Astronomy Events in 2019

Astronomy in March 2019

With dark skies back, there may even be some cloudless night skies to enjoy. 
Here are some suggestions for things to look out for this month.

   MARCH

   01  18:40   Saturn 0.3°S of Moon: Occn.
    02  11:03  Moon at Descending Node
    02  21:28  Venus 1.2°N of Moon
    04  11:25  Moon at Apogee: 406391 km
    06  16:04  NEW MOON
    07  01       Neptune in Conjunction with Sun
    11  12:09  Mars 5.8°N of Moon
    13  10:13  Aldebaran 1.9°S of Moon
    14  10:27  FIRST QUARTER MOON
    15  02       Mercury at Inferior Conjunction
    16  16:22  Moon at Ascending Node
    17  13:01  Beehive 0.5°N of Moon
    18  23:59  Regulus 2.6°S of Moon
    19  19:47  Moon at Perigee: 359381 km
    20  21:58  Vernal Equinox
    21  01:43  FULL MOON
    27  02:28  Jupiter 1.9°S of Moon
    28  04:10  LAST QUARTER MOON
    29  05:11  Saturn 0.1°N of Moon: Occn.
    29  13:08  Moon at Descending Node
    31  03:06  Mars 3.1°S of Pleiades
For more ideas and information on what to observe this month, please visit

Jodrell Bank's Night Sky Guide