On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 2006

Historical Events

  • Three independent observing campaigns announce the discovery of OGLE-2005-BLG-390Lb through gravitational microlensing, the first cool rocky/icy extrasolar planet around a main-sequence star.
2006 Highlights

About January 25, 2006

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius