November Astronomy Highlights



There is not too much happening in the night sky this month.


All the planets will fade somewhat this month. On the 13th you can see the crescent moon between Mercury and Venus.


The moon will be near Jupiter and Saturn on the 18th and the 19th.


On November 8th, Comet NEOWISE will be at its brightest.


Mercury reaches its highest point in the morning sky.


Moon phases

  • Last quarter November 8

  • New moon November 15

  • First quarter November 21

  • Full moon November 30