Shop at Amazon US


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 June 2019:

Day (UT)Time (UT)Event
118:14Venus (mag. -3.8) 3.2 degrees north of Moon.
310:02New moon.
515:05Mars (mag. +1.8) 1.6 degrees north of Moon.
610:07Moon 6.2 degrees south of Pollux (mag. +1.1).
723:07Moon at perigee approx. 368,506 kilometres or 228,979 miles from the Earth.
820:02Moon 3.2 degrees north of Regulus (mag. +1.4).
1006:00First quarter moon.
1015:28Jupiter (mag. -2.6) is at opposition 4.284 AU (approx. 640.9 million kilometres or 398.2 million miles) from the Earth.
1212:49Moon 7.8 degrees north of Spica (mag. +1.0).
1515:15Ceres (mag. +7.4) 0.9 degrees south of Moon.
1601:01Moon 8.0 degrees north of Antares (mag. +1.0).
1618:50Jupiter (mag. -2.6) 2 degrees south of Moon.
1708:31Full moon.
1800:27Vesta (mag. + 8.3) 5.8 degrees south of Uranus (mag. +5.9).
1814:36Mercury (mag. +0.1) 0.2 degrees north of Mars (mag. +1.8).
1903:46Moon occults Saturn (mag. +0.2), visible from southern South America, southern Africa.
1903:47Saturn (mag. +0.1) 0.4 degrees north of Moon.
2115:55NH Summer Solstice, SH Winter Solstice.
2122:00Neptune (mag. +7.9) begins retrograde motion.
2307:46Moon at apogee approx. 404,548 kilometres or 251,375 miles from the Earth.
2323:14Mercury (mag. +0.4) at greatest elongation 25.2 deg. east in the evening sky.
2400:53Neptune (mag. +7.9) 3.8 degrees north of Moon.
2509:47Last quarter moon.
2721:31Uranus (mag. +5.8) 4.8 degrees north of Moon.
2804:26Vesta (mag. +8.2) 1.3 degrees south of Moon.