Moon in Conjunction with Saturn

   Friday May 4th the 18-day old waning gibbous Moon will be about 8o from the ringed planet Saturn. Joining the Moon and Saturn is Jupiter off to the west and Mars is to the east. In 2 days the Moon will have moved further east and will be in conjunction with the ‘red planet’ Mars.


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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