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A table listing some of the Astronomical Phenomena for May 2015:

Phenomena May

DayEvent
2Moon passes 3.5 degrees north of Spica mag +1.0 (12 UT)
2Asteroid (18) Melpomene mag +10.3 is at opposition in Libra
4Full Moon (3:43 UT)
5Moon passes 2 degrees north of Saturn mag +0.1 (16 UT)
6Eta Aquariid meteor shower peaks ZHR = 55 (13 UT)
6Moon passes 9 degrees north of Antares mag +1.0 (3 UT)
7Mercury mag +0.2 is at greatest elongation east 21 degrees (5 UT)
11Last quarter Moon (10:37 UT)
12Mercury mag. +1.0 passes 8 degrees north of Aldebaran mag +0.9 (1 UT)
12Moon passes 4 degrees north of Neptune mag +7.9 (21 UT)
12Asteroid (349) Dembowska mag +10.2 is at opposition in Libra
15Moon is at perigee 366,026 km or 227,438 miles from Earth (0:10 UT)
15Moon passes 0.2 degrees north of Uranus mag +5.9, occultation is visible from central South America, west and central Africa (11:55 UT)
17Asteroid (532) Herculina mag +9.1 is at opposition in Serpens
18New Moon (4:14 UT)
19Mercury mag +2.5 is stationary in Taurus, afterwards begins retrograde motion (11 UT)
20Saturn's moon Iapetus is at greatest western elongation mag +10.1 (10 UT)
21Moon passes 8 degrees south of Venus mag -4.3 (19 UT)
22Moon passes 12 degrees south of Pollux mag +1.1 (13 UT)
23Saturn mag +0.1 is at opposition 8.967 AU (approx. 1341 million kms or 833.5 million miles) from the Earth (2 UT)
24Moon passes 5 degrees south of Jupiter mag -2.0 (7 UT)
25Moon passes 4 degrees south of Regulus mag +1.4 (12 UT)
25First quarter Moon (17:19 UT)
26Moon is at apogee 404,245 km or 251,186 miles from Earth (22:10 UT)
28Asteroid (405) Thia mag +10.4 is at opposition in Scorpius
29Moon passes 4 degrees north of Spica mag +1.0 (19 UT)
30Mercury is at inferior conjunction (22 UT)
30Venus mag -4.4 passes 4 degrees south of Pollux mag +1.1 (17 UT)