SKYLINE - Info about Astro events

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





March 2015



Day Time (MEZ) Event
04 wed 20h Venus (-3.9) 6 arcmin north of Uranus (5.9)
05 Thu 19:06 Full Moon
11 Wed 20h Mars (1.3) 17 arcmin north of Uranus (5.9), low on the W horizon
12 Thu 4:30 Moon 2.5° NW of Saturn
13 Fri 18:49 Moon last quarter
20 Fri 10:37 New Moon, total solar eclipse in Faroer, Spitzbergen; in Munich partial eclipse:
09:30:41 First contact; altitude 29°
10:39:14 Maximum 67%; altitude 37°
11:51:05 Last contact; altitude 41°
20 Fri 23:45 Spring equinox
21 Sat 19:30 Thin crescent Moon 3.5° southwest of Mars
22 Sun 19:30 Moon 3°below Venus in the W evening sky
27 Fri 08:43 Moon first quarter
29Sun 2h=3h Begin of CEST daylight saving time



Visibility of planets in March:

Mercury: in Aquarius/Pisces, invisible
Venus: in Pisces/Aries; W evening sky
Mars: in Pisces; W evening sky
Jupiter: in Cancer; almost all the night
Saturn: in Scorpius; SE morning sky
Uranus: in Pisces; invisible
Neptune: in Aquarius; invisible


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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