Celestial event

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A celestial event is an astronomical phenomenon of interest that involves one or more celestial objects.wikipedia
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Astronomy

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A celestial event is an astronomical phenomenon of interest that involves one or more celestial objects.
Astronomy (from ἀστρονομία) is a natural science that studies celestial objects and phenomena.

Transit (astronomy)

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Some examples of celestial events are the cyclical phases of the Moon, solar and lunar eclipses, transits and occultations, planetary oppositions and conjunctions, meteor showers, and comet flybys.
In astronomy, a transit (or astronomical transit) is a phenomenon when a celestial body passes directly between a larger body and the observer.

Meteor shower

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Some examples of celestial events are the cyclical phases of the Moon, solar and lunar eclipses, transits and occultations, planetary oppositions and conjunctions, meteor showers, and comet flybys.
A meteor shower is a celestial event in which a number of meteors are observed to radiate, or originate, from one point in the night sky.

Transient astronomical event

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*Transient astronomical event
A transient astronomical event, often shortened by astronomers to a transient, is an astronomical object or phenomenon whose duration may be from seconds to days, weeks, or even several years.

Phenomenon

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A celestial event is an astronomical phenomenon of interest that involves one or more celestial objects.

Astronomical object

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A celestial event is an astronomical phenomenon of interest that involves one or more celestial objects.

Lunar phase

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Some examples of celestial events are the cyclical phases of the Moon, solar and lunar eclipses, transits and occultations, planetary oppositions and conjunctions, meteor showers, and comet flybys.

Moon

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Some examples of celestial events are the cyclical phases of the Moon, solar and lunar eclipses, transits and occultations, planetary oppositions and conjunctions, meteor showers, and comet flybys.

Solar eclipse

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Some examples of celestial events are the cyclical phases of the Moon, solar and lunar eclipses, transits and occultations, planetary oppositions and conjunctions, meteor showers, and comet flybys.

Lunar eclipse

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Some examples of celestial events are the cyclical phases of the Moon, solar and lunar eclipses, transits and occultations, planetary oppositions and conjunctions, meteor showers, and comet flybys.

Occultation

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Some examples of celestial events are the cyclical phases of the Moon, solar and lunar eclipses, transits and occultations, planetary oppositions and conjunctions, meteor showers, and comet flybys.

Opposition (planets)

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Some examples of celestial events are the cyclical phases of the Moon, solar and lunar eclipses, transits and occultations, planetary oppositions and conjunctions, meteor showers, and comet flybys.

Conjunction (astronomy)

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Some examples of celestial events are the cyclical phases of the Moon, solar and lunar eclipses, transits and occultations, planetary oppositions and conjunctions, meteor showers, and comet flybys.

Comet

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Some examples of celestial events are the cyclical phases of the Moon, solar and lunar eclipses, transits and occultations, planetary oppositions and conjunctions, meteor showers, and comet flybys.

Observatory

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An observatory is a location used for observing terrestrial or celestial events.

Sunspot

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Sunspots are temporary phenomena on the Sun's photosphere that appear as spots darker than the surrounding areas.

Astrophotography

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Astrophotography is a specialized type of photography for recording photos of astronomical objects, celestial events, and areas of the night sky.

Wet moon

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A wet moon (also called a Cheshire moon) is the visual phenomenon when the "horns" of the crescent Moon point up at an angle, away from the horizon, so that the crescent takes on the appearance of a bowl or smile.

1561 celestial phenomenon over Nuremberg

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The 1561 celestial phenomenon over Nuremberg was a mass sighting of celestial phenomena or unidentified flying objects (UFO) above Nuremberg, Germany.

Almanac

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Celestial figures and various statistics are found in almanacs, such as the rising and setting times of the Sun and Moon, dates of eclipses, hours of high and low tides, and religious festivals.

Naked eye

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In astronomy, the naked eye may be used to observe celestial events and objects visible without equipment, such as conjunctions, passing comets, meteor showers, and the brightest asteroids, including 4 Vesta.

Star party

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A star party is a gathering of amateur astronomers for the purpose of observing objects and events in the sky.

Star of Bethlehem

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Astronomers have made several attempts to link the star to unusual celestial events, such as a conjunction of Jupiter and Venus, a comet, or a supernova.

1566 celestial phenomenon over Basel

The 1566 celestial phenomenon over Basel was a series of mass sightings of celestial phenomena above Basel, Switzerland.