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A table listing some of the Astronomical Phenomena for May 2013:

Phenomena May

DayEvent
2Last quarter Moon (11:14 UT)
4Moon passes 6 degrees north of Neptune mag 7.9 (7 UT)
5Eta Aquarids meteor shower peaks ZHR = 55 (1 UT)
7Moon passes 4 degrees north of Uranus mag 5.9 (0 UT)
9Asteroid (16) Psyche mag 10.4 is at opposition in Libra
10New Moon. Annular solar eclipse visible from northeast Australia and Pacific Ocean (00:28 UT)
11Mercury is at superior conjunction (21 UT)
12Moon passes 3 degrees south of Jupiter mag -1.9 (13 UT)
13Moon is at apogee 405,828 km (13:41 UT)
16Asteroid (25) Phocaea mag 10.0 is at opposition in Libra
18First quarter Moon (4:35 UT)
18Venus mag. -3.9 passes 6 degrees north of Aldebaran mag 0.9 (10 UT)
21Mercury mag. -1.3 passes 7 degrees north of Aldebaran mag 0.9 (1 UT)
22Moon passes 0.005 degrees north of Spica mag 1.0, occultation is visible from southeast Asia and northeast Australia (11 UT)
23Moon passes 4 degrees south of Saturn mag 0.2 (10 UT)
23Asteroid (6) Hebe mag 9.6 is at opposition in Ophiuchus
25Full Moon, penumbral lunar eclipse (4:25 UT)
25Mercury mag -0.9 passes 1.4 degrees north of Venus mag -3.9 (4 UT)
26Moon is at perigee 358,377 km (1:50 UT)
27Mercury mag -0.8 passes 2 degrees north of Jupiter mag -1.9 (10 UT)
28Venus mag. -3.9 passes 1 degree north of Jupiter mag -1.9 (21 UT)
31Moon passes 6 degrees north of Neptune mag 7.9 (14 UT)
31NEO 285263 mag 10.6 makes close approach to Earth 0.0392 AU (approx. 5.8 million km or 3.6 million miles)
31Last quarter Moon (18:59 UT)