Sky this month – September 2015

Here is a list of astronomical events for given month. Location dependent events listed here are visible from central Europe.

September 2015:

1 – Occulataion of the bright (+4.8) μ Psc star with Moon at around 21:10UT. Exact time of the occultation depends on the location of the observer. Additional info

4 – Neptune at opposition.

4 – Mercury reaches its greatest elongation for 2015, at 27 degrees east of the Sun in the dusk skies.

5 – Occulataion of the bright (+5.0) 75 Tau star with Moon at around 01:00UT. Exact time of the occultation depends on the location of the observer. Additional info

6 – Occulataion of the bright (+5.0) 111 Tau star with Moon at around 01:00UT. Exact time of the occultation depends on the location of the observer. Additional info

8 – Occulataion of the bright (+3.6) λ Gem star with Moon at around 04:00UT. Exact time of the occultation depends on the location of the observer. Additional info

13 – New Moon.

28 – Full Moon.

28 – A total lunar eclipse occurs, middle of the event at 2:48 UT.