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This Day in Astronomical History

This Day in Astronomical History

1804:

Harding discovers asteroid (3) Juno.

1859:

Carrington observes first solar flare.

1979:

Pioneer 11 encounters Saturn.

Today

Today is Mon 01 Sep 2014, JD 2456902 (day 244 of 365 this year).