This page lists notable astronomical events in our solar system. For a list of astronomy-related human activities like star parties, see Astronomy Activites. Event Calendar. All Astronomical Events. Solar Eclipses. Solar eclipse events. Lunar Eclipses. Lunar eclipse events. Meteor Showers. Annual Meteor Showers. Transits.
Use this 2020 astronomical calendar so you don’t miss a single celestial event this year. Related: More space travel and astronomy news January 3-4: Quadrantid Meteor Shower
Night Sky Network Astronomy Event Calendar. ... Providing both a club and zip/distance will produce only events that match both rules; Mode: "Both" will give the user the option to switch between list and calendar. Size: Select a responsive or fixed-width calendar. Responsive calendars will be 100% width, however you will still need to specify ...
Also ready is its companion, the free Astronomical Calendar for 2020. And both are now complete for 2017, 2018, and 2019. If you click the “Astronomical Calendar” tab above, you will see the links to the online Astronomical Calendars. and can open each with a click. Each is a list of about 620 events for its year.
The events that follow are excerpted mostly from our book, The Universe Today Ultimate Guide to Viewing the Cosmos. Chapter 10 lists top astronomy events all the way out to 2024, and the next ...
All you need to photograph any astronomical event: 2020 calendar (Milky Way, Meteor Showers, eclipses, conjunctions, oppositions, occultations, Supermoons, zodiacal light...), visibility, tips, inspiring images, best gear (camera, lens, intervalometer...), how to plan and photograph them step by step (focus, settings...) – including a free 132-page astronomical events
2021 Calendar of Astronomical Events: January - June : July - December : Date GMT Event (h:m) Jan 01 07:05 Beehive 2.3°S of Moon 02 14 Earth at Perihelion: 0.98325 AU 02 21:58 Regulus 4.7°S of Moon 03 15 Quadrantid Meteor Shower 06 09:37 LAST QUARTER MOON 09 15:39 Moon at Perigee: 367390 km 10 02:08 Antares 5.6°S of Moon 10 05 Mercury 1.6° of Saturn 10 20:14 Moon at Descending Node 11 18 ...
32,500+ BCE: During the Upper Paleolithic period, early people would keep track of the Moon‘s phases by engraving lines onto animal bones, and it has also been suggested that they might similarly have memorialized certain star patterns in the same way. One famous example includes a small piece of a mammoth tusk discovered in the Ach Valley in Germany dated between 32,500 and 38,000 years old ...
Choose your state, then city to see when the International Space Station can be seen crossing the sky. Bookmark this page as your one-stop planning resource for astronomy events. Note: By clicking any of these links, you will be leaving the NASA domain. These resources are provided strictly to help users, and not as a way to promote one site ...
Astronomy in Space with David Dickinson. Earth's New "Minimoon" May be a 1960s-Era Rocket Booster. An object set to pass near Earth next month may in fact be a relic of the early Space Age. By: David Dickinson November 21, 2020