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Volume 22 -- Issue 10
Sky Watch Calendar -- October 2016
01.
New Moon
03.
Waxing Crescent Moon Near Venus
Astronomy Week - October 3-9
04.
Moon at Apogee - 406,096 km
World Space Week - October 4-10
05.
Waxing Crescent Moon Near Saturn
07.
Waxing Crescent Moon Near Mars
08.
Fall Astronomy Day
09.
First Quarter Moon

11.
Jupiter Near Mercury
12.
Waxing Crescent Moon Near Neptune
13.
Moon at Descending Node
15.
Waxing Gibbous Moon Near Uranus
Uranus at Opposition
16. Full Moon
Moon at Perigee - 357,861 km
18.
Waning Gibbous Moon Very Near Aldebaran
21.
Ceres at Opposition
22.
Last Quarter Moon

23.
Waning Crescent Moon Near Beehive Cluster
24.
The Sun Does Not
   Enter the Astrological Sign of Scorpio
Waning Crescent Moon Passes Regulus
26.
Moon at Acscending Node
27.
Mercury at Superior Conjunction
28.
Thin Waning Crescent Moon Near Jupiter
Mars at Perihelion
29.
Mars at perihelion
30.
New Moon
Sun Does Enter the Astronomical
   Sign of Virgo
31.
Moon at Apogee - 406,662 km

2016 Moon Phases from NASA GSFC and LRO

(These are videos on YouTube)