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Events for October 2020

25 Sep 2020, 00:00 UTC
Events for October 2020
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The following table gives the date and time of important astronomical events for October 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 October 2020
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(h:m)
Oct 01 16 Mercury at Greatest Elongation: 25.8°E
Oct 01 21:05 FULL MOON
Oct 02 17:09 Venus 0.1°S of Regulus
Oct 03 03:21 Mars 0.7°N of Moon: Occultation
Oct 03 17:22 Moon at Apogee: 406321 km
Oct 07 01:02 Aldebaran 4.5°S of Moon
Oct 08 00:29 Moon at Ascending Node
Oct 10 00:39 LAST QUARTER MOON
Oct 10 13:18 Pollux 4.1°N of Moon
Oct 11 12:27 Beehive 2.1°S of Moon
Oct 13 01:59 Regulus 4.5°S of Moon
Oct 13 23 Mars at Opposition
Oct 13 23:57 Venus 4.3°S of Moon
Oct 16 19:31 NEW MOON
Oct 16 23:46 Moon at Perigee: 356913 km
Oct 19 19:12 Antares 5.7°S of Moon
Oct 20 15:53 Moon ...

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