Mars can be seen close to the Moon on the evening of the 15th! The pair will become visible from around 16:30 in the South, they can be seen until they set at around 22:30 in the South West. The closest approach is at 04:19 on the morning of the 16th but the pair won’t be visible.
The image shows their location at 19:35 on the 15th
(image is from Stellarium, a fantastic piece of free software)
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