Today’s Astronomical Events – September 4th, 2014

Venus increases it’s apparent diameter to 10″.

Image Courtesy of Mobile Observatory.


15:26 UT – The waxing gibbous Moon passes north of Pluto. (Pluto: Magnitude 14.1, Sagittarius, evening sky.)

Venus decreases it’s apparent diameter to 10.0”. (97% illuminated, magnitude -3.9, Leo, pre-dawn sky.)


Events in bold involve objects that are easily visible with the naked eye.

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