Saturday, December 01, 2012
Southern Skywatch December 2012 Edition is now up.
There's still lots of planetary action this month.
Venus is low in the morning sky and is close to the crescent Moon on the 12th. On December 11 the crescent Moon s is close to Saturn.
Jupiter is in the morning sky near the Hyades. Jupiter is at opposition on the 3rd, when it is largest as seen from Earth, this is an ideal time for telescopic views of Jupiter. On the 26th the Moon and Jupiter are close.
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