Moon Caresses the Bull’s face
This Week’s Sky: February 3 to 9

Waxing to full, the Moon passes through the Winter Football and buzzes a couple of Messier objects this week.

First Quarter Moon
This Week’s Sky: January 26 to February 2

From a waxing crescent Moon near Uranus to the Moon occulting the asteroid Vesta, here are the highlights in This Week’s Sky.

FEATURE TWS Jan 25 at 520 pm, Young Moon near Mercury
This Week’s Sky: January 20 to 26

Look for the slim crescent Moons near Jupiter and Mercury

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This Week’s Sky: January 13 to 19

Waning gibbous Moon, the last Quarter Moon, Algol reaches minimum brightness and the waning crescent Moon near Mars.

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This Week’s Sky: January 6 to 13

The penumbral lunar eclipse, Uranus stands still and the waxing and waning gibbous moon

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This Week’s Sky: December 15 to 22

Winter Solstice, meteors and a passerby comet highlight the week

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This Week’s Sky: December 1 to 7

Watch for planets on the move and the Geminids Meteor Shower

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This Week’s Sky: November 24 to 30

Mercury at maximum near Mars, young Moon meets pretty planets, and touring the lucky stars of Aquarius

The November Meteors, Chromolithograph by Étienne Léopold
This Week’s Sky: November 17 to 23

Leo’s meteors, neighbourly M31 and double Gammas

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