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Volume 20 -- Issue 10
Sky Watch Calendar -- October 2014
01. First Quarter Moon
04. Astronomy Day
Start of World Astronomy Week
06. Moon at Perigee - (362,476 km)
07. Uranus at Opposition
08. Full Moon
Total Lunar Eclipse
Moon at Descending Node
10. Waning Gibbous Moon Near the Pleiades
11. Waning Gibbous Moon Near Aldebaran
15. Last Quarter Moon
16. Mercury at Inferior Conjunction
17. Waning Crescent Moon West of Jupiter
18. Moon at Apogee - (404,897km)
Waning Crescent Moon East of Jupiter
19. Comet C/2013 A1 Siding Spring
   Passes by Mars
22. Venus at its brightest (-3.9)
23. New Moon
Partial Solar Eclipse
Moon at Ascending Node
Sun Does Not Enter Astrological
   Sign of Scorpius
25. Venus at Superior Conjunction
Comet C/2013 A1 Siding Spring at Perihelion
24. Cassini Titan Flyby
27. Waxing Crescent Moon near Mars
Mars near Lagoon Nebula (M8)
31. First Quarter Moon
Sun Enters the Astronomical
   Sign of Libra