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A table listing some of the Astronomical Phenomena for April 2014:

Phenomena April

DayEvent
2Uranus is in conjunction with the Sun (7 UT)
4Moon passes 2 degrees north of Aldebaran mag +0.9 (7 UT)
6Moon passes 5 degrees south of Jupiter mag -2.4 (23 UT)
7First quarter Moon (8:31 UT)
8Moon passes 12 degrees south of Pollux mag +1.1 (1 UT)
8Moon is at apogee 404,500 km or 251,345 miles from Earth (14:51 UT)
8Mars is at opposition 0.621 AU (approx. 92.9 million kms or 57.7 million miles) from Earth (21 UT)
11Moon passes 5 degrees south of Regulus mag +1.4 (2 UT)
12Venus mag -4.3 passes 0.7 degrees north of Neptune mag +8.0 (2 UT)
12Asteroid (60) Echo mag +10.9 is at opposition in Virgo
13Vesta mag. +5.7 is at opposition 1.232 AU (approx. 184.3 million kms or 114.5 million miles) from Earth (13 UT)
14Mars is closest to Earth at 0.6176 AU (92.4 million kilometres or 57.4 million miles) distant (13 UT)
14Mercury mag -0.9 passes 1.4 degrees south of Uranus mag +5.9 (16 UT)
14Moon passes 3.5 degrees south of Mars mag -1.4 (18 UT)
15Moon passes 2 degrees north of Spica mag +1.0 (4 UT)
15Full Moon. Total Lunar Eclipse visible from east Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Ocean and North and South America (7:43 UT)
15Ceres mag +6.9 is at opposition 1.644 AU (approx. 245.9 million kms or 152.8 million miles) from Earth (15 UT)
17Moon passes 0.4 degrees south of Saturn mag +0.3, occultation is visible from South America (7:20 UT)
18Moon passes 8 degrees north of Antares mag +1.0 (13 UT)
18Asteroid (43) Ariadne mag +9.9 is at opposition in Virgo
22Last quarter Moon (7:52 UT)
22Lyrid meteor shower peaks ZHR = 20
23Moon is at perigee 369,762 km or 229,759 miles from Earth (00:20 UT)
24Moon passes 5 degrees north of Neptune mag +7.9 (22 UT)
25Moon passes 4 degrees north of Venus mag -4.2 (23 UT)
26Mercury is at superior conjunction (3 UT)
27Moon passes 2 degrees north of Uranus mag +5.9 (11 UT)
29New Moon. Annular Solar Eclipse visible from Antarctica and Australia (06:15 UT)
29Moon passes 1.6 degrees south of Mercury mag -2.1 (13 UT)