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Solar System Events Calendar 2019

Bringing you 90 days worth of solar system events. These include things of up-coming interest like equinoxes and solstices, major spacecraft events, and things you can see with your naked eye like eclipses and comets.

June Solstice

At:
2019/06/21 15:54
The June soltice marks the longest day in the Northern Hemisphere and the Shortest in the Southern.

Total Solar Eclipse

Starts:
2019/07/02 16:55:08
A dramatic total eclipse will plunge the Sun into darkness for 4 minutes and 33 seconds at maximum, creating an amazing spectacle for observers in a broad path up to 201 km wide. It will be seen across the south Pacific and over Chile and Argentina. The partial eclipse will be visible in most of South America. LinkEnds:
2019/07/02 21:50:34

Southern Delta Aquariids Meteor Shower

Starts:
2019/07/12 12:00
This yearly meteor shower occurs when the Earth moves through the debris of the breakup of the Marsden and Kracht Sungrazing comets. It usually peaks around July 28th/29th and can peak at 15-20 meteors per hour. LinkEnds:
2019/08/23 12:00

Partial Lunar Eclipse

Starts:
2019/07/16 18:43:53
The Moon will be strikingly shadowed in this deep partial eclipse lasting 2 hours and 58 minutes, with 65% of the Moon in darkness at maximum. The eclipse will be visible from South America, Europe, Africa, south Asia, and Australia. LinkEnds:
2019/07/17 00:17:36

Perseid Meteor Shower

Starts:
2019/07/23 12:00
This yearly meteor is caused by the comet Swift-Tuttle. It usually peaks around 12th/13th August and can peak at 80 meteors per hour. Visible in the northern hemisphere only. LinkEnds:
2019/08/20 12:00