SKYLINE - Info about Astro events

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

September 2016

Day Time (MESZ) Event
01 Thu 11:03 New Moon, annular solar eclipse in central and east Africa
02 Fri 19h Neptune (7.8 mag) in opposition
03 Sat 20:40 Thin lunar crescent visible, near Venus in the western evening sky
05 Mon 20:42.6 Moon occults star 95 Vir (5.5 mag)
08 Thu 22h Moon 3 north of Saturn
09 Fri 13:49 Moon first quarter
11 Sun 21:58.9 occultation of star V4198 Sgr (6.3 mag) by the Moon
11 Sun 22:41.6 occultation of star HIP 94040 (6.6 mag) by the Moon
15 Thu ca. 21:10-22:00 Moon occults Neptune (7.8 mag)
16 Fri 21:05 Full Moon, penumbral lunar eclipse, maximum (0.93) at 20:55
21 Wed 23:30 Moon 37 arcmin south of Aldebaran (0.9 mag)
22 Thu 00:53.3, 01:12.9 exit of 89 Tau (5.8), sig2 Tau (4.7) at dark lunsr limb
22 Thu 16:21 Autumn equinox
23 Fri 11:56 Moon last quarter
24 Sat at dawn Begin of visibility of Mercury in the eastern morning sky
29 Thu 06:30 thin lunar crescent 2 west of Mercury in the eastern morning sky

Visibility of planets in September:

Mercury: in Leo/Virgo, end of September in the eastern morning sky
Venus: in Virgo; western evening sky
Mars: in Scorpius/Ophiuchus/Sagittarius; southwestern evening sky
Jupiter: in Virgo; invisible
Saturn: in Scorpius; southwestern evening sky
Uranus: in Pisces; almost all the night
Neptune: in Aquarius; almost all 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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