|2||The Moon is at perigee.||0000|
|6||Saturn appears to be motionless in the sky as it goes from direct motion to retrograde motion.||2000|
|9||Mercury is 1° 0' north of Mars.||2000|
|10||Saturn is 1° 2' south of the Moon. Occultation of Saturn by the Moon.||1100|
|10||Mercury is 0° 1' north of Jupiter.||1600|
|12||Mars is 0° 8' south of Jupiter.||0000|
|13||The Moon is at apogee.||1900|
|14||Mercury is 5° north of Antares, the brightest star in the constellation Scorpius.||0800|
|15||Spica, the brightest star in the constellation Virgo, is 0° 8' north of the Moon. Occultation of Spica by the Moon.||1100|
|18||Pluto is in conjunction with the Sun.||1500|
|18||Jupiter is 6° north of the Moon.||2100|
|19||Mars is 4° north of Antares, the brightest star in the constellation Scorpius.||0300|
|19||Antares, the brightest star in the constellation Scorpius, is 0° 4' north of the Moon. Occultation of Antares by the Moon.||0400|
|19||Mars is 5° north of the Moon.||0400|
|24||Neptune is 3° north of the Moon.||0300|
|25||Uranus is 0° 08' south of the Moon. Occultation of Uranus by the Moon.||2100|
|28||The Moon is at perigee.||0200|
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