Moon Passes Gas


   Over the next couple of nights, December 21st to 22nd the last quarter Moon will pass by the gas planet Jupiter coming within about 2o at 18 UT (12 pm CST) on the 22nd. The Moon rises around 2-3 hours after midnight local time and is over the southeastern horizon in the hour or so before sunrise.

   
   
   

Click here to go to the Qué tal in the Current Skies web site for monthly observing information, or here to return to bobs-spaces.

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