The Moon & Mars

When:
17/10/2018 @ 6:20 pm – 18/10/2018 @ 12:15 am Europe/London Timezone
2018-10-17T18:20:00+01:00
2018-10-18T00:15:00+01:00

Mars can be seen close to the Moon on the evening of the 17th! The pair will become visible from around 18:20 in the South East, they can be seen until they set just after midnight.  The closest approach is at 13:14 on the 18th however the pair won’t be visible.

The image shows their location at 21:26 on the 17th

(image is from Stellarium, a fantastic piece of free software)

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