SKYLINE - Info about Astro events

Important note: The times of the events are for Munich and in MEZ or MESZ, if applicable !!

October 2015

Day Time (MESZ/MEZ) Event
02 Fri 5h Moon in Hyades cluster
04 Sun 23:06 Moon last quarter
09 Fri 5h Moon close to Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Regulus
12 Mon 23h Uranus in opposition (5.7 mag)
13 Tue 02:06 New Moon
16 Fri 5h Mercury (-0.5 mag) greatest western elongation
17 Sat 6h Mars (1.7 mag) 0.5 north of Jupiter (-1.8 mag)
18 Sun 6h Mars (1.7 mag) 0.3 northeast of Jupiter (-1.8 mag)
20 Tue 22:31 Moon first quarter
25 Sun 3h=2h End of MESZ/CEST, begin of MES/CET
26 Mon 6h Venus (-4.5 mag) in maximum western elongation (46), 1 north of Jupiter (-1.8 mag)
27 Tue 13:05 Full Moon
29 Thu >19:30 Moon crosses Hyades cluster, various occultations

Visibility of planets in October:

Mercury: in Virgo, from 11.-28.10. in the eastern morning sky
Venus: in Leo; eastern morning sky
Mars: in Leo; eastern morning sky
Jupiter: in Leo; eastern morning sky
Saturn: in Libra; invisible
Uranus: in Pisces; almost all the night
Neptune: in Aquarius; first half of the night

Find Iridium flares and passes of the ISS space station for Munich.

For more information please consult Heavens Above or Calsky.

See maps of the sky from Skymaps

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