of important astronomical events for May_ 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 May 2020
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(h:m)
May 02 02:49 Regulus 4.2°S of Moon
May 04 19 Eta-Aquarid Meteor Shower
May 04 21 Mercury at Superior Conjunction
May 06 03:03 Moon at Perigee: 359656 km
May 07 10:45 FULL MOON
May 08 21:40 Antares 6.5°S of Moon
May 10 04 Mercury at Perihelion
May 10 09:01 Moon at Descending Node
May 12 09:40 Jupiter 2.3°N of Moon
May 12 18:18 Saturn 2.7°N of Moon
May 14 14:03 LAST QUARTER MOON
May 15 02:00 Mars 2.8°N of Moon
May 18 07:45 Moon at Apogee: 405584 km
May 22 10 Mercury 0.9° of Venus
May 22 17:39 NEW MOON
May 24 02:40 Venus 3.7°N of Moon
May 24 10:53 Mercury 2.8°N of ...

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