Sky Calendar 2022

Sky Calendar for 2022

January

2 New Moon

2-3   Quadrantids Meteor Shower

4    Saturn North of Moon

5    Jupiter North of Moon

9     First Quarter Moon

17    Full Moon

25   Last Quarter Moon

29   Mars North of Moon

February

1     New Moon

2   Saturn and Jupiter North of Moon

8   First quarter Moon

16   Full Moon

23   Last Quarter Moon

March

2      New Moon

10   First Quarter Moon

18    Full Moon

20    Equinox (Spring)

25    Last Quarter Moon

28    Mars, Saturn, Venus North of Moon

30    Jupiter North of Moon

April

1     New Moon

9    First Quarter Moon

16   Full Moon

23   Last Quarter    Mars north of Moon

20  New Moon

22-23   Lyrids Meteor Shower

30   New Moon Solar Eclipse not visible in Tidewater

May

8    First Quarter Moon

6-7   Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower

15    Full Moon   = Total Lunar Eclipse visible in Tidewater

22   Saturn North of Moon

22   Last Quarter Moon

24  Mars and Jupiter North of Moon

19   First Quarter Moon

26    Venus North of Moon

29   Mars and Jupiter appear close a.m.

30  New Moon

June

7    First Quarter Moon

14   Full Moon

18   Saturn North of Moon

20   Last Quarter Moon

21   Solstice (summer)

21   Jupiter North of Moon

22   Mars North of Moon

26  Venus South of Moon

28   New Moon

July

4     Earth at aphelion (Farthest from the Sun)

6    First Quarter Moon

13   Full Moon

15   Saturn North of Moon

18   Jupiter North of Moon

20   Last Quarter Moon

21   Mars South of Moon

26   Venus South of Moon

28   New Moon

 

August

5   First Quarter Moon

8    New Moon

11   Full Moon

12   Saturn North of Moon

12-13   Perseid Meteor Shower

15   Jupiter North of Moon

18   Last Quarter Moon

19   Mars South of Moon

25   Venus South of Moon

27   New Moon

September

3   First Quarter Moon

8    Saturn North of Moon

9    Full Moon

11   Jupiter North of Moon

16   Mars South of Moon

17    Last Quarter Moon

22    Equinox (Fall)

25    New Moon

October

2      First Quarter Moon

5    Saturn North of Moon

8    Jupiter North of Moon

9    Full Moon

14   Mars South of Moon

17   Last Quarter Moon

21    Orionids Meteor Shower

25    New Moon

November

1    First Quarter Moon

1    Saturn North of Moon

4    Jupiter North of Moon

8    Full Moon  = Total Lunar Eclipse visible in Tidewater

11    Mars South of Moon

16   Last Quarter Moon

17 -18  Leonid Meteor Shower

23   New Moon

29   Saturn North of Moon

30   First Quarter Moon

30   Mars nearest to Earth

December

1   Jupiter North of Moon

7   Full Moon

7   Mars South of Moon

16   Last Quarter Moon

13-14   Geminids Meteor Shower

21   Winter Solstice

23   New Moon

24   Venus North of Moon

25   Venus North of Moon

26   Saturn North of Moon

29   Jupiter North of Moon

29   First Quarter Moon