Astronomical events of 2005Edit
- The Mars Exploration Rovers image an eclipse by Phobos on Mars, it is the first astronomical observations ever taken from the surface of another planet.
- The Spitzer Space Telescope took the first directly captured light from an exoplanet, HD 209458 b.
- A total of 32 exoplanets have been discovered in 2005.
- List of astronomical objects discovered in 2005