Around the Sky in 28 Days – Day 10

This evening (Sept 18) the Moon is in the middle of Capricornus and can still be used to find the double-double combo of Alpha and Beta Cap. If you observe a few hours after sunset, look towards the southeast to find Jupiter. Over the next few days watch as the Moon closes in on the “King of Planets”.

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About Carl Hergenrother
I am a professional astronomer specializing in the study of comets, asteroids and meteors. This blog will focus on my professional and amateur work in this field

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