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1.

The Moon at perigee The Moon appears large as it makes its closest approach to the Earth. Mon, 01 Jan 2018 at 16:50 EDT (532 days ago) in Gemini

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M41 is well placed The open star cluster M41 (NGC 2287) in Canis Major is well placed for observation. Mon, 01 Jan 2018 (532 days ago) in Canis Major

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Mercury at greatest elongation west Mercury is bright and well placed in the dawn sky. Mon, 01 Jan 2018 at 19:40 EDT (532 days ago) in Ophiuchus

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The Moon at aphelion The Moon reaches its furthest point from the Sun. Mon, 01 Jan 2018 at 20:56 EDT (532 days ago) in Gemini

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Full Moon The Moon is visible for much of the night. Mon, 01 Jan 2018 at 21:25 EDT (532 days ago) in Gemini

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Asteroid 8 Flora at opposition Asteroid 8 Flora is well placed for observation. Tue, 02 Jan 2018 at 19:00 EDT (531 days ago) in Gemini

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The Earth at perihelion The Earth reaches its closest point to the Sun. Wed, 03 Jan 2018 at 00:35 EDT (530 days ago)

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Quadrantid meteor shower The Quadrantid meteor shower reaches its peak. Wed, 03 Jan 2018 (529 days ago) in Sagittarius

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Close approach of Jupiter and Mars Jupiter and Mars pass within 0°12' of each other. Sat, 06 Jan 2018 at 19:23 EDT (527 days ago) in Libra

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Conjunction of Jupiter and Mars Jupiter and Mars share the same right ascension, at a separation of 0°12'. Sat, 06 Jan 2018 at 22:37 EDT (527 days ago) in Libra

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Moon at Last Quarter The Moon rises in the east at around midnight and appears high in the sky at sunrise. Mon, 08 Jan 2018 at 17:27 EDT (525 days ago) in Virgo

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Venus at superior solar conjunction Venus passes around the far side of the Sun. Tue, 09 Jan 2018 at 01:22 EDT (524 days ago) in Sagittarius

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134340 Pluto at solar conjunction 134340 Pluto is unobservable as it passes around the far side of the Sun. Tue, 09 Jan 2018 at 04:25 EDT (524 days ago) in Sagittarius

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Conjunction of the Moon and Jupiter The Moon and Jupiter share the same right ascension, at a separation of 4°20'. Thu, 11 Jan 2018 at 00:59 EDT (522 days ago) in Libra

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Close approach of the Moon and Jupiter The Moon and Jupiter pass within 4°09' of each other. Thu, 11 Jan 2018 at 03:26 EDT (522 days ago) in Libra

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Conjunction of the Moon and Mars The Moon and Mars share the same right ascension, at a separation of 4°33'. Thu, 11 Jan 2018 at 05:04 EDT (522 days ago) in Libra

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Close approach of the Moon and Mars The Moon and Mars pass within 4°23' of each other. Thu, 11 Jan 2018 at 07:40 EDT (522 days ago) in Libra

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Conjunction of Mercury and Saturn Mercury and Saturn share the same right ascension, at a separation of 0°38'. Sat, 13 Jan 2018 at 01:47 EDT (520 days ago) in Sagittarius

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Supernova SN2018gj discovered A new supernova has been discovered in NGC 6217. Sat, 13 Jan 2018 (519 days ago)

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M47 is well placed The open star cluster M47 (NGC 2422) in Puppis is well placed for observation. Sun, 14 Jan 2018 (519 days ago) in Puppis

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