Today’s Astronomical Events – September 16th, 2014

The last quarter Moon passes through Taurus and skirts through the outer edges of Orion in the pre-dawn sky.

These images depict the sky at approximately 4 a.m. local time.

(Click on an image to enlarge.)

Images Courtesy of Mobile Observatory.



02:06 UT – Last Quarter Moon. (Taurus, pre-dawn sky.)



Events in bold involve objects and/or events that are easily visible with the naked eye.

All times are in Universal Time (UTC). To convert the time to your timezone, click here.


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