October 2022

04 - Comet 214P/LINEAR approx 18th mag. 08 - Mercury at greatest elongation W. (18.0 o ) 09 - Full Moon 11 - Comet 157P/Triton approx 13th mag. 14 - NEO 2013 SL20 <10 lunar distances 16 - TNO/SD object 2005 QU182 (303775) at opposition 17 - Comet 61P Shajn-Schaldach approx 15th mag. 18 - TNO/SD object 2003 UB313 (136199) Eris at opposition 22 - Comet P/2007 S1 (Zhao) approx 18th mag. 22 - Orionid meteor shower 24 - Mercury 0.4 o S. of Moon 25 - New Moon 25 - Partial solar eclipse - visible from UK 25 - Comet 127P/Holt-Olmstead approx 17th mag. 28 - Comet 196P/Tichy approx 17th mag.