• CELESTIAL EVENT-2021

    January And February

    January 2, 3 - Quadrantids Meteor Shower.

    January 13 - New Moon.

    January 24 - Mercury at Greatest Eastern Elongation. Look for the planet low in the western sky just after sunset.

    January 28 - Full Moon.

    February 11 - New Moon.

    February 27 - Full Moon.

    March And April

    March 6 - Mercury at Greatest Western Elongation. Look for the planet low in the eastern sky just before sunrise.

    March 13 - New Moon.

    March 20 - March Equinox. The Sun will shine directly on the equator and there will be nearly equal amounts of day and night throughout the world.

    March 28 - Full Moon.

    April 8/9: Earthshine Nights-The Waxing and Waning Crescent Moon phases in April and May are the best time to see earthshine, where the unlit part of the Moon becomes visible. It is also known as Da Vinci glow.

    April 12 - New Moon.

    April 15/16: Earthshine Nights-The Waxing and Waning Crescent Moon phases in April and May are the best time to see earthshine, where the unlit part of the Moon becomes visible. It is also known as Da Vinci glow.

    April 22, 23 - Lyrids Meteor Shower.

    April 27 - Full Moon, Supermoon.

    May And June

    May 6, 7 - Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower.

    May 6/7: Earthshine Nights-The Waxing and Waning Crescent Moon phases in April and May are the best time to see earthshine, where the unlit part of the Moon becomes visible. It is also known as Da Vinci glow.

    May 11 - New Moon.

    May 14/15: Earthshine Nights-The Waxing and Waning Crescent Moon phases in April and May are the best time to see earthshine, where the unlit part of the Moon becomes visible. It is also known as Da Vinci glow.

    May 17 - Mercury at Greatest Eastern Elongation. Look for the planet low in the western sky just after sunset.

    May 26 - Full Moon, Supermoon.

    May 26 - Total Lunar Eclipse. A total lunar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes completely through the Earth's dark shadow, or umbra. The eclipse will be visible throughout the Pacific Ocean and parts of eastern Asia, Japan, Australia, and western North America.

    June 10 - New Moon.

    June 10 - Annular Solar Eclipse. The path of this eclipse will be confined to extreme eastern Russia, the Arctic Ocean, western Greenland, and Canada. A partial eclipse will be visible in the northeastern United States, Europe, and most of Russia.

    June 21 - June Solstice.

    June 24 - Full Moon, Supermoon.

    July And August

    July 4 - Mercury at Greatest Western Elongation. Look for the planet low in the eastern sky just before sunrise.

    July 10 - New Moon.

    July 24 - Full Moon.

    July 28, 29 - Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower.

    August 2 - Saturn at Opposition.

    August 8 - New Moon.

    August 12, 13 - Perseids Meteor Shower.

    August 19 - Jupiter at Opposition.

    August 22 - Full Moon, Blue Moon.

    September And October

    September 7 - New Moon.

    September 14 - Neptune at Opposition.

    September 14 - Mercury at Greatest Eastern Elongation. Look for the planet low in the western sky just after sunset.

    September 20 - Full Moon.

    September 22 - September Equinox.

    October 6 - New Moon.

    October 7 - Draconids Meteor Shower.

    October 20 - Full Moon.

    October 21, 22 - Orionids Meteor Shower.

    October 25 - Mercury at Greatest Western Elongation. Look for the planet low in the eastern sky just before sunrise.

    October 29 - Venus at Greatest Eastern Elongation.

    November And December

    November 4 - New Moon.

    November 4, 5 - Taurids Meteor Shower.

    November 5 - Uranus at Opposition.

    November 17, 18 - Leonids Meteor Shower.

    November 19 - Full Moon.

    November 19 - Partial Lunar Eclipse. The eclipse will be visible throughout most of eastern Russia, Japan, the Pacific Ocean, North America, Mexico, Central America, and parts of western South America.

    December 4 - New Moon.

    December 4- Total Solar Eclipse. A partial eclipse will bee visible throughout much of South Africa.

    December 13, 14 - Geminids Meteor Shower.

    December 19 - Full Moon.

    December 21 - December Solstice.

    December 21, 22 - Ursids Meteor Shower.