Waning Crescent Moon Near Saturn

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Click on graphic to see it full size.


   Friday December 19th the thin waning crescent Moon is within a few degrees from the planet Saturn. The two rise around 5 a.m. local time and will make a nice contrast when viewed through binoculars.

   
   
   
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Caution: Objects viewed with an optical aid are further than they appear.
   Click here to go to the Qué tal in the Current Skies web site for more observing information for this month.

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