Contributions

If you like the website and want to contribute to the running costs then please do so below. All contributions are most welcome.

PayPal - The safer, easier way to pay online.

A table listing some of the Astronomical Phenomena for November 2017:

Phenomena November

Day (UT)Time (UT)Event
115:00Venus (mag. -3.9) 3.8 degrees north of Spica (mag. +1.0).
300:32Uranus (mag. 5.7) 4.2 degrees north of Moon.
308:41Vesta 3.9 degrees north of Venus (mag. -3.9).
405:23Full moon.
502:00Southern Taurids meteor shower peaks (ZHR = 5).
600:17Moon at perigee approx. 361,437 kilometres or 224,587 miles from Earth.
602:44Moon 0.8 degrees north of Aldebaran (mag. 0.9), occultation visible from eastern USA, eastern Canada, Greenland, northern Europe.
904:08Moon 8.9 degrees south of Pollux (mag. +1.1).
1020:37Last quarter moon.
1116:33Moon 0.4 degrees north of Regulus (mag. +1.4), occultation visible from northeastern Asia, southern Alaska.
1202:00Northern Taurids meteor shower peaks (ZHR = 5).
1214:39Mercury (mag. -0.3) 2.2 degrees north of Antares (mag. 1.0).
1306:10Jupiter (mag. -1.7) 0.3 degrees south of Venus.
1500:42Mars (mag. 1.8) 3.2 degrees south of Moon.
1516:00Moon 7.0 degrees north of Spica (mag. +1.0).
1608:47Vesta 0.4 degrees north of Moon.
1621:26Jupiter (mag. -1.7) 4.1 degrees south of Moon.
1705:39Venus (mag. -3.9) 4 degrees south of Moon.
1807:00Leonids meteor shower peaks (ZHR = 15).
1809:06Moon 5.1 degrees north of Sun.
1811:43New moon.
1912:03Moon 9.4 degrees north of Antares (mag. 1.0).
2001:43Mars (mag. 1.7) northern solstice.
2009:23Mercury (mag. -0.4) 6.9 degrees south of Moon.
2100:17Saturn (mag. 0.6) 3 degrees south of Moon.
2119:03Moon at apogee approx. 406,131 kilometres or 252,358 miles from Earth.
2219:02Neptune (mag. 7.9) begins direct motion.
2400:32Mercury (mag. -0.4) at greatest elongation 22.0 degrees east of the Sun.
2617:03First quarter moon.
2705:19Neptune (mag. 7.9) 1.2 degrees north of Moon.
2723:36Mars (mag. 1.7) 3.4 degrees north of Spica (mag. +1.0).
2809:42Mercury 3.1 degrees south of Saturn (mag. 0.6).
3009:36Uranus (mag. 5.7) 4.3 degrees north of Moon.