Today’s Astronomical Events – November 2nd, 2014

2014-11-02 Aries

Aries culminates tonight. This means it will be visible throughout the entire night and can be found due south at midnight, between the constellations Taurus (to the left) and Andromeda (to the right.) Triangulum and Perseus are also close-by.

(Click on an image to enlarge.)

Images Courtesy of Mobile Observatory.



04:51 UT – The waxing gibbous Moon is north of Neptune. (Neptune: magnitude 7.9, apparent diameter 2.3”, Aquarius, evening sky.)

The constellation Aries culminates at midnight tonight and will be visible throughout the night.



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).

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