Today’s Astronomical Events – November 1st, 2014

With the exception of Australia, Mercury should be easily visible in the eastern pre-dawn sky for most observers.

(Click on an image to enlarge.)

Images Courtesy of Mobile Observatory.

 

 

12:28 UT – Mercury is at greatest western elongation. (82% illuminated, magntiude -0.5, apparent diameter 6.8”, Virgo, 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.

 

Learn more about every upcoming astronomical event in 2015 An Astronomical Year (Kindle eBook) and The Astronomical Almanac (2015-2019) (Kindle eBook) and The Astronomical Almanac (2015-2019) (Paperback Edition).

Details of all available books across the world can be found here or by visiting the author’s page on Amazon.

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