Monthly Astronomy for September 2020

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Monthly Astronomy for September 2020. Learn more about moon phases, eclipses, meteor showers, planetary alignments, and other astronomical phenomena at WildHemlock.com

September 2020 ends the warm summer but beautiful autumn leaves are right around the corner. In the northern hemisphere, Fall begins on September 22nd. The Piscid Meteor Shower peaks on the 21st, and there are great astrophotography opportunities on the 11th & 25th!

Autumnal Equinox

First Day of Autumn in the Northern Hemisphere!

September 22nd

Moon Phases for September 2020

Full MoonLast Quarter MoonNew MoonFirst
Quarter Moon
2nd10th17th23rd

Moon Facts

Apogee:6th
Perigee:18th
Ascending Node:10th
Descending Node:23rd
Moon Name:Corn Moon

Meteor Showers

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NameDateLocation (Constellation)
Piscids Meteor Shower20thPisces

Lunar Movements

Occultation of Mars
Conjunction with Venus
Conjunction with
Mercury
6th
14th
18th
Conjunction with JupiterConjunction with Saturn
25th25th

Planetary Movements

NeptuneMercury
OppositionAphelion
11th18th

Thank you for reading my monthly astronomy calendar! 2021 calendars will be arriving soon! Stay posted!!!

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