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The sun enters the astronomical constellation Ophiuchus on the 30th November.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ophiuchus

A total solar eclipse occurred on November 30 , 1853
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_eclipse_of_November_30,_1853

Total Solar Eclipse 735 BC November 30 
http://pasj.oxfordjournals.org/content/56/5/869.full

Solar Eclipse 3340 BC Nov 30th: Confirmation of World's Oldest Solar Eclipse Recorded in Stone
http://www.astronomy.ca/3340eclipse/

Antares is near the Sun on 30 November.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antares



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St. Andrew's Day is the feast day of Saint Andrew. It is celebrated on November 30 in Scotland.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Andrew's_Day



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In 1934, The Flying Scotsman broke the speed barrier by going over 100 miles per hour.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LNER_Class_A3_4472_Flying_Scotsman

Ninth Indian Expedition to Antarctica was the Indian scientific expedition to Antarctica which ran from November 30, 1989 to March 2, 1991.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ninth_Indian_Expedition_to_Antarctica



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The Transit-3A satellite was launched on November 30 , 1962
http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/TRANSIT_(satellite)

Zond 2, a Mars 3MV-4A craft, was launched on November 30, 1964
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zond_2

OAO B was launched November 30, 1970
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orbiting_Astronomical_Observatory#OAO-B

New Zealand's tea-1 sounding rocket was launched on 30 November 2009
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C4%80tea-1

On the 30th November 2015, The UVIT telescope aboard ASTROSAT took its first images
http://astronomy.activeboard.com/t7176937/astrosat/



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The 1783 New Jersey earthquake occurred on November 30, 1783 in the U.S. state of New Jersey. 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1783_New_Jersey_earthquake



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Piltdown Man was exposed as a hoax in 1953
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,823171,00.html



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People

Lorraine Kelly (born 30 November 1959, Gorbals, Glasgow) is a Scottish television presenter
http://astronomy.activeboard.com/t51739598/lorraine-kelly/

Ernst Florens Friedrich Chladni (30 November 1756 - 3 April 1827) was a German physicist 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ernst_Chladni

Nils Gustaf Dalén (30 November 1869 - 9 December 1937) was a Swedish Nobel Laureate
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gustaf_Dal%C3%A9n

Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose (30 November 1858 - 23 November 1937) was a Bengali polymath
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jagdish_Chandra_Bose

Bruce Churchill Murray (November 30, 1931 - August 29, 2013) was an American planetary scientist. 
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bruce_C._Murray

Eric Walter Elst (b. 1936) is a Belgian astronomer 
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eric_Walter_Elst

Mark Twain was born on 30 November 1835, exactly two weeks after Comet Halley's perihelion
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halley%27s_Comet#Apparitions



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NGC 185 was discovered by William Herschel on the 30th November 1787.
http://astronomy.activeboard.com/t55751748/ngc-185/

NGC 1892 was discovered by John Herschel on the 30th November 1834.
http://astronomy.activeboard.com/t55751687/ngc-1892/

NGC 2082 was discovered by John Herschel on the 30th November 1834.
http://astronomy.activeboard.com/t55751642/ngc-2082/

NGC 2305 was discovered by John Herschel on the 30th November 1834.
http://astronomy.activeboard.com/t55751602/ngc-2305/

NGC 2307 was discovered by John Herschel on the 30th November 1834.
http://astronomy.activeboard.com/t55751571/ngc-2307/



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The discovered of Gliese 581 b was announced on November 30, 2005
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gliese_581_b

Galileo first observed the Moon on November 30, 1609
https://www2.hao.ucar.edu/Education/FamousSolarPhysicists/galileo-drawings-writings



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Meteorites

The 'Colford' meteorite is reported to have fallen on the 30th November 1946.
http://astronomy.activeboard.com/t62951326/coleford-meteorite/

The Futtehpur (L6) meteorite fell in Uttar Pradesh, India, on the 30th November 1822.
http://astronomy.activeboard.com/t46466473/futtehpur-meteorite/

The Myhee Caunta (OC) meteorite fell in Gujarat, India, on the 30th November 1842.
http://astronomy.activeboard.com/t46466509/myhee-caunta-meteorite/

The Shalka (Diogenite) meteorite fell in West Bengal, India, on the 30th November 1850.
http://astronomy.activeboard.com/t46466508/shalka-meteorite/

The Chervettaz (L5) meteorite fell in Fribourg, Switzerland, on the 30th November 1901.
http://astronomy.activeboard.com/t46466477/chervettaz-meteorite/

The Sylacauga meteorite fell on November 30, 1954 at 2:46pm (18:46 U.T.) on the town of Sylacauga, Alabama.
http://astronomy.activeboard.com/t9381550/sylacauga-meteorite/



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