Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for August

Diary of Astronomical Phenomena for August 2019
For the star map click here
For the Star Gazing in August click here

August 2019  
 d     h  m (time is in IST = GMT + 5.5)                             
01 Th 08:42	New Moon
01 Th   	Venus: 3.6° W
02 Fr 12:38	Moon Perigee: 359400 km
07 We 23:01	First Quarter
10 Sa 04:23	Moon-Jupiter: 2.6° S
10 Sa 04:29	Mercury Elongation: 19° W
12 Mo 09:58	Moon South Dec.: 22.4° S
12 Mo 15:35	Moon-Saturn: 0° day time occultation of Saturn
12 Mo 20:15	Moon Descending Node
12 Mo 21:59	Jupiter-Antares: 6.9° N
13 Tu 12:23	Perseid Shower: ZHR = 90 
14 We 11:14	Venus Superior Conj.
15 Th 17:59	Full Moon 
17 Sa 16:20	Moon Apogee: 406200 km
23 Fr 20:26	Last Quarter
24 Sa 14:54	Moon-Aldebaran: 2.5° S
26 Mo 23:23	Moon North Dec.: 22.5° N
27 Tu 07:20	Moon Ascending Node
28 We 17:01	Moon-Beehive: 0.2° S
30 Fr 16:07	New Moon
30 Fr 21:27	Moon Perigee: 357200 km







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I am the present Director of Nehru Planetarium of Nehru Centre Mumbai, India I like to talk about astronomy and sky observations to general public.
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