Sky Calendar 2020

Sky Calendar for 2020

January

2   First Quarter Moon

4    Quadrantid Meteor Shower

5   Earth at Perihelion

10 Lunar Eclipse

10  Full Moon

17 Last Quarter Moon

20 Mars [Moon]

22  Jupiter [Moon]

24   New Moon

28   Venus [Moon]

February

1     First Quarter Moon

9     Full Moon

15   Last Quarter Moon

18   Mars [Moon]

19     Jupiter [Moon]

20     Saturn [Moon]

23     New Moon

March

2     First Quarter Moon

9   Full Moon

16   Last Quarter Moon

18   Mars [Moon]

18   Jupiter [Moon]

18   Saturn [Moon]

19   Vernal Equinox (spring)

24   New Moon

April

1   First Quarter Moon

7    Full Moon

14   Last Quarter Moon

14   Jupiter [Moon]

15   Saturn [Moon]

15   Mars [Moon]

22   Lyrid Meteor Shower

22   New Moon

30   First Quarter Moon

May

4    Eta-Aquarid Meteor Shower

7     Full Moon

12   Jupiter [Moon]

12   Saturn [Moon]

14   Last Quarter Moon

14   Mars [Moon]

22   New Moon

29   First Quarter Moon

June

5     Full Moon

8     Jupiter [Moon]

8     Saturn [Moon]

12   Mars [Moon]

13   Last Quarter Moon

19   Venus [Moon]

20   Summer Solstice

21   Annular Solar Eclipse*

21   New Moon

28   First Quarter Moon

July

4     Earth at Aphelion

4       Penumbral Lunar Eclipse*

4     Full Moon

5    Jupiter [Moon]

6    Saturn [Moon]

11   Mars [Moon]

12   Last Quarter Moon

17 Venus [Moon]

20   New Moon

27   First Quarter Moon

August

1     Jupiter [Moon]

2     Saturn [Moon]

3     Full Moon

9     Mars [Moon]

11   Last Quarter Moon

12   Perseid Meteor Shower

15   Venus [Moon]

18   New Moon

25   First Quarter Moon

28   Jupiter [Moon]

29   Saturn [Moon]

September

2     Full Moon

5     Mars [Moon]

10   Last Quarter Moon

13   Venus [Moon]

17   New Moon

22   Autumnal Equinox

23   First Quarter Moon

25   Jupiter [Moon]

25     Saturn [Moon]

October

1     Full Moon

2     Mars [Moon]

9     Last Quarter Moon

16   New Moon

21   Orionid Meteor Shower

22   Jupiter [Moon]

22   Saturn [Moon]

23   First Quarter Moon

29   Mars [Moon]

31   Full Moon

November

5     S Taurid Meteor Shower

8    Last Quarter Moon

12   N Taurid Meteor Shower

12   Venus [Moon]

13   Mercury [Moon]

15   New Moon

17   Leonid Meteor Shower

19   Jupiter [Moon]

19   Saturn [Moon]

21   First Quarter Moon

25   Mars [Moon]

30   Full Moon

30   Penumbral Lunar Eclipse*

December

7     Last Quarter Moon

12   Venus [Moon]

13   Geminid Meteor Shower

14   Total Solar Eclipse*

14   New Moon

16   Jupiter [Moon]

17   Saturn [Moon]

21   Winter Solstice

21   First Quarter Moon

22   Ursid Meteor Shower

23   Mars [Moon]

29   Full Moon

*Not visible in Tidewater                   [Moon] Planet appears near the Moon