The Sisters and the Moon

   Tuesday evening, February 24th the 6-day young waxing crescent Moon will be about 7o from the open star cluster, the Pleiades. This should make for a good view through binoculars as both the Moon and the Pleiades will fit in the same field of view.

   
   
   
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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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