Jupiter/Moon Conjunction

   Saturday evening June 3rd the 9.3-day old waxing gibbous Moon will be within 1-2o from the giant planet Jupiter. Both will very comfortably fit within the field of view of binoculars. Both rise in the east (except on Venus) at about 3 pm CDT and will be over the southern horizon a couple of hours before midnight local time.


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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