The chart shows the whole sky, at the times given at the top left of the chart.
The edge of the chart is the HORIZON, and the ZENITH is at the centre.

This chart is for LATITUDE 54 degrees NORTH, and is produced using 'CYBERSKY' software by Michael Schimpf. Thanks Michael.

JUNE, 2021

 JUNE 2021

 

 

SUMMARY 

The phenomena of the month : JUNE 2021
Times are given for SCARBOROUGH (0° 25' 5" W, 54° 16' 31" N, zone 0 Universal Time).

Date Hour Description of the phenomenon
yyyy mm dd hh:mm

 

2021 06 01 13:27 Close encounter between the Moon and Jupiter (topocentric dist. centre to centre = 4.8°)
2021 06 01 20:42 Minimum of the variable star Algol (beta Persei)
2021 06 02 07:24 LAST QUARTER OF THE MOON
2021 06 03 05:46 Minimum of the variable star beta Lyrae
2021 06 03 05:59 Close encounter between the Moon and Neptune (topocentric dist. centre to centre = 4.9°)
2021 06 03 17:32 Opposition of the asteroid 63 Ausonia with the Sun (dist. to the Sun = 2.106 AU; magn. = 9.8)
2021 06 04 10:18 Close encounter between Venus and M 35 (topocentric dist. centre to centre = 0.1°)
2021 06 04 17:30 Minimum of the variable star Algol (beta Persei)
2021 06 04 21:13 Maximum of the variable star delta Cephei
2021 06 05 01:27 Simultaneous transits on Jupiter: one satellite and shadows of two satellites.
2021 06 06 22:57 Opposition of the asteroid 3 Juno with the Sun (dist. to the Sun = 3.297 AU; magn. = 10.1)
2021 06 07 08:18 Maximum of the variable star eta Aquilae
2021 06 07 09:08 Close encounter between the Moon and Uranus (topocentric dist. centre to centre = 2.7°)
2021 06 07 14:19 Minimum of the variable star Algol (beta Persei)
2021 06 08 02:27 Moon at apogee (geocentric dist. = 406228 km)
2021 06 10 01:00 Mercury at its aphelion (distance to the Sun = 0.46670 AU)
2021 06 10 05:30 Maximum of the variable star zeta Gemini
2021 06 10 06:01 Maximum of the variable star delta Cephei
2021 06 10 10:53 NEW MOON (annular eclipse of the Sun visible in SCARBOROUGH)
2021 06 10 11:08 Minimum of the variable star Algol (beta Persei)
2021 06 11 01:13 INFERIOR CONJUNCTION of Mercury with the Sun (geoc. dist. center to center = 3.1°)
2021 06 12 02:38 Simultaneous transits on Jupiter: one satellite and shadows of two satellites.
2021 06 12 05:33 Close encounter between the Moon and Venus (topocentric dist. centre to centre = 0.7°)
2021 06 12 18:00 Venus at its perihelion (distance to the Sun = 0.71842 AU)
2021 06 13 07:57 Minimum of the variable star Algol (beta Persei)
2021 06 13 21:55 Close encounter between the Moon and Mars (topocentric dist. centre to centre = 2.0°)
2021 06 14 12:32 Maximum of the variable star eta Aquilae
2021 06 15 14:48 Maximum of the variable star delta Cephei
2021 06 16 04:21 Minimum of the variable star beta Lyrae
2021 06 16 04:46 Minimum of the variable star Algol (beta Persei)
2021 06 18 03:54 FIRST QUARTER OF THE MOON
2021 06 19 01:34 Minimum of the variable star Algol (beta Persei)
2021 06 20 09:07 Maximum of the variable star zeta Gemini
2021 06 20 23:35 Maximum of the variable star delta Cephei
2021 06 21 03:32 SUMMER SOLSTICE
2021 06 21 16:45 Maximum of the variable star eta Aquilae
2021 06 21 21:36 Close encounter between Venus and Pollux (topocentric dist. centre to centre = 5.2°)
2021 06 21 22:23 Minimum of the variable star Algol (beta Persei)
2021 06 22 09:53 Opposition of the asteroid 419 Aurelia with the Sun (dist. to the Sun = 1.947 AU; magn. = 10.0)
2021 06 23 09:58 Moon at perigee (geocentric dist. = 359956 km)
2021 06 23 15:58 Close encounter between Mars and M 44 (topocentric dist. centre to centre = 0.3°)
2021 06 23 23:14 Beginning of occultation of 42-theta Oph (magn. = 3.27)
2021 06 24 00:12 End of occultation of 42-theta Oph (magn. = 3.27)
2021 06 24 18:40 FULL MOON
2021 06 24 19:12 Minimum of the variable star Algol (beta Persei)
2021 06 26 08:22 Maximum of the variable star delta Cephei
2021 06 26 08:48 Close encounter between the Moon and Pluto (topocentric dist. centre to centre = 2.8°)
2021 06 27 04:34 Meteor shower : June Bootids (duration = 11.0 days)
2021 06 27 12:03 Close encounter between the Moon and Saturn (topocentric dist. centre to centre = 4.4°)
2021 06 27 16:01 Minimum of the variable star Algol (beta Persei)
2021 06 28 20:11 Close encounter between the Moon and Jupiter (topocentric dist. centre to centre = 5.0°)
2021 06 28 20:59 Maximum of the variable star eta Aquilae
2021 06 29 02:55 Minimum of the variable star beta Lyrae
2021 06 30 12:43 Maximum of the variable star zeta Gemini
2021 06 30 12:49 Minimum of the variable star Algol (beta Persei)
2021 06 30 13:35 Close encounter between the Moon and Neptune (topocentric dist. centre to centre = 4.4°)

 

 

(Using Coelix Software) 

 



 

SELECTED LUNAR OCCULTATIONS VISIBLE FROM SCARBOROUGH UK THIS MONTH.

Source: 'Coelix' software

The angular diameters of the Planets compared.