Sky happenings for the month of October 2015
Note all times and dates in UTC unless otherwise specified.
|Phase||Date (UTC)||Time (UTC)|
|Last Quarter||04 October 2015||21:06|
|New||13 October 2015||00:06|
|First Quarter||20 October 2015||20:31|
|Full||27 October 2015||12:05|
Draconids - 08 October 2015
Orionids - 21 October 2015
Uranus at opposition - 12 October 2015
Note that this is for Calgary, Alberta on 15 October 2015 at 22:30 MDT. For this date and local time it will be similar for places in the northern hemisphere.
The autumn constellations are now well overhead. Object such as M31 and clusters such as M34 are now nearly overhead. Clusters M36, M37 and M35 are now rising on the eastern horizon.