Gilbert Rotary Centennial Observatory
- In the Sky for November 2018 -

Source: EVAC November Newsletter

The Moon & Planets: 

Evening Planets (after sunset): 

  • Mercury, SW
  • Jupiter, SW
  • Saturn, SW
  • Mars, S
  • Neptune, SE
  • Uranus, E

Morning Planets (before sunrise): 

  • Venus, SE

Phases of the Moon: 

Phase Date Time Current Moon Info
New Moon November 7 08:02 MT

First Quarter Moon November 15 06:54 MT
Full Moon November 22 21:39 MT
Last Quarter Moon November 29 04:19 MT


There are no comets brighter than magnitude 8 visible this month.


The Leonid meteor shower peaks on November 17/18. After the Moon sets, you may see up to 15 - 20 meteors per hour.