Major Astronomical Events

Occultations of planets and bright stars are by the Moon unless noted otherwise.  General locations are given for these occultations.  For observers outside these locations, close conjunctions of the Moon and objects may be observed.

All times are given in Universal Time (UT).  To calculate the time for your location, use the following table.  Take the UT time and add the time in the table for your time zone.

Source: RASC - Observer's Handbook 2009

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