Astro Calendar 2021

    JANUARYEVENT
    3 (10AM)Quadrantid meteor shower peak
    8Mercury 1.7deg south of Saturn
    10Mercury, Jupiter and Saturn within 2.3deg in the evening sky
    11Venus 3deg north of the Moon
    Mercury 1.5deg south of Jupiter
    13Mercury, Jupiter and Saturn within 6deg of New Moon
    15Jupiter, Saturn, Mercury and Moon forming 15deg arc in the evening sky
    Saturn will be the lowest planet, near the horizon
    21-22Uranus easy to find, 1.7deg south of Mars (and Moon within 5 deg)
    23Mercury at greatest elongation from the sun (19deg), best time to spot it.
    FEBRUARYEVENT
    6Venus 0.4deg south of Saturn
    10Saturn 3deg and Venus 5deg north of thin crescent Moon
    11Venus 0.4deg south of Jupiter
    18Mars 4deg north of Moon
    13Mercury, Jupiter and Saturn within 6deg of New Moon
    15Jupiter, Saturn, Mercury and Moon forming 15deg arc
    21-22Uranus easy to find, 1.7deg south of Mars (and Moon within 5 deg)
    28Mars within 5deg of the Pleiades open star cluster (Messier 45)

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