March 2011 Philippine Celestial Sky

March 1: Venus-Moon Conjunction

March 5: New Moon

March 13: First Quarter Moon

March 16: Jupiter-Mercury conjunction at 6:30pm; only 2 degrees apart; look west.

March 20: Full Moon

March 21: Vernal Equinox

March 23: Mercury at Greatest Eastern Elongation

March 26: Last Quarter Moon

March 31: Venus 6 degrees south of the Moon

Sources: PAGASA, Philippine Astronomical Society (PAS) Philippine Celestial Events for 2011, Stellarium software

Clear Skies!


~ by Stella's Gaze on March 1, 2011.

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